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The Wisdom of Father Brown

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Author, title, pub. year, and summary for more than 15 novels, from Alfred Acorn's The Way We Were: American Nostalgia (Wolfner Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Jefferson City, MO): A list of 30 titles with author and summaries of each title. Those interested in the American Revolution will find Jeff Shaara's powerful portrait of the leaders and events that led the American colonies to revolution insightful and entertaining.

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Huldah: Prophetess

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Horror novels capitalize on emotion (fears, phobias) more than plot. Readers can now acquire a comprehensive picture of Western musical thought and ideas through the ages. This is a fun read, with lots of laughs and larger-than-life characters. (8 – 10 year olds) MC Boori Monty Pryor is a dancer and a storyteller and shares his lively enthusiasm in this vibrant picture book. It would be fruitless to wander randomly through a city the size of Moscow and expect to find the best locations for a novel.

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Song of the Prairie

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For those wanting more romance with their thrills there's Violins of Autumn (2012). When Thomas Rose meets a mysterious French girl known as 'Ling,' he is pulled into a story of adventure and young romance. More information about the trade deal can be found here. http://www.booktrade.info/index.php/showarticle/66293 Sometimes a glimpse into the past can help make sense of the future …Everyone thinks Lexi is crazy when she falls in love with Hollingsworth House – a crumbling old Georgian mansion in Yorkshire – and nobody more so than her husband, Dylan.

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The Bounty Hunter's Bride (Steeple Hill Love Inspired

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Karana is a 12-year-old Native American who refuses to abandon her 6-year-old brother when her island, Ghalas-at (off the Southern California coast) is evacuated. All through the 1960s McMurtry continued to explore the passing of an era and its replacement by a less kind, less gentle way of life, in novels such as Leaving Cheyenne (1963), The Last Picture Show (1966), and a book of valuable reflections, In a Narrow Grave: Essays on Texas (1968). Quezon City: Ateneo de Manila University Press.

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Cheney Duvall, M.D.: The Stars for a Light/Shadow of the

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This rebellion "had been preceded by widespread riots with a Jacobite flavour, prompting the new Whig and Hanoverian government to make riot, hitherto a common-law misdemeanour, into a capital offence by statute" ( Hay & Rogers 1997: 33). Adaptations of Edgar Rice Burroughs’ Tarzan series were done by F. Rock said: I read a book titled American Skinby Don de Grazia. Then I share some recommendations specific to your request. With unexpected twists and turns, this book is the very best mindfuck you've ever had.

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The Scribe's Promise

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Trio includes "Children of Kaywana", "Hubertus" (later republished as "Kaywana Stock") and "The Old Blood". "Robert Hamilton" 2 +? series by Tony Maxwell. Poems by Pascual Agcaoili. and Mariano Dacanay were prayers or religious verses. 1907. It is set in the difficult times of the Depression. And when Union soldiers arrive on their Texas plantation to announce that slaves have been declared free for nearly two years, Sis Goose is horrified to learn that the people she called family have lied to her for so long.

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The Zion Chronicles: The Gates of Zion, A Daughter of Zion,

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Please do not get me wrong, one innocent child being killed is a horrific tragedy. Debut novelist Natalia Sanmartin Fenollera writes a coming of age / love story that's really a story of conversion. Bold as any knight she darted between the bushes and ran into a man squatting against a tree. During the course of his employment, Kit becomes enamored with theater life and when the company is threatened with eviction, Kit helps them steal the theater (you will have to read it to see what I mean!) to build The Globe.

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The Warrior's Bride (Abbey Series #3)

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The question of accuracy and anachronism particularly comes up in YA literature around questions of girls’ independence and level of learning, and even girls’ safety while having exuberant adventures. (Anne Scott MacLeod casts a chilling shadow over the historical inaccuracies of The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle, who emerges “unsullied” from a high seas adventure.) Preoccupied with an analysis of historical fiction as a genre in terms of its social contexts and characterizations, The Distant Mirror, by Joanne Brown and Nancy St.

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The Reapers' Song (Red River of the North #4)

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Young Jack is rescued by a powerful Samurai who adopts him and trains him to join the warrior class. XML::Grammar::Fiction is a CPAN distribution that facilitates writing prose fiction. While his imagination runs riot, he addresses some of life’s greatest joys and worst traumas in a voice that’s deadpan, unflappable and understated. — M. These e-books are one of the top-downloaded genres on Freebooks.com because of the wide range of storytellers. The novels that seem to escape the scorn of these reviewers are works of literary fiction that are set in the past.

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The Rain from God (Cross & the Tomahawk)

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Add it to your shelves on Goodreads, and visit Nicole's website for the scoop on all of her books and her numerous awards! The Shire court, which met at least twice a year, was concerned with the traditional cases under folk law, mainly theft and violence. I find some books depressing, but I ALWAYS want to read on. Besides anthologies, numerous individual volumes of short stories by Texas writers were published during the 1970s and 1980s. And while the story is still pertinent today and while there is definitely still a huge readership, there are elements of this story that date it.

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