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Rating: 4.40 / 5
5 reviews

Guy Fawkes: The Gunpowder Plot

by Maureen Appleton

There was a real plot we shall have to judge for ourselves as the tense story unfolds; but it is not to be wondered at that Englishmen felt a shock of horror and of relief from catastrophe on November 5, 1605, or that we still celebrate the deliverance. Men, who were themselves good, in the sense that they were filled with religious zeal, had certainly planned one of the most evil deeds in history. They had planned murder on a mass scale; murder of King and Lords.

The aim of this book is to take a familiar event in history and examine the cause and effect so that it no longer stands isolated from its background.
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Genre: Children's eBooks, Historical Fiction, History, Europe, UK, Nonfiction, Children's Nonfiction
Size: 62 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 16 January 2018 onward  

Rating: 4.40 / 5
5 reviews

Londinium Revisited (Time Tunnel Book 2)

by Olli Tooley

In this sequel to "Time Tunnel To Londinium" the hero, ten year old David, returns to Roman London, but this time it is fifty years after his first visit. He again meets his friend, Marcus, who is now an old man, and he helps, indirectly, with the building of the London Wall. Back in present day London he helps promote archaeology and gets another brief brush with fame. The story includes a lot of genuine historical facts about ordinary life in Roman Britain, woven into a fantasy in which one particular boy seems destined to find time tunnels at vital moments in his life. ...

Genre: Children's eBooks, Historical Fiction, Literature & Fiction, Fiction, Children's Fiction
Size: 47 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 16 January 2018 onward  

Rating: 5.00 / 5
2 reviews

Harry I Was?!: 5th Grade History Through Literacy

by Education Department, Patriots Point

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Genre: Children's eBooks, Historical Fiction, Nonfiction, Children's Nonfiction, Fiction, Children's Fiction, Religious, Geography & Cultures
Size: 121 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 16 January 2018 onward  

The King's Games: Diary of a Competitive King (Adventure Stories for Kids)

by Jeff Child

The games begin. Who will be the new king? Barthor has trained for this day all his life: The day the tournament begins. The tournament consists of jousting, sword fighting, swimming, and archery. He stands a chance, because he is one of the best. But there is another character with a strong desire to win as well: Malofact, a man who holds nothing back and cheats his way through the matches. Will Barthor still be able to win, despite his cheating opponent? Start reading and find out! ...

Genre: Children's eBooks, Historical Fiction, Fiction, Children's Fiction, Religious, Geography & Cultures
Size: Unknown
Free eBook download for Kindle from 16 January 2018 onward  

Rating: 4.70 / 5
11 reviews

Helen Keller For Kids Book: Fun Facts About The Accomplishments & Life Of Helen Keller

by Jacob Smith

Children's author Jacob Smith presents: "Helen Keller For Kids Book: Fun Facts About The Accomplishments & Life Of Helen Keller". This informative kids book includes well chosen words & great pictures to help children learn more about one of the world's most beloved and inspirational women, Helen Keller.

Aside from the interesting facts and images Mr Smith presents in his Helen Keller For Kids Book he also covers some interesting insights about Helen Keller's background, what caused her blindness, how she coped growing up, her accomplishments, how she inspired people all over the world, and much more.

The pictures within this book are accompanied by small bits of easy to understand text while making it an exciting read about The life of Helen Keller. Therefore, ...

Genre: Children's eBooks, Historical Fiction, Nonfiction, Children's Nonfiction, History
Size: 45 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 15 January 2018 onward  

Rating: 4.80 / 5
6 reviews

Piccalilly: A Remembrance Day short story

by Samantha Henthorn

Piccalilly is a short children's novel about Lillian, an eight year old girl who is missing her older brother, Joe. He has been serving in the army in World War One. When Lillian's parents receive a telegram informing them of the worst, Lillian discovers that Joe's spirit is living on in a series of comforting events. Piccalilly is based around a true story, in memory of the author's family. Written originally for the author's mother and published to remember those who lost their lives during World War One.A short story that both children and adults can enjoy....

Genre: Children's eBooks, Historical Fiction, Literature & Fiction, Fiction, Children's Fiction
Size: 57 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 14 January 2018 onward  

Rating: 5.00 / 5
1 review

The Diary of a Slave Girl, Ruby Jo (South Carolina 1717-1718) (PLANTATIONS and PIRATES Book 2)

by Karen McWilliams

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Genre: Children's eBooks, Historical Fiction, History, Americas, Nonfiction, Fiction, Children's Fiction
Size: 144 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 14 January 2018 onward  

Rating: 5.00 / 5
1 review

The Journal of Darien Dexter Duff, an Emancipated Slave (Louisiana 1865) (PLANTATIONS and PIRATES Book 3)

by Karen McWilliams

The Journal of Darien Dexter Duff (Louisiana 1865) is written by a twelve year old slave boy, Darien Dexter Junior. He begins writing in his journal after the bloody Civil War ends and Emancipation was declared for all slaves living in this country. Darien is a typical boy who gets in trouble with his Cousin Ernie, his sister Daneece, little brother Doofus, Auntie Sue, and her children as the large extended family treks across the bayous in search of a new place to live and work. Freedom for the first time in the family's lives is very confusing. The family takes an adventurous ride in a paddle boat down the Mississippi. to the bustling international port of New Orleans where everyone in the family finds work. Darien, Cousin Ernie, and Horace and Hector, Auntie Sue's adopted sons, ha...

Genre: Children's eBooks, Historical Fiction, Fiction, Children's Fiction
Size: 188 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 14 January 2018 onward  

Rating: 5.00 / 5
1 review

The Journal of Leroy Jeremiah Jones, a Fugitive Slave (Alabama 1855) (Plantations and Pirates Book 6)

by Karen McWilliams

The Journal of Leroy Jeremiah Jones, a Fugitive Slave (Alabama 1855) is one adventure after another that Leroy shares with his plantation owner's step son, Eddy. Both boys call Massa Jake "Snake" which he has been since he married Eddy's Mama, Miz Evil Eye who has one blue eye and one brown eye and whistles through her teeth. The two boys get in one mess after another until they encounter the worst of the worst when SNAKE plans to give away Leroy's 3 year old brothers for Christmas presents. When SNAKE and Missus Evil Eye go to HUNTSVILLE for a few days, Eddy skips school and goes fishing with Leroy. They stumble upon a SECRET CAVE which becomes their hideout until Leroy's family is rescued by an Abolitionist. Many fugitive slaves hid in caves and bayous or swamps. Their friends in ...

Genre: Children's eBooks, Historical Fiction, History, Nonfiction, Fiction, Children's Fiction
Size: 154 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 14 January 2018 onward  

JOURNAL of JACK BLACK, a FUGITIVE SLAVE (North Carolina, Bahamas, Tortuga, Jamaica, and St. Croix 1718) (PLANTATIONS and PIRATES Book 4)

by KAREN MCWILLIAMS

JACK, NAMED JACKLEEN, LIVES ON A PLANTATION WITH HER OLDER BROTHER, SAMSON, AND HER MANGY FAT BLACK CAT, MISSUS FLUFFERS. YEARS AGO HER PARENTS WERE SOLD, AND SHE AND HER OLDER BROTHER WERE CARED FOR BY THEIR GRANDMOTHER, CRAZY OLE GERT. WHEN CRAZY OLE GERT DIES, JACK AND HER BROTHER TAKE MISSUS FLUFFERS AND RUN FROM THE PLANTATION TO BATH, NORTH CAROLINA. THEY HAVE SCARY ADVENTURES UNTIL THEY FIND THEMSELVES RESCUED BY PIRATES, BLACKBEARD, GENTLEMAN STEDE BONNET, AND OTHERS NICKNAMED BONES, MOUSE, AND TOAD. WHEN STEDE BONNET GOES TO BATH TO SIGN THE KING'S PARDON, HE RETURNS TO FIND HIS SHIP COMPLETELY EMPTY AND NONE OF THE MEN ARE WAITING FOR HIM, HE LOCATES HIS CREW MAROONED BY BLACKBEARD ON A DESERTED ISLAND. THE PIRATES AND FUGITIVE SLAVES THEN SAIL TO THE PIRATES' HAVEN IN NASSAU...

Genre: Children's eBooks, Historical Fiction, History, Nonfiction, Fiction, Children's Fiction
Size: 201 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 14 January 2018 onward  

Diary of a Black Seminole Girl, Ebony Noel (Spring 1834 Florida) (Plantations and Pirates Book 7)

by Karen McWilliams

In the era of Slavery in the New World, many slaves did not run NORTH to FREEDOM. Many like the CARTER family ran to Florida to join the Seminole Indians who protected them from being killed or captured and returned to abusive plantations.. The fugitives were called slaves when they lived with the Seminoles. But there was little about them that resembled slavery on a New World plantation. Seminole slaves lived in separate houses or Chickee Huts near their Seminole friends. The only rule the Seminoles gave their slaves was to provide ten percent of their livestock and produce as rent. The Seminoles and their slaves enjoyed celebrations and frolics together, where they played ball games, ran races, sang, danced, and held Court to discuss broken rules such as Ebony Noel, her brother PP, ...

Genre: Children's eBooks, Historical Fiction, History, Nonfiction, Fiction, Children's Fiction
Size: 260 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 14 January 2018 onward  

Rating: 5.00 / 5
1 review

Kid Legends: True Tales of Childhood from the Books Kid Artists, Kid Athletes, KidPresidents, and Kid Authors

by David Stabler and Doogie Horner

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Genre: Children's eBooks, Historical Fiction, Nonfiction, Children's Nonfiction, Fiction, Children's Fiction, Religious, Biographies, Geography & Cultures, History
Size: Unknown
Free eBook download for Kindle from 13 January 2018 onward  

Rating: 1.00 / 5
1 review

Common Core Standards and World War II: A Literary Veteran's Day Observance

by Pat Scales

President Dwight D. Eisenhower, a five-star general and commander of the Allied Forces in Europe during World War II, established a committee in 1954 to plan a Veterans Day observance. This day honors all veterans of the United States and is held each year on November 11 with a somber ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery. A wreath is placed on the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and followed by a parade of colors. In 2015, the United States and the world will mark the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II. Victory in Europe occurred on May 8, 1945, but the official end of the war came when Japan surrendered to the United States on August 15, 1945. Some students may have family members who remember World War II, but most only know the hardships both at home and in foreign war zones thr...

Genre: Children's eBooks, Historical Fiction, History, Military, Nonfiction, Education & Reference, Education, Fiction, Children's Fiction
Size: 23 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 13 January 2018 onward  

Rating: 4.50 / 5
13 reviews

Guardian: Where a Dream Is Challenged "A World War 2 Airplane Who Decides To Never Give Up"

by Greer Alexis Bacon and TD Smartgroupv

In the great open plains during the world war 2 era. There sits a airplane junkyard. This is home to Guardian, a propeller airplane destroy from a crash. Which left her fighter pilot badly hurt. Guardian, who dreams of flying once again with her young solider.This heart felt story is perfect for all ages. Children will enjoy the imagination and the up lifted attitude of Guardian. As she is faced with challenge that could destroy her dreams. This heart felt moral story for all ages. Is a true example about American courage through heart of airplane who loves her fighter pilot. perfect as a quick read or children's bedtime story....

Genre: Children's eBooks, Historical Fiction, Science, Nature & How It Works, Fiction, Action & Adventure, Children's Fiction, War, History, Military, Nonfiction, Children's Nonfiction, Professional & Technical, Transportation, Cars, Trains & Things That Go
Size: 10 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 13 January 2018 onward  

Rating: 4.60 / 5
5 reviews

SWORD OF TULKAR

by J.P. Reedman

SWORD OF TULKAR AND OTHER WRITINGS ON ANCIENT BRITAIN AND IRELAND is a collection of two short stories and 10 poems set in the long gone era of the Ancestors. In SWORD OF TULKAR, a young woman at the end of the British Bronze Age finds her village burned by new invaders, the Horseheads. She is befriended by the mysterious smith, Tulkar, who lives in a remote cave with his large family, a hoard of metal objects--and the half buried remains of the old Matriarch of his people.He makes a sword for girl, Ardagh, then vanishes, leaving her alone to find her way in a land of burial cairns and stone circles, of spirits and ancestors. And one comes to her aid--the spirit of old Ourar, buried in the smith's cave.With her spirit guardian guiding her, Ardagh learned both sword-arts and courage, and ev...

Genre: Children's eBooks, Historical Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Fantasy, Fiction, Children's Fiction
Size: 40 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 13 January 2018 onward  

Rating: 4.00 / 5
1 review

Peacock House

by M A Boughen

A mysterious phone call leads William on a journey of discovery which unearths his grandad's schoolboy wartime adventure....

Genre: Children's eBooks, Historical Fiction, Literature & Fiction, Fiction, Children's Fiction, Action & Adventure
Size: 68 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 13 January 2018 onward  

Who is the Queen of England? A very short book for children

by S G Mancini

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Genre: Children's eBooks, Historical Fiction, Nonfiction, Children's Nonfiction, Fiction, Children's Fiction, Religious, Geography & Cultures, History
Size: 13 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 13 January 2018 onward  

Rating: 4.50 / 5
2 reviews

What Can a President Really Do?: A Good Answer to a Good Question (Who HQ Presents)

by Who HQ

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Genre: Children's eBooks, Historical Fiction, Fiction, Children's Fiction, Nonfiction, Children's Nonfiction, Education & Reference, History
Size: Unknown
Free eBook download for Kindle from 11 January 2018 onward  

Rating: 4.30 / 5
159 reviews

The Mystery of Smugglers Cove (FREE BOOKS FOR KIDS CHILDREN MIDDLE GRADE MYSTERY ADVENTURE) (The Mystery Series Book 1)

by Paul Moxham

*FREE FOR A LIMITED TIME!!! DOWNLOAD THIS TODAY!!!*Are you up for a thrilling adventure? When twelve year old Joe and his two younger sisters visit Smugglers Cove for the summer holidays, they get caught up in a thrilling adventure that is beyond their wildest imagination. Follow the children as they flee down a river, are chased by ferocious dogs, locked up in an old manor, get lost at sea, expose a spy, and more! Book 1 in The Mystery Series, this adventure novel is set in 1950's Britain, and will suit people who enjoy Nancy Drew, the Hardy Boys or the Famous Five....

Genre: Children's eBooks, Historical Fiction, Literature & Fiction, Fiction, Children's Fiction, Religious, Action & Adventure, Geography & Cultures, Growing Up & Facts of Life, Mysteries & Detectives
Size: 178 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 09 January 2018 onward  

Rating: 4.10 / 5
153 reviews

The Mystery of the Missing Money (FREE MIDDLE GRADE MYSTERY ADVENTURE) (The Mystery Series, Short Story Book 1)

by Paul Moxham

January 2014 Sale!Get all 3 Mystery Books for 0.99! Save $9...

Genre: Children's eBooks, Historical Fiction, Literature & Fiction, Fiction, Children's Fiction, Religious, Action & Adventure, Geography & Cultures, Growing Up & Facts of Life, Mysteries & Detectives
Size: 22 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 09 January 2018 onward  

Rating: 4.50 / 5
4 reviews

Origins Of The Magdon: Vercovicium: Volume 1 (The Magdon Series)

by Tobey Alexander

The first in an exciting series exploring the adventures of Archy as he goes in search of a monster buried in the shadows for centuries. There is another world beneath our own, we just have to remember that it is there.

Hadrian's Wall, Summer 1911 Archy is given the chance to spend his summer at the excavation of a Roman Fort called Vercovicium. One fateful day Archy stumbles across a buried tomb. Braving the dark Archy sets off in exploration and discovers a long forgotten part of history. The events of that summer open a new adventure to Archy that will change him forever.

Origins Of The Magdon: Vercovicium marks the first in a series of episodic adventures following Archibald "Archy" Skevington as he struggles to find out the truth behind the hidden monster. Ar...

Genre: Children's eBooks, Historical Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Fantasy, Historical, Fiction, Action & Adventure, Literature & Fiction, Children's Fiction
Size: 46 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 05 January 2018 onward  

Rating: 4.50 / 5
8 reviews

Glitter and Gold (The Canary Club Novels Book 1)

by Sherry D. Ficklin

Glitter and Gold: A Canary Club AnthologySet during the flamboyant anything-goes era of 1920's America, these three historical romance tales are filled with intriguing characters and rich imagery from the time period--with flappers, jazz music, gangsters, and lavish wealth. Escape to a different decade today with the compelling stories of the Canary Club Anthology. Novelette 1- Gilded CageMasie, the flaxen-haired daughter of notorious bootlegger Dutch Schultz, returns home from boarding school to find her family in crisis. Her mother is dangerously unstable, her father's empire is on the brink of ruin, and the boy she once loved has become a ruthless killer for hire. To keep her family's dangerous secrets, Masie is forced into a lie that will change the course of her future--and leave her...

Genre: Children's eBooks, Historical Fiction, Fiction, Romance, Children's Fiction, New Adult
Size: 178 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 31 December 2017 onward  

Rating: 4.20 / 5
13 reviews

A Piece of Blue String: a young German girl's diary during WW2 (Playing with Matches Book 0)

by Lee Strauss

A companion short story to Playing with Matches. Katharina Ackermann's diary entries marking the turn of WW2, and of her heart for a boy heading for battle.Approximately 7000 words.
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Genre: Children's eBooks, Historical Fiction, Fiction, Children's Fiction, Short Stories, Romance, Collections & Anthologies, Teen & Young Adult, Military, Literature & Fiction
Size: 35 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 26 December 2017 onward  

The Book That Proves Time Travel Happens - FREE PREVIEW EDITION (The First 7 Chapters)

by Henry Clark

This never-before-seen twist on time travel adventure explores the theme of accepting those who are different--and having the courage to join them. The moment Ambrose Brody steps into a fortune-teller's tent, he is whisked into a quest that spans millennia with his best friend, an enigmatic carnival girl, and an unusual family heirloom that drops them into the middle of the nineteenth century! The year 1852 is a dangerous time for three non-white children, and they must work together to dodge slave-catchers and save ancestors from certain death--all while figuring out how to get back to the future. Fortunately, they have a guide in the helpful hints embedded in an ancient Chinese text called the I-Ching, which they interpret using Morse Code. But how can a three-thousand-year-old ...

Genre: Children's eBooks, Historical Fiction, Science, Nature & How It Works, Literature & Fiction, Fiction, Children's Fiction, Action & Adventure, Growing Up & Facts of Life
Size: Unknown
Free eBook download for Kindle from 26 December 2017 onward  

Rating: 5.00 / 5
1 review

Wonder at the Edge of the World - FREE PREVIEW EDITION (The First 7 Chapters)

by Nicole Helget

In this captivating quest that spans the globe, a young girl who wants to know everything challenges her assumptions about family, loyalty, and friendship as she fights to save her father's legacy--and to begin creating her own.Hallelujah Wonder wants to become one of the first female scientists of the nineteenth century. She knows every specimen and rare artifact that her explorer father hid deep in a cave before he died, and she feels a great responsibility to protect the objects (particularly a mesmerizing and dangerous one called Medicine Head) from a wicked Navy captain who would use it for evil. Now she and her friend Eustace, a runaway slave, must set out on a sweeping adventure by land and by sea to the only place where no one will ever find the cursed relic....In this captivating ...

Genre: Children's eBooks, Historical Fiction, Literature & Fiction, Fiction, Children's Fiction, Action & Adventure, Growing Up & Facts of Life
Size: Unknown
Free eBook download for Kindle from 25 December 2017 onward  

The Detective's Assistant - FREE PREVIEW EDITION (The First 8 Chapters)

by Kate Hannigan

Based on the extraordinary true story of America's first-ever female detective, this fast-paced adventure recounts feats of daring and danger...including saving the life of Abraham Lincoln!Eleven-year-old Nell Warne arrives on her aunt's doorstep lugging a heavy sack of sorrows. If her Aunt Kate rejects her, it's the miserable Home for the Friendless.Luckily, canny Nell makes herself indispensable to Aunt Kate...and not just by helping out with household chores. For Kate Warne is the first-ever female detective employed by the legendary Pinkerton Detective Agency. And Nell has a knack for the kind of close listening and bold action that made Pinkerton detectives famous in Civil War-era America. With huge, nation-changing events simmering in the background, Nell uses skills new and old to u...

Genre: Children's eBooks, Historical Fiction, Literature & Fiction, Fiction, Children's Fiction, Mysteries & Detectives
Size: Unknown
Free eBook download for Kindle from 25 December 2017 onward  

Rating: 5.00 / 5
3 reviews

Zack & Zoey Save Walt's Brain -or- Tinker Bell's Time-Travel Tragedy (Z&Z Book 2)

by MJ Ware

Special 99¢ introductory price for a limited time! When Zack convinces Zoey to sneak out of line and go looking for Walt Disney's frozen head, he never imagined that they'd actually find it.And Zoey never imagined that Zack would take it home.Over 4 dozen full color images formatted for both color and B&W Kindles. Zack & Zoey Save Walt's Brain is approximately 25,000 words (similar in length to Diary of a Wimpy Kid) and contains no cursing or strong language....

Genre: Children's eBooks, Historical Fiction, Nonfiction, Children's Nonfiction, Fiction, Children's Fiction
Size: 104 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 19 December 2017 onward  

Rating: 5.00 / 5
2 reviews

The Lost Treasure of Loma Grande: From the Journals of Rudy McCafferty

by Richard Clark

10-year-old Rudy McCafferty has a weird feeling about the new Loma Grande Mall. It’s just a little odd how it seems to bring inanimate things to life! Halfway around the world, archeologist C.J. Drake is sure he’s finally found the location of an ancient golden idol. But all signs suggest it is now in a little place in Southern California called Loma Grande. A place where a curious young boy investigates, frightened... but excited. A place totally unprepared for the magical power soon to be unleashed upon it…If you like Harry Potter and Raiders of the Lost Ark, you'll love The Lost Treasure of Loma Grande! From the writer of My Best Friend Is a Secret Agent and the upcoming 8th Grade Fugitive, this middle grade chapter book is a fun adventure full of action and excitement for any rea...

Genre: Children's eBooks, Historical Fiction, Literature & Fiction, Fiction, Children's Fiction, Action & Adventure
Size: 76 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 19 December 2017 onward  

Rating: 3.90 / 5
5 reviews

Fool's Gold (Turning Point Series Book 1)

by Steve Stroble

“For the love of money is a root of all sorts of evil” (1Timothy 6:10)


“The lust for gold is a root of a whole lot more evil.” (Unknown miner, California, 1849)

Be careful what you hope for. You just might find it.
The California Gold Rush brings together those with one thing in common, the desire to get rich as quickly as possible. Two immigrants from Europe, one from China, an ex-slave, and a veteran of other gold strikes find that such desires can result in more pain and death than happiness....

Genre: Children's eBooks, Historical Fiction, Religion & Spirituality, Fiction, Religious Fiction, Westerns, Literature & Fiction, Children's Fiction, Teen & Young Adult
Size: 264 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 18 December 2017 onward  

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