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, teenager & younger grownup, and motion & Adventure

  • "Fabulous, excellent, very good retell . . . this Robin provides younger women a task version that won't dressed because the attractive helpless princess. in truth, i could not placed my Kindle down."
  • "Robin is my new hero! this is often the best 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 in the event you like adventures, heroes, and a little romance!"
Praise from Publishers Weekly:

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

From an Amazon Review:

"The Robin Hood legend will get an resourceful 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 deliver her and her partners to existence. upload in a swiftly 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 idea she was once . . . 

Robin of Locksley by no means got down to be a hero, but if conditions strength her to escape her domestic, she needs to disguise her id and search safe haven as an outlaw in Sherwood wooded area. Disguised as a guy for cover, Robin isolates herself from the realm round her . . . till the day she steps in to save lots of a tender boy's existence. hence starts Robin's upward thrust to management in Sherwood wooded area 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 perilous destiny for her and her band. With a mystery to conceal, a band to maintain, and the Sheriff sizzling on her path, Robin will want all her braveness and ingenuity if she is to survive. 

Alive with event and chance, sword fights and heists, hatred and love, Robin: girl of Legend is the never-before-told story of the woman who grew to become Robin Hood.

Awards

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

One ultimate Review:

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

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Download E-books Perilous Journey of the Not-So-Innocuous Girl PDF

By Leigh Statham

Lady Marguerite lives a existence such a lot 17th-century French women can purely dream of: cash, clothier attire, suitors, and a safe destiny. other than she can’t really decide to a lifetime of boring luxurious and he or she suspects she will be falling for her ally Claude, a standard smithy within the family's steam forge. whilst Claude leaves for brand new France looking for a greater existence, Marguerite makes a decision to keep on with him and try out her suspicions of love—only the journey proves to be extra harrowing than she expected. Love, event, and restitution wait for her if she will live to tell the tale the voyage.

according to the genuine tale of The Daughters of the King, Louis the XIV’s social application to settle the wilds of Canada with girls of noble beginning, Marguerite’s steampunk experience follows within the footsteps of approximately a thousand courageous girls and women who have been rewarded handsomely for hiking around the pirate infested Atlantic to a wierd land.

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Download E-books The Twisted Root: A William Monk Novel PDF

By Anne Perry

A tender bridegroom enlists inner most investigator William Monk to trace down his fiancée, Miriam Gardiner, who disappeared without warning from a celebration at a sumptuous Bayswater mansion. Monk quickly unearths the trainer within which Miriam fled and, within sight, the murdered physique of the coachman, yet there isn't any hint of the younger passenger. What unusual compulsion may have pushed the attractive widow to desert the chance of a loving marriage and monetary abundance? Monk and smart nurse Hester Latterly, themselves now newlyweds, desperately pursue the elusive truth—and an unknown killer whose malign brilliance they've got scarcely all started to fathom.

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Download E-books The Sticklepath Strangler PDF

By Michael Jecks

Because the summer season of 1322 brings sunlight to the Devonshire geographical region, apparently the small village of Sticklepath is destined to stay in darkness. playmates discover the physique of a tender lady up at the moors. The physique is that of Aline, the ten-year-old daughter of Swetricus, who went lacking six years in the past. Baldwin Furnshill, Keeper of the King's Peace, and his good friend Bailiff Simon Puttock are summoned to the scene to enquire, and shortly become aware of Aline isn't the purely younger woman to were came upon lifeless in recent times. apparently the villagers were concealing not just a serial killer, yet, judging by way of the kingdom of the ladies' our bodies, a potential case of cannibalism. Or, if the rumours are to be believed, a vampire! that might definitely clarify the haunted appears within the eyes of such a lot of villagers, and the unusual noises heard past due at evening from the Sticklepath cemetery...

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Download E-books Jackaby PDF

By William Ritter

“Sherlock Holmes crossed with Buffy the Vampire Slayer.” —Chicago Tribune

Newly arrived in New Fiddleham, New England, 1892, and wanting a role, Abigail Rook meets R. F. Jackaby, an investigator of the unexplained with a prepared eye for the extraordinary--including the facility to work out supernatural beings. Abigail has a present for noticing usual yet vital info, which makes her ideal for the location of Jackaby’s assistant. On her first day, Abigail reveals herself in the middle of an exciting case: A serial killer is at the unfastened. The police are confident it’s a typical villain, yet Jackaby is bound the foul deeds are the paintings of the type of creature whose very lifestyles the neighborhood authorities--with the exception of a good-looking younger detective named Charlie Cane--seem adamant to deny.

“The wealthy international of this debut calls for sequels.” —Kirkus experiences, starred review

“We in truth couldn’t positioned it down.” —Nerdist.com

“Toss jointly another 19th-century New England urban, a powerful culture of Sherlockian pastiche, and one heavily gruesome hat, and this lighthearted and warranted debut emerges, all motion and quirk.” —Publishers Weekly

• A best Ten Fall ’14 young ones’ Indie subsequent Pick
• A 2014 Kirkus Reviews most sensible ebook for younger Adults
• A 2015 YALSA best Ten most sensible Fiction for teenagers Title
• A 2015 Pacific Northwest ebook Award Winner
• A 2015–2016 Georgia Peach Award Nominee
• A Junior Library Guild Selection

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Download E-books The Dark Discovery of Jack Dandy (The Steampunk Chronicles, Book 2.25) PDF

By Kady Cross

Ahead of he makes his visual appeal within the lady with the Iron contact, Jack Dandy had an event of his personal. learn the way his activities set the plot in movement in the dead of night Discovery of Jack Dandy, a quick teaser tale from writer Kady Cross's Steampunk Chronicles.

Jack Dandy didn't develop into prince of the London underworld at slightly twenty-one via being softhearted, no matter if a definite lady in a metal corset has wormed her manner into his affections of overdue. He is aware easy methods to manage, attraction and rob humans blind. And if his legal actions embarrass his aristocratic father, quite a bit the better.

So while a chum of Jack's father hires him for an underhanded activity, Jack is excited to oblige--for an outrageous cost, after all. providing a mysterious crate feels like a simple task--until Jack realizes simply what's inside...

Don't pass over the belief to Jack's escapade within the woman with the Iron contact via Kady pass, to be had now from Harlequin

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Download E-books A Northern Light PDF

By Jennifer Donnelly

Carnegie Medal Winner, United Kingdom
Los Angeles occasions publication Prize Winner
Borders 2004 unique Voices Award Winner
Named a most sensible booklet of 2003 through Publishers Weekly, Booklist, institution Library magazine, The Irish occasions, the days (London), The monetary instances and The Albany Times-Union.

Sixteen-year-old Mattie Gokey has massive desires yet little desire of seeing them come precise. determined for funds, she takes a task on the Glenmore, the place resort visitor Grace Brown entrusts her with the duty of burning a mystery package of letters. but if Grace's drowned physique is fished from the lake, Mattie discovers that the letters might exhibit the awful fact in the back of a murder.

Set in 1906 opposed to the backdrop of the homicide that encouraged Theodore Dreiser's An American Tragedy, Jennifer Donnelly's superb debut novel easily weaves romance, background, and a homicide secret into anything relocating, and actual, and fully original.

Includes a reader's consultant and an interview with the author.

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Download E-books Pagan's Daughter (Pagan Chronicles, Book 5) PDF

By Catherine Jinks

'We've forbidden her to talk. We've crammed her mouth with tow. We've shaved off her hair, a couple of times. We've even locked her in that chest over there. and he or she continues to be incorrigible. She's eaten up with sin, Holy Father, I don't understand what to do along with her any more.'

At 16, Babylonne is determined. She's been starved and overwhelmed, she's persisted six bloody sieges, and now her aunt wishes her to marry a loopy outdated guy who thinks he's an incredible olive.

Can she belief the mysterious priest who's been spying on her, claiming to be a chum of her father's? Or would it not be higher to struggle - and maybe die - within the lengthy, vicious warfare with the French?

Catherine Jinks's award-winning Pagan sequence are foreign bestsellers. Now her action-packed epic maintains with publication 5 of the Pagan Chronicles - Pagan's daughter, Babylonne, is as feisty, humorous and impossible to resist as her recognized father.

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By Karen Hesse

This gripping tale, written in sparse first-person, free-verse poems, is the compelling story of Billie Jo's fight to outlive through the dirt bowl years of the melancholy. With stoic braveness, she learns to deal with the lack of her mom and her grieving father's gradual deterioration. there's desire on the finish while Billie Jo's badly burned fingers are healed, and she or he is ready to play her loved piano back. The 1998 Newbery Medal winner.

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