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Seller ID: 9780140384284
Amid the rough-and-tumble world of frontier Iowa, eighteen-year-old Abbie Mackenzie treasured a secret dream. And while dreams don't always come true, Abbie finds love and laughter in a story that has captivated generations. View more info
Seller ID: 9780698119734
In one moment Nicole Burns's life changes forever. The sound of gunfire at an Anne Frank exhibit, the panic, the crowd, and Nicole is no longer Nicole. Whiplashed through time and space, she wakes to find herself a privileged Jewish girl living in Nazi-occupied Paris during World War II. No more Internet diaries and boy troubles for Nicole-now she's a carefree Jewish girl, with wonderful friends and a charming boyfriend. But when the Nazi death grip tightens over France, Nicole is forced into hiding, and begins a struggle for survival that brings her face to face with Anne Frank. "This is... View more info
By: "Boeve, Eunice"
Publisher: "Unionville, NY", 1997
Edition: "(3rd printing, revised)"
Seller ID: 6-7T011
"As new - gift quality! The true story of 12-year-old Virginia Reed who, with her family and the Donner family, was trapped for the winter in the Sierra Mountains in 1846 while traveling from Illinois to their new home in California. True facts with fictional dialog." View more info
By: "Boyne, John"
Publisher: David Fickling Books:
Seller ID: 9780385751537
Berlin 1942 When Bruno returns home from school one day, he discovers that his belongings are being packed in crates. His father has received a promotion and the family must move from their home to a new house far far away, where there is no one to play with and nothing to do. A tall fence running alongside stretches as far as the eye can see and cuts him off from the strange people he can see in the distance. But Bruno longs to be an explorer and decides that there must be more to this desolate new place than meets the eye. While exploring his new environment, he meets another boy who... View more info
Publisher: NY, 1986
Edition: (1st edition)
Seller ID: 5-0T027
"Ex-library with expected markings. Tight, bright, clean and square with good+ dust jacket. ""while visiting the site of sacred cave paintings in the middle of the Australian outback, John Midas slips back thousands of years and finds himself among a prehistoric aboriginal tribe."" John Midas #2." View more info
Publisher: NY, 1963
Edition: (1st paperback)
Seller ID: 0NP008
"Tight, bright, clean & square. Light staining to page corners. ""Armed with a dusty scrap of newspaper clipping and the hazy recollections of the distant years before the Nazis came, Nico set forth…This America…was indeed a huge and formidable place. What incredible foolishness it was for one lone and maybe not so lucky French boy to set out to find his father in it...""Vintage young adult novel. " View more info
Seller ID: 9780440343691
Amid the grandeur of the remote Pacific Northwest stands Kingcome, a village so ancient that, according to Kwakiutl myth, it was founded by the two brothers left on earth after the great flood. The Native Americans who still live there call it Quee, a place of such incredible natural richness that hunting and fishing remain primary food sources. But the old culture of totems and potlatch is being replaces by a new culture of prefab housing and alcoholism. Kingcome's younger generation is disenchanted and alienated from its heritage. And now, coming upriver is a young vicar, Mark Brian, on ... View more info
By: "Emerson, Zack"
Publisher: NY, 1991
Edition: (1st thus)
Seller ID: 64P022
"As new except for faint dents on front cover and faint edgewear - appears unread. ""To Michael Jennings, Vietnam was just some faraway place where people were killing each other for reasons that weren't very clear. Until he met the rest of the guys in Echo Company.""" View more info
By: "Fast, Howard"
Seller ID: 9780553273229
When you read this novel about April 19, 1775, you will see the British redcoats marching in a solid column through your town. Your hands will be sweating and you will shake a little as you grip your musket because never have you shot with the aim of killing a man. But you will shoot, and shoot again and again while your shoulder aches from your musket's kick and the tight, disciplined red column bleeds and wavers and breaks and you begin to shout at the top of your lungs because you are there, at the birth of freedom--you're a veteran of the Battle of Lexington, and you've helped whip the Kin... View more info
By: "Fox, Janet"
Seller ID: 9780142414132
Sixteen-year-old Maggie Bennet's life is in tatters. Her mother has disappeared, and is presumed dead. The next thing she knows, her father has dragged Maggie away from their elegant Newport home, off on some mad excursion to Yellowstone in Montana. Torn from the only life she's ever known, away from her friends, from society, and verging on no prospects, Maggie is furious and devastated by her father's betrayal. But when she arrives, she finds herself drawn to the frustratingly stubborn, handsome Tom Rowland, the son of a park geologist, and to the wild romantic beauty of Yellowstone itself. ... View more info
Seller ID: 9780439404372
An exciting, magical adventure set among the crumbling canals and ancient ruins of Venice, Italy. Prosper and Bo are orphans on the run from their cruel aunt and uncle. The brothers decide to hide out in Venice, where they meet a mysterious character who calls himself the "Thief Lord." Brilliant and charismatic, the Thief Lord leads a ring of street children who dabble in petty crimes. Prosper and Bo relish being part of this colorful new family. But the Thief Lord has secrets of his own. And soon the boys are thrust into circumstances that will lead them, and readers, to a fantastic, spel... View more info
By: "Greene, Bette"
Publisher: NY, PUFFIN BOOKS: 1999
Seller ID: 11KS01
Condition: NEAR FINE
"As new except for flower sticker inside front cover (Original book). ""When her small hometown in Arkansas becomes the site of a camp housing German prisoners during World War II, Patty Bergen learns what it means to open her heart. Even though she's Jewish, she begins to see a prison escapee, Anton, not as a Nazi - but as a lonely, frightened young man with feelings not unlike her own..."" As new - gift quality! (Sequel) ""Graduating from Jenkninsville High School marks a new beginning...Patty decides to go to Germany in search of Anton's mother, desperate for... View more info
By: "Greene, Bette"
Publisher: Puffin / Penguin:
Seller ID: 9780141306360
When her small hometown in Arkansas becomes the site of a camp housing German prisoners during World War II, 12-year-old Patty Bergen learns what it means to open her heart. Although she's Jewish, she begins to see a prison escapee, Anton, not as a Nazi--but as a lonely, frightened young man with feelings not unlike her own, who understands and appreciates her in a way her parents never will. And Patty is willing to risk losing family, friends--even her freedom--for what has quickly become the most important part of her life. Thoughtful, moving, and hard-hitting, Summer of My German Soldier ha... View more info
Publisher: SIMON PULSE:
Seller ID: 12KS05
Condition: NEAR FINE
"House - as new. Mystery - faint cover creasing & bookstore stamp on title page. ""A black family tries to unravel the secrets of their home which was once a stop on the Underground Railway."" In the sequel they ""must decide what to do with his stupendous treasure, hidden for one hundred yeas in a cavern near their home...""" View more info