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The Escape From Home (Beyond the Western Sea, Book 1)

By: Avi

Price: $2.95

Publisher: HarperCollins: October 1997

Seller ID: 47171

ISBN: 0380728753

Condition: Used - Good


Maura O'Connell, 15, and her brother, Patrick, 12, escape Ireland's brutal poverty with only the belongings in their bundles and tickets for ocean passage. Sir Laurence Kirkle, 11, flees a life of privilege to seek justice. When fate brings them ogether, the three join forces in a daring scheme that may lead to freedom and glory...or dire consequences. View more info

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The Betrayal (Abram's Daughters, No. 2)

By: Beverly Lewis

Price: $2.95

Publisher: Bethany House Publishers: September 2003

Seller ID: 43364

ISBN: 0764223313

Condition: Used - Good


Beautifully Repackaged: "The Betrayal" and "The Sacrifice"In "The Betrayal," Leah Ebersol and her beloved Jonas Mast are separated by hundreds of miles when he accepts an apprenticeship in Ohio. They are confident their love is strong enough to survive, but more than time and distance are conspiring to keep them apart. In "The Sacrifice," Leah Ebersol has no choice but to believe the worst: Her older sister, Sadie--and Leah's own beloved Jonas--have betrayed her. Now, two years later, Leah still misses them both, though loyal neighbor Gid continues to bide his time. But when tr... View more info

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Killing England: The Brutal Struggle for American Independence (Bill O'Reilly's Killing Series)

By: Bill O'Reilly,Martin Dugard

Price: $4.25

Publisher: Henry Holt and Co.: September 2017

Seller ID: 48670

ISBN: 1627790640

Condition: Used - Good


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Come All You Brave Soldiers: Blacks in the Revolutionary War

By: Clinton Cox

Price: $2.95

Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks: January 2003

Seller ID: 45721

ISBN: 0590475770

Condition: Used - Good


In the Revolutionary War of the United States, black soldiers fought bravely for the freedom of a country that had enslaved and oppressed them. Their story of courage and sacrifice is finally told. A riveting retelling of the American Revolution including what most history books leave out: The story of more than 5,000 black men who enlisted in the Continental Army and risked their lives to gain freedom for the country that oppressed them. "In addition to paying tribute to some overlooked figures, this book also demonstrates why one historical account is never enough to establish the facts,... View more info

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Pope Joan: A Novel

By: Donna Woolfolk Cross

Price: $2.95

Publisher: Broadway Books: June 2009

Seller ID: 43637

ISBN: 0307452360

Condition: Used - Good


A world-wide bestseller, major motion picture and upcoming "Director's Cut" TV mini-series exclusively for the U.S ""Pope Joan" has all the elements one wants in a historical drama-love, sex, violence, duplicity, and long-buried secrets. Cross has written an engaging book.""-Los Angeles Times Book Review" For a thousand years her existence has been denied. She is the legend that will not die-Pope Joan, the ninth-century woman who disguised herself as a man and rose to become the only female ever to sit on the throne of St. Peter. Now in this riveting novel, Donna Woolfolk Cross pai... View more info

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The Mammoth Hunters: Earth's Children, Book Three

By: Jean M. Auel

Price: $2.95

Publisher: Bantam: June 1991

Seller ID: 45100

ISBN: 0553280945

Condition: Used - Good


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Sycamore Row (Jake Brigance)

By: John Grisham

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Doubleday: October 2013

Seller ID: 45099

ISBN: 0385537131

Condition: Used - Good


"John Grisham takes you back to where it all began . . ." John Grisham's "A Time to Kill" is one of the most popular novels of our time. Now we return to that famous courthouse in Clanton as Jake Brigance once again finds himself embroiled in a fiercely controversial trial-a trial that will expose old racial tensions and force Ford County to confront its tortured history. Seth Hubbard is a wealthy man dying of lung cancer. He trusts no one. Before he hangs himself from a sycamore tree, Hubbard leaves a new, handwritten, will. It is an act that drags his adult children, his black maid... View more info

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Mary, Queen of Scots: Queen Without a Country, France 1553 (The Royal Diaries)

By: Kathryn Lasky

Price: $2.95

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.: April 2002

Seller ID: 45090

ISBN: 0439194040

Condition: Used - Good


Readers take a step back in time to 16th-century France in this year-long diary of adolescent Mary, Queen of Scots, who has fled from homeland to the Court of her betrothed in France. Mary is only nine months old when she is crowned Queen of Scotland succeeding her father King James V. Because of political conflicts, she is forced to be separated from her mother and her country from the age of five. For the benefit of forging an alliance with France, the youngster is betrothed to Francis, the son of King Henry ll of France and his wife, the vicious and jealous Queen Catherine de Medici. Ma... View more info

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After the Dancing Days

By: Margaret Rostkowski

Price: $2.95

Publisher: HarperCollins: July 1988

Seller ID: 45082

ISBN: 0064402487

Condition: Used - Good


Is War A Thing To Be Forgotten?That's what Annie's mother would like to do. She wants to forget the pain and heartache--and to keep it away from Annie, too. But Annie cannot forget the death of her favorite uncle, who was killed in France. She cannot forget Andrew, the angry young veteran she meets at the hospital where her father works. Can Annie find the courage to help Andrew? And will she ever be able to make sense of a war that took so much from so many?Drawn to the Kansas hospital where her father cares for wounded World War One veterans, Annie meets Andrew, a disfigured young sold... View more info

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Valley Forge: George Washington and the Crucible of Victory

By: Newt Gingrich,William R. Forstchen,Albert S. Hanser

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Thomas Dunne Books: November 2010

Seller ID: 46515

ISBN: 0312591071

Condition: Used - Good


In "To Try Men's Souls," "New York Times" bestselling authors Newt Gingrich and William R. Forstchen cast a new light on the year 1776 and the man who would become the father of our nation, George Washington. "Valley Forge" picks up the narrative a year after Washington's triumphant surprise attack on Trenton, and much has changed since then. It's the winter of 1777, and Washington's battered, demoralized army retreats from Philadelphia. Arriving at Valley Forge, they discover that their repeated requests for a stockpile of food, winter clothing, and building tools have been ignored by C... View more info

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Guenevere, Queen of the Summer Country (Guenevere Novels)

By: Rosalind Miles

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Broadway Books: July 2000

Seller ID: 45409

ISBN: 0609806505

Condition: Used - Good


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The Essex Serpent: A Novel

By: Sarah Perry

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Custom House: April 2018

Seller ID: 45756

ISBN: 006266638X

Condition: Used - Good


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Sarah's Key

By: Tatiana de Rosnay

Price: $2.95

Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin: September 2008

Seller ID: 45087

ISBN: 0312370849

Condition: Used - Good


A "New York Times" bestseller. Paris, July 1942: Sarah, a ten year-old girl, is brutally arrested with her family by the French police in the Vel' d'Hiv' roundup, but not before she locks her younger brother in a cupboard in the family's apartment, thinking that she will be back within a few hours.Paris, May 2002: On Vel' d'Hiv's 60th anniversary, journalist Julia Jarmond is asked to write an article about this black day in France's past. Through her contemporary investigation, she stumbles onto a trail of long-hidden family secrets that connect her to Sarah. Julia finds herself compelled ... View more info

Schemmer, Benjamin F.

By: The Raid

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Harper & Row: January 1976

Seller ID: 46513

ISBN: B004CMJ0JE

Condition: Used - Good


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