books about: ancients
The Battle of the Labyrinth (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book 4)
Hyperion Book CH
Percy Jackson isn't expecting freshman orientation to be any fun. But when a mysterious mortal acquaintance appears on campus, followed by demon cheerleaders, things quickly move from bad to diabolical. In this latest installment of the blockbuster series, time is running out as war between the Olympians and the evil Titan lord Kronos draws near. Even the safe haven of Camp Half-Blood grows more vulnerable by the minute as Kronos's army ...
Magic Bleeds (Kate Daniels)
Atlanta would be a nice place to live, if it weren't for the magic. When the magic is up, rogue mages cast their spells and monsters appear, while guns refuse to fire and cars fail to start. But then technology returns, and the magic recedes as unpredictably as it arose. Kate Daniels works for the Order of Knights of Merciful Aid, officially as a liaison with the mercenary guild. Unofficially, she cleans up the paranormal problems no one ...
Bridge of Birds: A Novel of an Ancient China That Never Was
When the children of his village were struck with a mysterious illness, Number Ten Ox found master Li Kao. Together they set out to find the Great Root of Power, the only possible cure, and together they discover adventure and legend, and the power of belief....
Jesus the Christ - A Study of the Messiah and His Mission According to Holy - Scriptures Both Ancient and ...
James Edward Talmage
Jesus the Christ - A Study of the Messiah and His Mission According to Holy - Scriptures Both Ancient and Modern is presented here in a high quality paperback edition. This popular classic work by James Edward Talmage is in the English language, and may not include graphics or images from the original edition. If you enjoy the works of James Edward Talmage then we highly recommend this publication for your book collection.
D'aulaire's Book of Greek Myths
Edgar Parin d'Aulaire
Doubleday Books for Young Readers
"For any child fortunate enough to have this generous book...the kings and heroes of ancient legend will remain forever matter-of-fact; the pictures interpret the text literally and are full of detail and witty observation."-- Horn Book . "The drawings...are excellent and excitingly evocative."-- The New York Times .
Mara, Daughter of the Nile (Puffin Story Books)
Eloise Jarvis McGraw
Mara is a proud and beautiful slave girl who yearns for freedom. In order to gain it, she finds herself playing the dangerous role of double spy for two arch enemies - each of whom supports a contender for the throne of Egypt.
Magic Tree House: Books 9-12 Ebook Collection: Mystery of the Ancient Riddles (A Stepping Stone Book(TM))
Random House Books for Young Readers, 2013
This ebook collection includes Dolphins at Daybreak (#9), Ghost Town at Sundown (#10), Lions at Lunchtime (#11), and Polar Bears Past Bedtime (#12). This time Morgan le Fay, the magical librarian of Camelot, challenges Jack and Annie to find the answers to four riddles. To do so, they must travel under the sea and to the Wild West, the African plains, and the frozen Arctic. It’s a difficult and dangerous task, but if Jack and Annie ...
Food of life: A book of ancient Persian and modern Iranian cooking and ceremonies
Completely redesigned for today's generation of cooks and food enthusiasts, the 25th Anniversary Edition of Food of Life: Ancient Persian and Modern Iranian Cooking and Ceremonies by Najmieh Batmanglij provides a treasure trove of recipes, along with an immersive cultural experience for those seeking to understand this ancient and timeless cuisine. This edition is a more user-friendly edition of the award-winning and critically acclaimed ...
Jesus the Christ (A Study of the Messiah and His Mission According to Holy Scriptures Both Ancient and ...
James E. Talmage
The Again Shop
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Retribution: A Time-Travel Suspense Novel (City of God Book 3)
DitDat, Inc., 2014
What If …? What if you were studying for your Ph.D. in archaeology and somehow got trapped in first-century Jerusalem after a controversial physics experiment went horribly wrong? What if you knew the exact date when Roman troops would come sweeping into Jerusalem to crucify 3000 innocent people? What if you could save some of those people — not all of them, but you could save the ones you loved — only if you stayed there in ...
The Annals of the World
Master Books; imprint, 2007
Now in its seventh printing, this blockbuster title has exceeded all expectations with over $2,000,000 in sales. This classic, in modern English, was written by the famed Archbishop James Ussher in the 17th century, and is a must-have for history buffs and educators. From its initial 5-year development to the overwhelming and positive response from the general public, its success shows that some great books will always find a place of interest ...
The Aquarians: An Ancient Mayan Prophecy—A Modern Phenomenon
1945 —After being blown off the deck of his ship by a horrific explosion, U.S. Naval officer Vern Becket is visited by what he can only assume is his guardian angel. Helplessly floating in the dark seas off the coast of Japan, Vern learns that he has a mission—one that he won’t accomplish for almost sixty years. 2004 —A pioneer in the study of dolphin echolocation, Dr. Troy Wallace is convinced that he is on the verge of an incredible ...
Conjuring Darkness (Darkness Series Book 1)
Black Paw Publishing, 2014
25 year old Lexi Salenko is an independent and focused young woman who has realized her dream of moving to the open country of Montana and starting up a quaint bookstore. Romance and adventure have always remained within the covers of her cherished novels until one day she receives a mysterious letter from her archaeologist sister. The letter was sent from Israel and was badly damaged, but Lexi understands enough of it that her sister may be in ...
Shahnameh: The Epic of the Persian Kings
Quantuck Lane Press
A new, lushly illustrated edition of the classic work Shahnameh. Ferdowsi’s epic poem Shahnameh is part myth, part history—it begins with the legend of the birth of the Persian nation and its tumultuous history. It contains magical birds, and superhuman heroes, and centuries-long battles. Written over 1,000 years ago, it was meant to protect Persian collective memory amdist a turbulent sea cultural storms. Originally written in couplets, ...
The Light Bearer
The Light Bearer by Donna Gillespie The International Bestseller A novel of Ancient Rome Revised Edition Includes a note on the revised edition and an afterword by the author “Throughout this monumental story, Gillespie constantly increases the excitement and intrigue. There are no flat passages in The Light Bearer, only a fast-flowing stream that erupts into a full-scale torrent in the book's conclusion.” —Washington Post Book ...
The Girl Who Sang to the Buffalo: A Child, an Elder, and the Light from an Ancient Sky
New World Library, 2013
A haunting dream that will not relent pulls author Kent Nerburn back into the hidden world of Native America, where dreams have meaning, animals are teachers, and the “old ones” still have powers beyond our understanding. In this moving narrative, we travel through the lands of the Lakota and the Ojibwe, where we encounter a strange little girl with an unnerving connection to the past, a forgotten asylum that history has tried to hide, and ...
The Way of the Shepherd: 7 Ancient Secrets to Managing Productive People
Find inspiration and a fresh perspective on the art of leadership in this account of a cub reporter who lands the interview of a lifetime and walks away with the keys to exceptional leadership. When the reporter meets with the most respected CEO in America, the businessman shares the seven secrets he learned long ago from his mentor—an eccentric but brilliant professor who taught him proven management principles that, while ancient in origin, ...
The Spider and the Fly
The famous poem The Spider and the Fly by Mary Howitt. Enjoy the classic The Spider and the Fly poem today!
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