Download E-books The Current: A Battle of Seduction (A Tales of Freya short story) PDF

By Sarah Dahl

The Viking warrior Aldaith meets his genuine fit in basic terms after the conflict: Marked from the most recent struggle, Aldaith desires to get better by means of a movement. yet rather than discovering solitude, he stumbles at the fearless defend maiden Nyssa. The fierce good looks invitations Aldaith into the water to interact in a truly assorted type of conflict - one for which his education leaves him unprepared.

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Download E-books Rush Revere and the Brave Pilgrims: Time-Travel Adventures with Exceptional Americans PDF

By Rush Limbaugh

America’s no 1 radio talk-show host and multi-million-copy number 1 New York Times bestselling writer provides a publication for younger readers with a heritage instructor who travels again in time to have adventures with unparalleled Americans.

MEET RUSH LIMBAUGH’S outstanding friend, RUSH REVERE!

Okay, ok, my name’s particularly Rusty—but my pals name me Rush. Rush Revere. simply because I’ve consistently been the number 1 fan of the best colonial dude ever, Paul Revere. speak about a rock star—this man desired to guard younger the USA so badly, he rode via these bumpy, cobblestone-y streets shouting “the British are coming!” On a horse. most sensible of his lungs. Wind blowing, rain streaming...

Well, you get the image. yet what if you happen to may perhaps get the real picture—by really going again in time and seeing together with your personal eyes how our nice nation got here to be? assembly the folk who made all of it happen—people such as you and me?

Hold directly to your pointy triangle hats, since you can—with me, Rush Revere, doubtless usual alternative heritage instructor, as your travel advisor throughout time! “How?” you ask? good, there’s this portal. And a horse. My talking horse named Liberty. And—well, simply belief me, I’ll get us there.

We’ll commence by means of becoming a member of a shipload of courageous households traveling at the Mayflower in 1620. Yawn? I don’t imagine so. 1620 was once a good looking notable time, and you’ll event precisely what they did on that tough, harmful ocean crossing. jointly, we’ll ask the pilgrims all our questions, learn the way they reside, subscribe to them on the first Thanksgiving, and lots more and plenty extra.

So saddle up and let’s journey! Our extraordinary kingdom is ready to be chanced on once more by way of unheard of younger patriots—like you!

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Download E-books War Games PDF

By Audrey Couloumbis

1941. Greece. For 12-year-old Petros, global battle II feels far-off. but if the Germans invade Greece, the warfare is all of sudden impossibly close.  in a single day, acquaintances develop into enemies. humans start to hold secrets and techniques (Petros's relations such a lot of all). And for the 1st time, Petros has the opportunity to turn out himself to his older brother, Zola. quickly what have been as soon as simply boys' video games develop into issues of lifestyles and loss of life as Petros and Zola each one wonder whether, like their Resistance fighter cousin, they can also make a distinction. in accordance with the real tale of Akila Couloumbis's wartime boyhood, Newbery Honor winner Audrey Couloumbis, writing together with her husband Akila, explores what it used to be like coming of age in Nazi occupied Greece, and tells a narrative of kinfolk, friendship, and not likely heroes.

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Download E-books The Plot on the Pyramid (Egyptian Tales) PDF

By Terry Deary

The good Pyramid is a full of life position to paintings. the one inflammation is Antef, the fussy, bullisome manager who makes each person suppose extra like slaves than loose employees: a lot in order that they prove occurring strike to protest opposed to him! whilst Antef disappears, the employees are blamed. the one witness is Dafia, yet she remains silent to guard her father. even though, she makes a decision to come back up with a plan to transparent the men's names, and the single method to do this is to turn out that Antef is alive. yet how?

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Download E-books Goldfasan: Die Goldstein-Trilogie Bd.2 (German Edition) PDF

By Jan Zweyer

Hauptkommissar Peter Goldstein arrangiert sich mit den Nazis: Schon sehr frühzeitig verkürzt er seinen Namen auf Golsten und tritt nicht nur der Partei bei, sondern um der Karriere willen sogar der SS.

Aktuell hat Golsten den Auftrag, sich den Haushalt von Walter Munder, dem stellvertretenden Kreisleiter der NSDAP in Herne, anzusehen. Dessen polnische Haushaltshilfe ist verschwunden, was once erst mit zwei Tagen Verzögerung gemeldet worden ist.

Ohne es zu ahnen, sticht Golsten mit seinen Befragungen in ein Wespennest. Denn zum einen plant Munder einen Betrug an Volk und Vaterland im großen Stil, zum andern steht der Kreisleiter schon längst auf der Abschussliste von SS-Sturmbannführer Saborski. Und noch etwas ahnt Golsten nicht: Sein eigener Schwiegervater bietet in dem gemeinsamen Wohnhaus einem Juden Schutz vor den Nazis ...

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Download E-books Tochter der Insel: Historischer Roman (German Edition) PDF

By Jutta Oltmanns

Aufbruch in ein fernes, weites Land

Wangerooge 1854. Als ihre Großmutter plötzlich stirbt, steht die junge Waise Lea ganz alleine und völlig mittellos da. Von ihrer Zwillingsschwester Rebekka, die vor zwei Jahren nach Amerika ausgewandert ist, hat sie nie wieder gehört. Als Lea auch noch erfährt, dass ihre große Liebe Immo sich mit einer anderen Frau verlobt hat, beschließt sie, Rebekka in Amerika zu suchen. Die weite Reise und das Leben im wilden Westen werden Lea für immer verändern, aber wird sie ihre Heimat wirklich vergessen können?

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Download E-books Adventures of the Treasure Fleet: China Discovers the World PDF

By Ann Martin Bowler

Join the chinese language admiral and his staff as they conflict pirates and raging storms during this fantastically illustrated chinese language historical past ebook for kids.

Did you recognize that eighty five years prior to Columbus stumbled on the USA, chinese language ships longer than a soccer box sailed millions of miles via unknown oceans and visited greater than 30 countries? it truly is true!

Adventures of the Treasure Fleet: China Discovers that World is the fantastic tale of those seven epic voyages and their larger-than-life commander, Admiral Zheng He. starting in 1405, Admiral Zheng He led greater than three hundred immense, brightly-painted ships around the South China Sea to the Indian Ocean and all of the technique to the far away coast of Africa. The admiral and his staff battled pirates and raging storms, and have been surprised via the folks and methods of existence in far-off lands. At every one port, chinese language items have been traded for pearls, beneficial stones, herbs and drugs that have been given as tribute to China's robust emperor while the ships' back home.

Filled with historic evidence, Adventures of the Treasure Fleet brings a ravishing piece of historical past to existence. Gracefully advised and fantastically illustrated, the story's speedy velocity will continue young children captivated whereas supplying sufficient info to meet curious readers of every age.

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Download E-books The Toll of the Bush PDF

Geoffrey Hernshaw has left the excessive existence in London to aid his brother Robert with a scrub farm in Wairangi. regardless of the problems the hot international presents, Geoffrey unearths friendship with Eve Milford, the daughter of the town's shop keeper. Their comparable pursuits and provocative conversations on evolution and faith has Geoffrey hoping for greater than simply friendship. Eve although, has one other extra competitive suitor in Mr. Fletcher, the neighborhood clergyman and Geoffrey has an enemy, one with a mystery that grants to be his undoing. Satchell's moment novel A Toll within the Bush supplies intrigue, scandal, drama and romance set opposed to the remarkable backdrop of the Hokianga.

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Download E-books Das Mädchen aus Mantua: Historischer Roman (Historische Liebesromane. Bastei Lübbe Taschenbücher) (German Edition) PDF

By Charlotte Thomas

Padua, 1601. Celestina wird der Schicklichkeit halber von ihrer Mutter zu Verwandten nach Padua gesandt. Die eigensinnige junge Witwe, die ihr selbstständiges Leben in Mantua nur ungern aufgibt, macht aus der no longer eine Tugend, denn sie hat sich Unmögliches in den Kopf gesetzt: Celestina will an der berühmten Universität von Padua Medizin studieren!

Ein ebenso waghalsiges wie aussichtsloses Unterfangen, denn Frauen haben in den Hörsälen nichts verloren. Das Streben nach akademischen Würden ist allein den Herren der Schöpfung vorbehalten. Doch Celestina hat nicht nur stapelweise Anatomiebücher ihres verstorbenen Gatten im Gepäck, sondern auch eine Auswahl an passender Männerkleidung...

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