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Rating: 4.40 / 5
3 reviews

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, Crime, Thriller & Mystery, Fiction, Literature & Fiction, Children's Fiction, Growing Up & Facts of Life, Mysteries & Detectives, Crime Fiction
Size: Unknown
Free eBook download for Kindle from 22 October 2018 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, Fiction, Children's Fiction, Literature & Fiction, Action & Adventure, Growing Up & Facts of Life
Size: Unknown
Free eBook download for Kindle from 22 October 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 22 October 2018 onward  

Rating: 4.60 / 5
34 reviews

Katie Watson and the Painter's Plot (Katie Watson Mysteries in Time Book 1)

by Mez Blume

***DOWNLOAD THE AUDIOBOOK FREE! See inside for details*** Sherlock Holmes meets Shakespeare in this time-travel murder mystery with a twist of magic. Eleven-year-old Katie is sure her summer is doomed. Sheltered because of her injuries from a horse riding accident, she longs to break free on an adventure like the ones in her favourite detective novels. Instead, she’s stuck with Nan and Pop whose idea of adventure is touring old houses. But Otterly Manor isn't just any old house...When Katie discovers a secret chamber with a magical painting, she falls - literally - into a perilous adventure beyond her imagination.Whisked back in time to the reign of James I, Katie makes an ally in Princess Sophia who helps her navigate the strange new world of superstitions, prim manners and very uncomfo...

Genre: Children's eBooks, Historical Fiction, Literature & Fiction, Fiction, Children's Fiction, Mysteries & Detectives
Size: 207 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 21 October 2018 onward  

Rating: 5.00 / 5
2 reviews

Cedric the frogboy

by Bex Archer

Cedric's Auntie Gertrude is very delicate. When she came to visit he made a very rude noise and smell so bad she fainted. Sent outside by their dad Cedric and his sister, Milda, searched for firewood in the forest. But instead they found the witch and everything went scarily wrong.
A little bit of anglo-saxon history mixed up with frogs in a fun, short story with some pictures.
Suitable for ages 6 to 9...

Genre: Children's eBooks, Animals, Historical Fiction, Literature & Fiction, Fiction, Children's Fiction, Growing Up & Facts of Life
Size: 22 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 21 October 2018 onward  

Rating: 5.00 / 5
2 reviews

The Little Math Boy: And The King's Journal

by V. M. Robinson

Eleven-year-old Bryan Stuart had no idea his silly habit of scratching math equations into the dirt would catch the king of England’s eye on the first day of school. Bryan is even more surprised when King Edmond—known for being an important nineteenth-century mathematician and part-time teacher—offers to privately coach him and enhance his extraordinary ability.Bryan excitedly accepts and is relieved when his ill grandfather, who cares for him while his parents are working in America, is invited to join him at the king’s castle. It is there Bryan meets the queen and becomes friends with Princess Meryell, who loves to dance and always has a sparkle in her eyes. All seems well until unexpected tragedy strikes. Not long afterward, Princess Meryell suffers an accident and ends up in a ...

Genre: Children's eBooks, Historical Fiction, Fiction, Children's Fiction, Religious, Geography & Cultures
Size: 93 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 19 October 2018 onward  

Rating: 4.00 / 5
1 review

Rebirth (Real Illusions Book 2)

by Tanya R. Taylor

HOLD ONTO YOUR SEATS!!!

'REBIRTH' - the sequel to Real Illusions I: 'The Awakening' is going to BLOW YOU AWAY!!! Trent Matheson is not out of the woods yet -- literally! He now has a new problem to deal with of very old origin. How will he handle it this time? Only time will tell.

EXCERPT:

Her blood-curdling scream permeated the air. The woods behind the mansion was eerily quiet and paid no attention to her desperate cry for help. Tina Sheffield was staring at the thing that had just slid out of her -- still attached to the other end of the umbilical cord. She wanted to get up and run out of there as fast as her legs could take her, but her physical connection to the one that shared her DNA prevented her from being able to do so. Furthermore, blood ...

Genre: Children's eBooks, Historical Fiction, Religion & Spirituality, Crime, Thriller & Mystery, Mystery, Thrillers, Suspense, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Fantasy, Epic, Fiction, Action & Adventure, Horror, Religious Fiction, War, Nonfiction, Literary Criticism & Theory, Romance, Science Fiction, Literature & Fiction, Children's Fiction, Fairy Tales, Urban, Time Travel, Teen & Young Adult, Religious, Paranormal
Size: 163 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 19 October 2018 onward  

Rating: 4.50 / 5
11 reviews

Loyaulte: Stories of King Richard III: Tales of the White Boar 2

by J.P. Reedman

Loyaulte: Stories of King Richard III. (Tales of the White Boar II)
Anthology of fiction about the Last Plantagenet King, set in his earlier days before he took the throne.
The Seventh Son--Richard's birth at Fotheringay Castle; the travail of his mother Cecily Neville, who, as we are told by chroniclers could not birth him 'uncut'. Her seventh son and her last child that lived to be an adult.
Exile--Edward IV goes into exile in Burgundy with his loyal brother Richard, who has just turned eighteen.The loneliness of being away in a time of uncertainty; a situation that contrasts the personalities of the two York brothers.
The Healing Waters of Malvern--Richard Duke of Gloucester and his wife Anne visit their lands at Malvern Chase.Anne expresses a desire to visit th...

Genre: Children's eBooks, Historical Fiction, Fiction, Action & Adventure, Children's Fiction
Size: 64 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 18 October 2018 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 17 October 2018 onward  

Rating: 3.50 / 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 15 October 2018 onward  

Rating: 4.30 / 5
46 reviews

Benny and the Bank Robber: A Young Adult Historical Adventure

by Mary C. Findley

Ten-year-old Benny found the drunken cart driver who caused his father's death, but he's got bigger mysteries to solve. A long, sharp knife, a bag of disguises and a savage black stallion don't reassure Benny about his traveling companion to frontier Missouri. Still, Benny cant shake the Scriptures promise that God will never leave thee nor forsake thee.
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Genre: Children's eBooks, Historical Fiction, Fiction, Religious Fiction, Literature & Fiction, Children's Fiction, Action & Adventure
Size: 300 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 14 October 2018 onward  

Rating: 4.60 / 5
34 reviews

The Silent Invader (Gliders over Normandy Book 1)

by Thomas Wood

A short fictional story of a member of Britain's Glider Pilot Regiment. Floating to the ground on 6th June 1944, we are on the brink of the biggest invasion in history. Although a trained pilot and soldier, it is often difficult to keep entirely focused on the task at hand. There are so many distractions.After being released by his tug plane, a pilot struggles to keep his emotions in check while he is responsible for thirty elite, airborne troops in the back of his aircraft. He must push his emotions and experiences to date to the back of his mind while he hurtles to the ground at 100 miles an hour, with no engines....

Genre: Children's eBooks, Historical Fiction, Crime, Thriller & Mystery, Thrillers, Fiction, Action & Adventure, Short Stories, War, Children's Fiction
Size: 45 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 12 October 2018 onward  

Rating: 4.60 / 5
10 reviews

The Toki-Girl and the Sparrow-Boy Book One Coming Home

by Claire Youmans

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Genre: Children's eBooks, Historical Fiction, History, Asia, Nonfiction, Fiction, Children's Fiction
Size: 180 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 11 October 2018 onward  

Rating: 3.10 / 5
4 reviews

The First Emperor Of China: The Story Of Qin Shihuang - in English & Chinese (Heroes Of China Book 1)

by Jillian Lin and Shi Meng

Chin is the emperor of China.He only has one wish.How can he live forever?Children aged 2 to 5 will enjoy this story of Emperor Qin Shihuang (秦始皇), who has built the Great Wall and the terracotta army. This bilingual book is part of the Heroes of China series in which Jillian Lin retells tales of famous Chinese figures so they are easy and fun to read. Beautiful illustrations make these books wonderful early readers or read-aloud stories in English and Chinese. Other titles in the series include:The Wise Teacher Of China (Confucius)The Music Man Of China (Zhu Zaiyu)The Clever Doctor Of China (Hua Tuo)The Girl Emperor Of China (Wu Zetian)The Star Gazer Of China (Zhang Heng)The Happy Sailor Of China (Zheng He)The Pirate King Of China (Koxinga/Zheng Chenggong) Also available as e-books ...

Genre: Children's eBooks, Historical Fiction, Nonfiction, Children's Nonfiction, History
Size: 24 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 11 October 2018 onward  

Rating: 4.30 / 5
3 reviews

Kid Legends: True Tales of Childhood from the Books Kid Artists, Kid Athletes, Kid Presidents, 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 11 October 2018 onward  

Rating: 4.20 / 5
4 reviews

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

by Penguin Workshop

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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 09 October 2018 onward  

Rating: 4.30 / 5
165 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 08 October 2018 onward  

Rating: 4.10 / 5
155 reviews

The Mystery of the Missing Money (FREE BOOKS FOR KIDS CHILDREN 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 08 October 2018 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 04 October 2018 onward  

Rating: 4.40 / 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 03 October 2018 onward  

Rating: 4.40 / 5
17 reviews

MYSTERY OF THE EGYPTIAN MUMMY (Kid Detective Zet Book 4)

by Scott Peters

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Genre: Children's eBooks, Historical Fiction, Literature & Fiction, Fiction, Children's Fiction, Fairy Tales, Folk Tales & Myths, Mysteries & Detectives
Size: 122 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 29 September 2018 onward  

Rating: 4.30 / 5
23 reviews

Guts & Glory: The American Civil War - FREE PREVIEW (The First 4 Chapters)

by Ben Thompson and C. M. Butzer

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Genre: Children's eBooks, Historical Fiction, Nonfiction, Children's Nonfiction, Biographies, History
Size: 317 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 27 September 2018 onward  

Rating: 5.00 / 5
2 reviews

Globaloonies 1: The Big Red Button

by Max Candee and Anne Zimanski

Joey's Wacky Time Travel Adventures

Includes a professionally crafted audiobook. Look for the link inside!

65+ illustrated pages (may vary by device).

Joey and his pet chameleon Larry are on a mission. They've decided to travel all around the United States, and then all around the world.

Why would they want to do that? To collect facts for their Wacky Encyclopedia of Really Weird Facts, of course. Well, and also to play with their Big Red Button, which happens to be their very own time machine.

As they set off on their first Big Red Button adventure, they meet a few English settlers and a Native American tribe. Will they prevent a conflict?

Humorous illustrations by Anne Zimanski....

Genre: Children's eBooks, Animals, Historical Fiction, Literature & Fiction, Fiction, Children's Fiction, Action & Adventure
Size: 62 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 24 September 2018 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 24 September 2018 onward  

Rating: 4.90 / 5
13 reviews

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 22 September 2018 onward  

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