Category: Historical Fiction

Download E-books Lone Wolf and Cub, Vol. 3: The Flute of the Fallen Tiger PDF

By Kazuo Koike

Subscribe to renegade samurai Itto Ogami and his baby son, Daigoro, in 5 extra adventures at the darkish street to Hell. What do 3 mysterious Shogunate assassins, a road entertainer, and the crests of the useless have in universal? "The child Cart Wolf" keeps his dealing of loss of life for gold and encounters one ronin who's bent on placing a cease to his trip. Will he prevail? keep on with the per 30 days adventures of Lone Wolf and Cub, one of many real classics of comics literature, to be had in the USA for the 1st time in over a decade!

This quantity includes the next stories:
The Flute of the Fallen Tiger
part Mat, One Mat, A Fistful of Rice
The White direction among the Rivers
The Virgin and the Whore
shut Quarters

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Download E-books Chains (The Seeds of America Trilogy) PDF

By Laurie Halse Anderson

If a whole country may perhaps search its freedom, why now not a girl?

because the innovative struggle starts off, thirteen-year-old Isabel wages her personal fight...for freedom. Promised freedom upon the demise in their proprietor, she and her sister, Ruth, in a merciless accident develop into the valuables of a malicious ny urban couple, the Locktons, who've no sympathy for the yankee Revolution or even much less for Ruth and Isabel. while Isabel meets Curzon, a slave with ties to the Patriots, he encourages her to secret agent on her vendors, who understand info of British plans for invasion. She is reluctant initially, but if the unthinkable occurs to Ruth, Isabel realizes her loyalty is offered to the bidder who provides her with freedom.

From acclaimed writer Laurie Halse Anderson comes this compelling, impeccably researched novel that exhibits the lengths we will visit do away with our chains, either actual and religious.

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Download E-books Shadow of the King (The Pendragon's Banner Trilogy Book 3) PDF

By Helen Hollick

Publication 3 of the Pendragon's Banner Trilogy. Arthur – the boy who grew to become a King, who grew to become a legend. 500 advert, and Britain is at peace. but if King Arthur is lacking, presumed lifeless, the vultures descend, vying for his throne. Chaos threatens during this evocative and strong Arthurian legend retold by way of united states this present day bestselling historic fiction writer Helen Hollick.

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Download E-books Attila mon amour T05 : Terre brûlées PDF

"Ravenne, avril 451. C'est le branle-bas de strive against dans les quartiers généraux romains. Est-ce qu'implorer Dieu sera suffisant pour sauver le peuple des griffes sataniques d'Attila et de ses hordes barbares ?... Certainement pas, malheureusement... Attila s'apprête à envahir toute l. a. Gaule et face à ce désastre, l'armée romaine crée une sainte alliance avec les Wisigoths. Ensemble, ils seront plus fortress, et pourront peut-être lutter. Mais celle qu'ils craignent par dessus tout, c'est los angeles Lupa, los angeles femme-louve, âme damnée et maîtresse d'Attila. motor vehicle celle-ci n'a qu'une idée en tête, envahir Lutèce, afin d'assouvir une vengeance personnelle... Et il sera bien difficile de lui faire changer d'avis... Mitton au scénario et Bonnet au dessin nous invitent à suivre l. a. destinée d'un des plus célèbres conquérants de l'Histoire. Un récit réaliste qui restitue avec crudité et cruauté cette époque barbare."

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Download E-books A Tangled Web PDF

By L.M. Montgomery

It's the darkish relatives vs. the Penhallows during this bold and witty, sarcastic and mawkish novel through the writer of Anne of eco-friendly Gables.

What Will Feuding households Do To Win?

It all starts with nice Aunt Becky and her notorious prized ownership: a mythical heirloom jug. After her loss of life, each person desires it. yet the hot proprietor will not be named for one year...

Anything It Takes

Mayhem reigns and tables are became in a yr while every little thing feels topsy-turvy. One lady will lose her fiancé. enemies due to the fact that early life will inexplicably come jointly. And a pair mysteriously separated on their marriage ceremony evening ten years prior to will discover a moment likelihood at love. Then comes the evening while Aunt Becky's needs could be revealed...and the kinfolk is in for the largest shock of all.

What Readers are Saying:

"Next to Anne of eco-friendly Gables, [it's] one of many books i have re-read the main occasions. i have consistently enjoyed this and thought of it the easiest of Montgomery's standalone books."

"Superb. completely tremendous. The characters reside and step correct off the web page, leaving me wondering them after i have closed the book."

"Classic L.M. Montgomery. plenty of enjoyable characters doing loopy issues after which gossiping approximately it to somebody who will hear. enjoyed it!"

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Download E-books Clara Barton: Founder of the American Red Cross (Childhood of Famous Americans) PDF

By Augusta Stevenson

Some of the most well known sequence ever released for younger american citizens, those classics were praised alike through mom and dad, academics, and librarians. With those full of life, inspiring, fictionalized biographies - simply learn by way of teenagers of 8 and up - state-of-the-art child is swept correct into historical past.

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Download E-books Buddha, Vol. 3: Devadatta PDF

By Osamu Tezuka

The Eisner and Harvey Winner

The 3rd quantity of this epic photo novel ship Siddhartha additional right into a global mired in ache and ache. the adventure to peace and enlightenment looms some distance yet bright.

Prince Siddhartha fast learns that the monk's direction is roofed in thorns and self-abuses even more profound than shaving your head. His new partners Dhepa and Assaji accompany him to plague-ridden city, governed through the ravashing Visakha. On a unique course full of as many vararies is Devadatta, an orphan who learns in simple terms that undesirable quite often will get worse.

To unusual towns, and dire prophecies...

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Download E-books Mickey & Me: A Baseball Card Adventure (Baseball Card Adventures) PDF

By Dan Gutman

When Joe Stoshack's dad leads to the health center after a motor vehicle twist of fate, he has phrases to claim to his son: Mickey Mantle. For Stosh has a unique energy -- with a baseball card in hand, he can shuttle again in time. And his dad has an extraordinary card -- Mantle's worthy 1951 rookie card. "I've been puzzling over it for a very long time. return to 1951. you are the just one who can do it," Dad whispers.

That evening Stosh grips the cardboard and prepares for one more magical experience. but if he opens his eyes, he is not in Yankee Stadium -- he is in Milwaukee on June eight, 1944. and the way he wound up there's not part as striking as what he finds!

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