Drums of Change (Women of the West #12)

Janette Oke

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She is best known for Katherine, based on the life of 14th century Duchess of Lancaster Katherine Swynford. Nothing has made history more personal than the books I’ve treasured in childhood and beyond. First in the series is: Good Friday Murder Or maybe better is about an actual nun who solves crimes, in the Sister Joan series by Veronica Black (pen name for Maureen Peters, deceased 2008). Rhodes brings Sugar’s experiences — and the Mississippi River setting — vividly to life with spare, evocative language. (Little, Brown, 8–12 years) In Kirkpatrick Hill’s Bo at Ballard Creek, we meet a little girl who lives with her papas (yes, that’s plural) in an almost-worked-out gold-rush town in 1920s Alaska.

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Adventures with the Angels of Love

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It’s an exciting adventure with an unexpected revelation that will have you eager for the next book. (Yes, it’s a cliff-hanger.) Based on the true story of a plantation slave named Gabriel, this story imagines his childhood growing up with the master’s son, learning the blacksmith trade, and later planning a rebellion. Mattie, who loves language and excels at creative writing, longs to go to New York City for college, encouraged by a feminist schoolteacher. Contemporary urban fiction was (and largely still is) a genre written by African Americans.

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The Quickening

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Wearing a topcoat and a pair of galoshes. She is a member of the research group "Violence and Media" of the School of Communication of the University Ramon Llull. Help us build the best list of historical fiction and fantasy anywhere! >>More>> Rose is dedicated, troubled and on the move. At a heady moment of triumph in her legal career, Caroline Masters is summoned home to New Hampshire to defend her niece who has been charged with the murder of her lover.

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The Union Haggadah

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The second book in the Heirs of Ireland Series, it continues the sweeping saga of the Hanley family, this time through the Old West, historic San Francisco and the Gold Rush. I generally spend an hour or two every afternoon gardening as a short break from writing. I was drawn to your writing because of my own seafaring experiences, and seeking seaworthy novels came upon your Thomas Kydd series. Series includes "The Warden", "Barchester Towers", "Doctor Thorne", "Framley Parsonage", "A Small House At Allington" and "The Last Chronicle of Barset". "Baroque Cycle" by Neal Stephenson.

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Dear Enemy

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England and Wales 5.8 million; Scotland 1.0 million; Ireland [n/a] ( Gregory & Stevenson 2000: 289); other estimates put the population of England and Wales at around 5.1 million. Oct 29, 2014. 82 books based on 25 votes: Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell, Tell the. We were very pleased to see that Australian publishers have brought a number of old favourites back into print. Happily, examiners of Advanced level literature have allowed students, in recent years, to study these foreign authors, in translation, in independent extended literary studies.

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The Widow's Secret

Sara Mitchell

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Erasure (sous rature) - to highlight suspect ideologies, notions linked to the metaphysics of presence, Derrida put them under "erasure," metaphorically pointing out the absence of any definitive meaning. Allison Hunter — Stuart Krichevsky Literary Agency, Inc. Set the stage carefully and accurately so that your 18th-century character doesn’t wear clothing or use products that weren’t around at the time. C. come alive as, through the eyes of the 18-year-old Lysanias, we witness a city in the throes of political turmoil and revolution.

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Unshaken: Ruth (The Lineage of Grace Series #3)

Francine Rivers

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We often get requests for recommendations of historical fiction to use when studying particular time periods and historical events. Even so, there was a value placed on accuracy in recording actual events (as ancient criticism of the historian Herodotus ’ accounts of events shows). Virgilio Alinario. include Juan Gatbonton. edited by Resil Mojares. Dill is a freelance writer, editor, speaker, and teacher, living in St. Her aunt prefers that Nell reside at the Chicago Home for the Friendless.

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The Winds of Autumn (Seasons of the Heart) (Volume 2)

Janette Oke

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There have also been produced pure Wuxia television series, many based on works by Jin Yong like Condor Trilogy and Swordsman, also Lu Xiaofeng and Chu Liuxiang by Gu Long. It is the principal cultural way we locate ourselves imaginatively in time and space. Paris in the nineteenth century comes vividly alive, illuminated by the story of the loves, passions, and fierce struggles of a woman who defied the confines of society.

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Dawn's Prelude (Song of Alaska)

Tracie Peterson

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Whatever the reason for Rudolf Höss’s hasty transfer, in the novel, Sophie never even finds out if her son lives or died. You can have literary genre fiction... but that fiction has to do something to shed light on our world, and not only take you away from it. Series begins in 1861-the early part of the Civil War and makes note of the cultural context and prejudices of the time. Coyote and the Grasshoppers: A Pomo Legend – This is one of several legends I read out of a book that is no longer in print.

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The Christmas Chronicles

Jeff Guinn

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As she searches for the one she likes best, she is told stories about the festival and the significance of some of the lanterns that she sees. There is truly something for everyone! presentations for free. Seitzer, Durham County Library, NC): Provides author, title, summary of each of 24 biographies of historical fiction. It is widely believed that the birth of fine restaurants was caused by the French revolution. Delarivier Manley, The New Atalantis (full title: Secret Memoirs and Manners of Several Persons of Quality of Both Sexes.

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