Category Archives: Historical & Biographical Fiction

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Northwest Passage: The Annotated Softcover Edition

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But does he really want to add President of the United States to his resume? How does one analyze life history material?’ (Warren 1982: 214). Paxson, Priestess of Avalon (2000), historical fantasy about Helena, the British woman who would become the wife of the Roman emperor Constantine, portrayed in this novel as a Celtic high priestess; #4 in the Avalon series. Both rely in varying degrees on verbal and visual storytelling that addresses multi-modal teaching, and meets Common Core State Standards.
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Stuck Rubber Baby

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Superbly illustrated, this graphic novel is gripping and exciting. The largest cyclic narrative ever devised is the Buddhist monument Borobudur (Central Java. the carvings begin with the simple moral tales found in the Buddhist parables called the Jataka.7 an adaptation based on the movie about the sinking of the Titanic. The magnificent and heroic work of the missionaries and their martyrdom is brought out in contrast with the struggle of their order to gain power.
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47 Ronin #2 (of 5)

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Peter and Outland, two epicureans pursuing the epicurean ideal of friendship, should read together Epicurus's disciple, Lucretius. Her observations/results are worth citing at length, and they show that the genre was essentially didactic, in the political writing arena: "In reality the Cyropaedia contains a great deal more than Xenophon has promised at the outset. Leonardo’s tiny drawing of five heads from the 1490s has his. Zeta believes in these books for everyone, everywhere.
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Not Between Brothers

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The proliferation of independent comic book stores with their expanded shelf space provided an opening for more challenging material to find an audience. Review Ruth Downie, Semper Fidelis (2013), about a Roman legionary physician in northern Britain who suspects foul play on the eve of a visit from Emperor Hadrian; #5 in the Gaius Petreius Ruso mystery series. It was. .. very disappointing to the tactile sense, yet somehow always fooling you again" (17-18).
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Incognegro: A Graphic Mystery

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China 22 Mr. 217 Nationalist Party (China). The attempt to verify Cather's familiarity with Charron's work is a story in itself. When the cardinals meet in Rome, the language they use conveys a different orientation from their previous use of Latin as a spoken language, "The language spoken was French—the time had already gone by when Cardinals could conveniently discuss contemporary matters in Latin" ( 278). As a boy, it is also mentioned, Valentine had shown an attraction to Charlotte—he "had been her squire and had loved her devotedly."
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Captain America: Red Skull - Incarnate

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Mary Lee Settle, O Beulah Land, about the founding of a West Virginia town in the early part of the eighteenth century; #2 (but the first written) in the Beulah Quintet series, which covers a range of time periods. The Plunder Pit 1898 A Stevensonian romance, reproducing the manners and language of Yorkshire in the early 1 9th century. Index of women detectives, general index. After all, we had the requisite instruments: my portative organ, Tim's harp.
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Snake Pit 2008

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Despite the efforts of a few publishers to elevate the educational value of comic books with classic stories and educational trivia. and none would be as influential in defining the new ways that comic books would be made. did not agree. had gone into comics because they were the bottom rung of the publishing industry. only superficially different from Superman. citing. I don’t have the guts to write about North American kids today.
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Graphic Medicine Manifesto

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Upon this imaginary world Longus will seek to exercise his interpretative powers to create a story that will enable his readers to understand life, and to enjoy the experience of reading at the same time. The Cartoon History of the Universe.) Alexander the Great. These tips came from the course Fiction Writing 104: Advanced Novel Writing Whether you write short fiction, nonfiction, memoir or poetry, chances are there is a novel yearning to get out. It is no accident if C�cile later repeats in her own speech a passage from the French she has just read: "But I expect He is often near you and keeps you from harm, as He said to Saint Edmond; " (519).
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The Sgt. Rock Archives Vol. 4

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Despite the seeming lack of public interest. The contrasting men’sstyle painting (otoko-e) demonstrated a greater Chinese influence and tended to be monochromatic. An anthology of very brief quotations from 19th century sources on topics such as woman's mission, marriage, motherhood, single life, education, work, poverty, and prostitution -- useful primarily for suggesting sources. King Henry I is no friend of the Jews-or anyone, really-but he is invested in their fate.
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Tales from the Clockwork Empire

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Literature Resource Center's content comes from the Dictionary of Literary Biography, Contemporary Authors, Contemporary Literary Criticism, and more, including full text of selected poems, plays, and short stories. The Scottish portion is particularly familiar and racy, dealing as it does with the scenes of Smollett's younger days. [3/6 Routledge (1875) 1893, 5/- id. 1890, i/- id. 1882, 6d. id. (1889) 1894; (Bohn's Lib) 3/6 Bell; $i net Macmillan, N.
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