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Arundel : [electronic resource] : Chronicles of Arundel, book 1. by Roberts, Kenneth.;
This is the classic series from Pulitzer Prize-winning historical novelist Kenneth Roberts, all featuring characters from the town of Arundel, Maine. Arundel follows Steven Nason as he joins Benedict Arnold in his march to Quebec during the American Revolution.Electronic reproduction.
Subjects: Electronic books.; Fiction.; Historical Fiction.;
© 2013.,
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Go set a watchman / [electronic resource] : by Lee, Harper.; Witherspoon, Reese.;
Narrator: Reese Witherspoon.Maycomb, Alabama. Twenty-six-year-old Jean Louise Finch "Scout" returns home from New York City to visit her aging father, Atticus. Set against the backdrop of the civil rights tensions and political turmoil that were transforming the South, Jean Louise's homecoming turns bittersweet when she learns disturbing truths about her close-knit family, the town, and the people dearest to her. Memories from her childhood flood back, and her values and assumptions are thrown into doubt.Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 195971 KB).
Subjects: Electronic books.; Fiction.; Historical Fiction.;
© 2015., HarperAudio,
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The last runaway / [electronic resource]. by Chevalier, Tracy.;
Ohio 1850. For a modest English Quaker stranded far from home, life is a trial. Untethered from the moment she leaves England, fleeing personal disappointment, Honor Bright is forced by family tragedy to rely on strangers in an alien, untamed landscape. Drawn into the clandestine activities of the Underground Railroad, a network helping runaway slaves escape to freedom, Honor befriends two exceptional people who embody the startling power of defiance. Eventually she must decide if she too can act on what she believes in, whatever the personal cost.Electronic reproduction.
Subjects: Electronic books.; Fiction.; Historical Fiction.;
© 2013.,
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Christy / [electronic resource]. by Marshall, Catherine.;
The train taking nineteen-year-old teacher Christy Huddleston from her home in Asheville, North Carolina, might as well be transporting her to another world. The Smoky Mountain community of Cutter Gap feels suspended in time, trapped by poverty, superstitions, and century-old traditions. But as Christy struggles to find acceptance in her new home, some see her -- and her one-room school -- as a threat to their way of life. Her faith is challenged and her heart is torn between two strong men with conflicting views about how to care for the families of the Cove. Yearning to make a difference, will Christy's determination and devotion be enough?Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 2480 KB) or Kobo app or compatible Kobo device (file size: N/A KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subjects: Electronic books.; Fiction.; Historical Fiction.;
© 2017., Evergreen Farm,
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Girl waits with gun / [electronic resource]. by Stewart, Amy.;
Constance Kopp doesn't quite fit the mold. She towers over most men, has no interest in marriage or domestic affairs, and has been isolated from the world since a family secret sent her and her sisters into hiding fifteen years ago. One day a belligerent and powerful silk factory owner runs down their buggy, and a dispute over damages turns into a war of bricks, bullets, and threats as he unleashes his gang on their family farm. When the sheriff enlists her help in convicting the men, Constance is forced to confront her past and defend her family -- and she does it in a way that few women of 1914 would have dared.Electronic reproduction.
Subjects: Electronic books.; Fiction.; Historical Fiction.;
© 2015.,
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Rise to rebellion / [electronic resource] : by Shaara, Jeff.; Guidall, George.;
Narrator: George Guidall.It is a cold evening in Boston. Outside the Custom House, a mob of angry citizens taunts a small group of British soldiers. The soldiers fire a volley into the crowd, and five people die. Newspapers call the event a massacre, and a wildfire of anti-British sentiment ignites. Before long, patriotic groups swell with new members, celebrated leaders emerge, and radical ideas materialize that change the world forever. Reconstructing such events as the Boston Massacre, the Boston Tea Party, Bunker Hill, Lexington and Concord -- Shaara colorfully and meticulously chronicles the events that led a scattered group of colonies to declare independence. Master narrator George Guidall carries listeners back to the days when 13 colonies defied their king.Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 588653 KB).
Subjects: Electronic books.; Fiction.; Historical Fiction.;
© 2015., Recorded Books Inc.,
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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes / [electronic resource]. by Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan.; Cosham, Ralph.;
Narrator: Ralph Cosham.Since Doyle created the immortal Sherlock Holmes and his assistant Dr. Watson, no other mystery writer has come close to eclipsing him as the standard bearer in crime fiction. A brilliant London-based "consulting detective," Holmes is famous for his intellectual prowess and renowned for his skillful use of astute observation, deductive reasoning, and inference to solve difficult cases. This collection includes twelve of Holmes' most famous cases: "A Scandal in Bohemia," "The Red-Headed League," "A Case of Identity," "The Boscombe Valley Mystery," "The Five Orange Pips," "The Man with the Twisted Lip," "The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle," "The Adventure of the Speckled Band," "The Adventure of the Engineer's Thumb," "The Adventure of the Noble Bachelor," "The Adventure of the Beryl Coronet," and "The Adventure of the Copper Beeches."Text Difficulty 6 - Text Difficulty 12Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 257578 KB).
Subjects: Electronic books.; Fiction.; Historical Fiction.;
© 2009., Blackstone Publishing,
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Savannah [electronic resource] : Or a gift for mr. lincoln. by Jakes, John.; Sala Ed.;
Narrator: Ed Sala.John Jakes is the author of 16 consecutive New York Times best-sellers. An historical novel set during the waning days of the Civil War, Savannah is the rousing sequel to the enormously popular Charleston. Filled with battles, danger, suspense, and romance, this highly entertaining tale will appeal to a wide variety of listeners. "Jakes continues to explore the nooks and crannies of American life during the Civil War . An enjoyably lighthearted take on an otherwise underexplored stretch of Sherman's march."-BooklistRequires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 241181 KB).
Subjects: Electronic books.; Fiction.; Historical Fiction.;
© 2004., Recorded Books Inc.,
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Sold on a Monday : [electronic resource] : A novel. by McMorris, Kristina.;
2 CHILDREN FOR SALE The sign is a last resort. It sits on a farmhouse porch in 1931, but could be found anywhere in an era of breadlines, bank runs and broken dreams. It could have been written by any mother facing impossible choices. For struggling reporter Ellis Reed, the gut-wrenching scene evokes memories of his family's dark past. He snaps a photograph of the children, not meant for publication. But when it leads to his big break, the consequences are more devastating than he ever imagined. Inspired by an actual newspaper photograph that stunned the nation, Sold on a Monday is a powerful novel of love, redemption, and the unexpected paths that bring us home.Electronic reproduction.
Subjects: Electronic books.; Fiction.; Historical Fiction.;
© 2018.,
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Triple jeopardy : [electronic resource] : Daniel Pitt series, book 2. by Perry, Anne.; Roukin, Samuel.;
Narrator: Samuel Roukin.Daniel Pitt is delighted that his sister is visiting London with her American husband Patrick, a policeman, and their young daughter. But Patrick's trip has another purpose, for which he enlists Daniel's help. Philip Sydney, a young British diplomat, is accused of robbery and assault in Washington, but he has taken diplomatic immunity and fled to England. The perfect opportunity to obtain justice presents itself when Sydney is accused of a small embezzlement at the British Embassy in the USA, but as Daniel digs deeper into the case it becomes clear that vengeance is involved. When a witness is murdered in America suspicion of guilt falls on Sydney. But is somebody trying to frame him? And, if so, who and why? Daniel follows a trail that uncovers another murder, and leads from Washington to the idyllic Channel Islands, then to a dramatic scene in court that almost defies belief...Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 259166 KB).
Subjects: Electronic books.; Fiction.; Historical Fiction.;
© 2019., Recorded Books Inc.,
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