The Glorious Prodigal (House of Winslow Book #24)

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Matute skillfully manipulates point of view to heighten the irony. Two Japanese women in their colorful kimonos walked by them hastily into the villa. She meets and joins a runaway slave who is escaping the horrific brutality of slavery and separation from her family. Just ran across a literary book Eromenos by Melanie McDonald (touchstones don't seem to be working, which is a shame because I know Eromemos was in ER program last month.) It's a lovely little book about the relationship between Emperor Hadrian and his doomed lover Antinous.

Remember Jose Inga

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The powerlessness of women and children during this time period is deftly portrayed. Set during the end of the 18th century BC during the late Bronze Age. Nautical Fiction Over 806 authors of novels, novelettes, poetry and short stories related to drama at sea. I just looked at some of the early comments recommending literary HF. The argument for teens reading historical fiction set in the 1980s is a fair . He kept talking, I subsided, the programme ended, but he did have the last word (apart from the host) – he and the other historian agreed that the historical novel – even War and Peace – was a secondary form, at least compared with what they were doing.

No Place for Fear (Hannah of Fort Bridger Series)

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Some kids come to class with a deep background knowledge to draw upon, while others have just shallow reservoirs. Slideshare uses cookies to improve functionality and performance, and to provide you with relevant advertising. City of Jasmine (City of Jasmine, Book #1) by Deanna Raybourn Set against the lush, exotic European colonial outposts of the 1920s, New York Times bestselling author Deanna Raybourn delivers the captivating tale of one woman who embarks upon a journey to see the world—and ends up finding intrigue, danger and a love beyond all reason.

The Crossed Sabres (House of Winslow Book #13)

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The tone, style, and content of YA novels change significantly, depending on the specific age a writer is targeting. From the bookseller’s point of view, the only point of genre is to help people find books they’re likely to buy. I loved mysteries as a teenager, but somewhere along the way, I turned to historical novels, my first love. The earlier you sign up, the better chances you’ll have of winning Author Insider gifts. Observant, inquisitive and creative, Annemarie's actions make the difference between life and death for her best friend, her uncle and the others he is smuggling to Sweden.

The Frontiersman's Daughter: A Novel

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We can link to your websites and social media, and link together books from various authors that you publish. Guthrie -- 1800s American West, frontier, series, The Big Sky Hella Haasse -- Medieval France & England, also 1500s Italy, transl., In a Dark Wood Wandering Karen Harper -- Elizabethan England, mystery, series, The Poyson Garden Sue Harrison -- Prehistoric North America, Mother Earth, Father Sky Georgette Heyer -- Regency England, romance, The Grand Sophy Cecelia Holland -- Medieval & Renaissance Europe, also Celtic Ireland, Great Maria Christian Jacq -- Ancient Egypt, transl., The Son of Light Gary Jennings -- 1500s Mexico, Aztec Empire, adventure, Aztec Terry Johnston -- 1800s American West, frontier, Indian campaigns, Carry the Wind Wayne Johnston -- 1900s Newfoundland, polar exploration, Colony of Unrequited Dreams Pamela Kaufman -- Medieval Europe, Crusades, royalty, The Book of Eleanor Alexander Kent -- 1770s-1800s British Navy, series, Richard Bolitho, Midshipman Dewey Lambdin -- 1780s-1790s British Navy, American Revolution, series, The King’s Coat Louis L’Amour -- American West, family saga, series, Jubal Sackett David Liss -- 1600s Amsterdam, also 1700s London, The Coffee Trader Morgan Llywelyn -- Celtic Ireland, WWI Ireland, medieval Wales, Lion of Ireland William Martin -- Family saga, Annapolis, Boston, Cape Cod, Annapolis Colleen McCullough -- Ancient Rome, series, also 1910s Australia, The First Man in Rome Larry McMurtry -- 1800s American West, Lonesome Dove James Michener -- Multiple places and time periods, Centennial Robert Morgan -- 1900s Appalachia, also American Revolution, Gap Creek Patrick O’Brian -- Napoleonic wars, British Navy, series, Master and Commander Janette Oke -- 1800s Canadian frontier, Christian, romance, Love Comes Softly Zoe Oldenbourg -- Medieval France, Palestine, Crusades, The Cornerstone Baroness Orczy -- French Revolution, The Scarlet Pimpernel Edith Pargeter -- Medieval Wales, England, The Heaven Tree Trilogy Sharon Kay Penman -- Medieval England, Wales, France, The Sunne in Splendour Jean Plaidy -- Medieval and Tudor England, royalty, Royal Road to Fotheringay Steven Pressfield -- Ancient Greece, Alexander the Great, military, Gates of Fire Mary Renault -- Ancient Greece, Alexander the Great, Fire From Heaven Alexandra Ripley -- Antebellum and Reconstruction South, romance, Charleston Kenneth Roberts -- Colonial U.

Vailima letters (v.2): being correspondence addressed by

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The vivid illustrations will be an irresistible draw, but to follow the action, readers will have to parse the “grammar” of the graphic novel format. The vibrant era between 1581 and 1733 in France saw the development of the court ballet, the birth of the tragedie lyrique and other operatic forms, and the prodigious musical activity of such figures as Lully, Marin Marais, Delalande, Couperin, and Rameau. That way readers get the information they need to understand the historical timeline, without a time-out from the action. 3.

Love's Abiding Joy (Love Comes Softly Book #4)

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Students should be required to analyze the film by responding to the questions presented in the movie worksheet. It transports the reader to another time -- dramatically different yet full of striking similarities. Erec & Enide: The poem Erec et Enide is the earliest extant Arthurian romance by 12th-century poet Chrétien de Troyes. The worksheet can be simplified by eliminating some of the questions or by only requiring a single device of fiction to be discussed (question #4) and only one striking image to be described (question #6).

Return to Masada

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Every writer is different, but every writer Lisa has worked with has walked away with a better, stronger, more publishable or submission-ready manuscript. “Lisa is an excellent editor. The England to which he came in 1066 was a soundly organised country in most respects. A chronicle of WWII through the voices of both familiar and unfamiliar heroes in the European and North African war theaters. Either way, I’m glad that I gave it a second chance later in life.

Love To Last Forever - Brides Of Gallatin County, Book Two

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It includes chapters on building characters, plot, narrative, style, point of view, setting and lots more. Ending with reports from the death camps of Auschwitz and Mauthausen, Peter struggles to maintain his sense of identity to the very end. Five years prior, Clare’s older sister Margaret and her Uncle Tomas emigrated in similar fashion and were not to be heard from again. THE CELTS by John Davies This new account of the Celtic peoples, their origins, history, culture and present prospects, is based upon the six-part international television series commissioned by the Welsh language television channel, S4C.

Wolves in sheep's clothing

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And it can tell ancillary stories of secondary characters which can give a broader window on the time period. In adult fiction, she likes literary fiction full of wit and wordplay that may border on the absurd/surreal (bonus if it includes footnotes), smart psychological or supernatural Suspense/Mystery/Horror, or beautifully crafted historical fantasy in the vein of JONATHAN STRANGE & MR. Protestants allege that the infant was smuggled into the palace in a warming pan; "By October the fanatically held belief became so powerful that James felt obliged to hold a special council at which some forty-odd witnesses testified to the genuineness of the birth.