Ireland in the 1840s is in the grip of a terrible famine. When their father and mother go missing in a desperate search for food, the three O''Driscoll children are left to fend for themselves. Their only hope is to find the great-aunts they have heard about in their mother''s stories.
From the author of the Stravaganza series comes a riveting
tale of murder and romance in Renaissance Italy, as a 16 year old is sent to a Franciscan Friary for his own protection after he's accused of murder.
While high up in a tree, a sixteen year old
Guatemalan girl gets a clear view of the ravages of war as guerilla warfare takes place just beneath her, forever changing how she sees the world. Reprint. *Author: Mikaelsen, ...
"The irrepressible crew from Five Little Monkeys Jumping on the
Bed returns in this version of a traditional hand rhyme . . . the familiar chant tells of five foolish monkeys who are eaten when they tease a hungry ...