Download E-books Robin: Lady of Legend (The Classic Adventures of the Girl Who Became Robin Hood) PDF

By R.M. ArceJaeger

#1 Bestseller in Historical Fiction, youngster & younger grownup, and motion & Adventure

  • "Fabulous, extraordinary, really good retell . . . this Robin supplies younger ladies a task version that may not dressed because the attractive helpless princess. truthfully, i could not placed my Kindle down."
  • "Robin is my new hero! this is often the most effective books I've ever learn. It regarded wonderful so i presumed i might take a look, yet as soon as I started i could not stop!"
  • "Definitely worthy some time if you happen to like adventures, heroes, and a little romance!"
Praise from Publishers Weekly:

"The storytelling is good, the study is thorough, the main points are spot-on, and the ability is indisputable. . . . As Robin Hood retellings pass, it really is pretty well a bullseye."

From an Amazon Review:

"The Robin Hood legend will get an creative and lavishly detailed retelling right here. Descriptive scenes evoke the very sounds and scents of Robin's loved Sherwood, and the discussion and wealthy characterization carry her and her partners to existence. upload in a speedily plotted tale, and a feminine hero to flip legend the other way up, and you have got a winner."

Official Description:

Robin Hood isn't really the man you concept she used to be . . . 

Robin of Locksley by no means got down to be a hero, but if conditions strength her to escape her domestic, she needs to cover her identification and search safe haven as an outlaw in Sherwood woodland. Disguised as a guy for defense, Robin isolates herself from the realm round her . . . till the day she steps in to avoid wasting a tender boy's lifestyles. therefore starts off Robin's upward thrust to management in Sherwood woodland and of the opposite outcasts therein, yet whereas she strives to supply a lifetime of honor and objective for her humans, her efforts enrage the Sheriff of Nottingham, who plots a dangerous destiny for her and her band. With a mystery to conceal, a band to maintain, and the Sheriff sizzling on her path, Robin will desire all her braveness and ingenuity if she is to survive. 

Alive with experience and risk, sword fights and heists, hatred and love, Robin: woman of Legend is the never-before-told story of the lady who turned Robin Hood.


  • WINNER: Amazon's leap forward Novel Award (2nd Prize)

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"I used to be interpreting this publication sooner than mattress, and that i used to be going 'Well, i'm going to learn only one extra minute!' thirty mins in a row. When I ultimately obtained to mattress, i could not wait to get up and end it. The writing was excellent without errors... in brief, this booklet was once amazing and that i could highly recommend it." -- My complete Bookshelf

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Download E-books Timebound (The Chronos Files) PDF

By Rysa Walker

2013 Winner — Amazon step forward Novel Award — Grand Prize and younger grownup Fiction Winner

When Kate Pierce-Keller’s grandmother offers her a wierd blue medallion and speaks of time trip, sixteen-year-old Kate assumes the outdated lady is delusional. however it all turns into horrifyingly actual while a homicide long ago destroys the basis of Kate’s present-day existence. all at once, that medallion is the one factor keeping Kate from blinking out of existence.

Kate learns that the 1893 killing is a part of anything even more sinister, and her genetic skill to time shuttle makes Kate the single one that can repair the long run. Risking every thing, she travels again in time to the Chicago World’s reasonable to aim to avoid the homicide and the chain of occasions that follows.

Changing the timeline comes with a private cost—if Kate succeeds, the boy she loves can have no reminiscence of her life. And despite her factors, does Kate have the appropriate to control the destiny of the whole international?

Timebound used to be initially published as Time’s Twisted Arrow.

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Download E-books Al Capone Does My Shirts (Tales from Alcatraz) PDF

By Gennifer Choldenko

A Newbery Honor Book

Today I moved to a twelve-acre rock coated with cement, crowned with chook turd and surrounded by means of water. i am not the one child who lives the following. there is my sister, Natalie, other than she does not count number. And there are twenty-three different childrens who live to tell the tale the island simply because their dads paintings as guards or cook's or medical professionals or electricians for the felony, like my dad does. Plus, there are a ton of murderers, rapists, hit males, con males, stickup males, embezzlers, connivers, burglars, kidnappers and perhaps even an blameless guy or , even though I doubt it. The convicts we have now are the sort different prisons don't need. I by no means knew prisons will be choosy, yet i assume they could. You get to Alcatraz through being the worst of the worst. except you are me. I got here right here simply because my mom stated I had to.

"Choldenko's pacing is beautiful. . . . [A] nice read."—Kirkus experiences, starred review

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Download E-books The Wrath and the Dawn PDF

By Renée Ahdieh

#1 New York occasions Bestseller

A luxurious and epically advised love tale encouraged via A Thousand and One Nights

Every sunrise brings horror to another family members in a land governed via a killer. Khalid, the eighteen-year-old Caliph of Khorasan, takes a brand new bride each one evening merely to have her achieved at dawn. So it's a suspicious shock while sixteen-year-old Shahrzad volunteers to marry Khalid. yet she does so with a smart plan to stick alive and precise revenge at the Caliph for the homicide of her ally and numerous different women. Shazi’s wit and may, certainly, get her via to the sunrise that no others have noticeable, yet with a capture . . . she’s falling in love with the very boy who killed her dearest friend.

She discovers that the murderous boy-king isn't really all that he turns out and neither are the deaths of such a lot of ladies. Shazi is set to discover the cause of the murders and to wreck the cycle as soon as and for all.

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Download E-books Good Masters! Sweet Ladies!: Voices from a Medieval Village PDF

By Laura Amy Schlitz

Step again to an English village in 1255, the place lifestyles performs out in dramatic vignettes illuminating twenty-two unforgettable characters.

Maidens, clergymen, and millers’ sons — in those pages, readers will meet all of them. There’s Hugo, the lord’s nephew, compelled to end up his manhood via searching a wild boar; sharp-tongued Nelly, who helps her relations by means of promoting stay eels; and the peasant’s daughter, Mogg, who will get a shrewdpermanent lesson in how one can retailer a cow from a grasping landlord. There’s additionally mud-slinging Barbary (and her noble victim); Jack, the compassionate half-wit; Alice, the making a song shepherdess; and plenty of extra. With a deep appreciation for the interval and a grand affection for either characters and viewers, Laura Amy Schlitz creates twenty-two riveting pix and linguistic gemstones both suited for silent interpreting or functionality. Illustrated with pen-and-ink drawings via Robert Byrd — encouraged via the Munich-Nuremberg manuscript, an illuminated poem from thirteenth-century Germany — this witty, traditionally exact, and completely human assortment varieties an attractive bridge to the folks and locations of medieval England.

From the Hardcover edition.

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Download E-books Call It Courage PDF

By Armstrong Sperry

Mafatu has been fearful of the ocean for so long as he can take note. notwithstanding his father is the good leader of Hikueru - an island whose seafaring humans worship braveness - Mafatu sounds like an interloper. All his existence he has been teased, taunted, or even blamed for storms at the sea.

Then at age fifteen, now not prepared to place up with the ridicule and jibes, Mafatu makes a decision to take his destiny into his personal fingers. along with his puppy, Uri, as his significant other, Mafatu paddles out to sea, able to face his fears. What he learns on his lonesome event will switch him ceaselessly and make him a hero within the eyes of his humans.

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Download E-books Retribution (A Harry Tate Thriller) PDF

By Adrian Magson

Ex-MI5 Harry Tate is back

“Harry. Plse make Grosvenor sq. the next day to come 18.30. pressing. take into account Mirovica.” An atrocity that allegedly happened less than Harry’s watch in Kosovo in 1999 returns to hang-out him while he gets a summons from an outdated UN touch. A lone murderer is monitoring down all those that have been current that fateful evening, despatching his sufferers with chilly, skilful potency. who's he and why does he wish revenge? If he's to discover the id of this ruthless killer and remain alive within the strategy, Harry needs to discover what quite occurred in Mirovica again in 1999.

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Download E-books The Ides of April: A Flavia Albia Mystery (Flavia Albia Series) PDF

By Lindsey Davis

Falco: the subsequent Generation––Flavia Albia has taken up her father's occupation. in basic terms, now Rome is a extra harmful, mercurial position than it used to be again in pricey outdated dad's day . . .

Flavia Albia is the followed daughter of Marcus Didius Falco and Helena Justina. From her mom, she realized the way to mixture in in any respect degrees of society; from her father, she discovered the methods in their mutual expert alternate. yet her wits and (frequently) sharp tongue are hers by myself.

Now, operating as a personal informer in Rome in the course of the reign of Domitian, Flavia has taken over her father's previous ramshackle digs at Fountain courtroom within the Surbura district, the place she plies her alternate with strength, selection, and the standard Falco good fortune. lately employed to aid examine a deadly twist of fate, she unearths herself caught with a very lousy individual for a consumer and dealing with a well-heeled, well-connected opponent.

That is, till her customer all at once dies lower than what could be known as "suspicious circumstances." whereas this isn't a big loss for society, it's a loss for Flavia Albia's pocket. Even worse, it really is only one of a sequence of comparable deaths for which she now unearths herself less than suspicion. prior to issues cross from abysmal to worse, Flavia needs to deal with what's occurring, and who's dependable, in Lindsey Davis' The Ides of April.

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Download E-books Red Station (Harry Tate, Book 1) PDF

By Adrian Magson

First within the brand-new Harry Tate mystery sequence - Having been made the scapegoat for a botched medications intercept operation, MI5 officer Harry Tate is dispatched to ‘Red Station’, a distant outpost within the Balkans, ostensibly to prevent press scrutiny, yet the place in impression the safety companies ship ‘problem’ brokers they’d prefer to be rid of. however the outpost is thrust into the overseas highlight whilst troops start massing within the region; and, because the state of affairs turns into more and more risky, Tate discovers the genuine, actually surprising, function in the back of ‘Red Station’ – and comes to a decision to struggle again . . .

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Download E-books Escape from Smyrna PDF

By Charles Gates

Escape from Smyrna, a secret novel set in Turkey and Greece, unveils the intertwining histories of 3 households, Anglo-American, Turkish, and Greek, certain jointly by means of an old necklace that incites violence but has powers of therapeutic and redemption. it truly is 1982. 4 Swiss hippies scouse borrow a gold locket from a chapel on a barren Greek island. quickly after, it sounds as if on the market in Istanbul's lined Bazaar. Oran Crossmoor, an athletic 26-year-old American, buys the locket, spotting it as a part of a misplaced relatives heirloom, a necklace of 4 medieval reliquaries. while he exhibits it to Leyla Aslanoglu, a wealthy, witty octogenarian good friend of his mom, she claims it as treasure of her kin. yet neither Oran nor Leyla has any concept that the reply to their clash over the necklace lies in a dramatic break out from Smyrna many years earlier...

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