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Historical Fiction-Ancient Civilizations


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Mara, Daughter of the Nile
Mara, Daughter of the Nile
by Eloise Jarvis Mcgraw
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The adventures of an ingenious Egyptian slave girl who undertakes a dangerous assignment as a spy in the royal palace of Thebes, in the days when Queen Hatshepsut ruled.... (read more)

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The Eagle of the Ninth
The Eagle of the Ninth
by Rosemary Sutcliff
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The Ninth Legion marched into the mists of Northern Britain—and they were never seen again. Four thousand men disappeared and their eagle standard was lost. Its a mystery thats never been solved, until now . . .  Marcus has to find... (read more)

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The Cat of Bubastes: A Tale of Ancient Egypt (Adventure)
The Cat of Bubastes: A Tale of Ancient Egypt (Adventure)
by G A Henty
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A young Egyptian accidentally kills a sacred cat and must flee from an angry mob. Set in 1250 B.C., the time of Moses, this thrilling adventure also features fascinating details about Egyptian religion and geography, the methods by which the Nile was... (read more)

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Egyptian Gods & Goddesses (All Aboard Reading)
Egyptian Gods & Goddesses (All Aboard Reading)
by Henry Barker
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For the budding historian, this Level 4 reader gives a comprehensive introduction to Egyptian gods and goddesses, including Horus, Re, and Anubis. As an added bonus, there is tons of neat information about pyramids, mummies, and the afterlife!... (read more)

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The Golden Goblet
The Golden Goblet
by Eloise Jarvis McGraw
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Ranofer struggles to thwart the plottings of his evil brother, Gebu, so he can become master goldsmith like their father in this exciting tale of ancient Egyptian mystery and intrigue.... (read more)

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Ithaka
Ithaka
by Adele Geras
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Many years have passed since the end of the Trojan War, and Penelope is still waiting for her husband, Odysseus, to return home. The city of Ithaka is overrun with uncouth suitors hoping to marry her, thereby gaining control of the land. But when a... (read more)

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Daughter of Xanadu
Daughter of Xanadu
by Dori Jones Yang
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Athletic and strong willed, Princess Emmajin's determined to do what no woman has done before: become a warrior in the army of her grandfather, the Great Khan Khubilai. In the Mongol world the only way to achieve respect is to show bravery and win glory... (read more)

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Roman Britain Trilogy #02: The Silver Branch
Roman Britain Trilogy #02: The Silver Branch
by Rosemary Sutcliff
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Violence and unrest are sweeping through Roman Britain. Justin and Flavius find themselves caught up in the middle of it all when they discover a plot to overthrow the Emperor. In fear for their lives, they gather together a tattered band of men and lead... (read more)

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Egyptian Life Stickers (Dover Little Activity Books)
Egyptian Life Stickers (Dover Little Activity Books)
by A. G. Smith
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Nineteen full-color stickers depict everyday life in ancient Egypt with portraits of a Pharaoh, charioteer, scribe, soothsayer, laborers, and more.... (read more)

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Egyptian Diary: The Journal of Nakht, Young Scribe (Junior Library Guild Selection)
Egyptian Diary: The Journal of Nakht, Young Scribe (Junior Library Guild Selection)
by Richard Platt
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RICHARD PLATT has written more than forty nonfiction books for children. Ever since he first saw the leathery face of a mummy in the British museum, ancient Egypt has fascinated him. EGYPTIAN DIARY: THE JOURNAL OF NAKHT is his third book in the colorful... (read more)

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Tut's Mummy: Lost...and Found (Step Into Reading: A Step 4 Book)
Tut's Mummy: Lost...and Found (Step Into Reading: A Step 4 Book)
by Judy Donnelly and James Watling
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Gladiator Fight for Freedom (Gladiator)
Gladiator Fight for Freedom (Gladiator)
by Simon Scarrow
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Eleven-year-old Marcus Cornelius Primus has been torn from his idyllic childhood and recruited as a gladiator, facing a life of intense training governed by strict rules. As he learns what it takes to become an elite warrior, Marcus makes new friends and... (read more)

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Roman Britain Trilogy #03: The Lantern Bearers
Roman Britain Trilogy #03: The Lantern Bearers
by Rosemary Sutcliff
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The last of the Roman army have set sail and left Britain forever, abandoning it to civil war and the threat of a Saxon invasion. Aquila, a young Legionnaire, deserted his regiment to stay behind with his family, but his home and all that he loves are... (read more)

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The Golden Bull
The Golden Bull
by Marjorie Cowley
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Marjorie Cowley was trained at the Fowler Museum of Cultural History at the University of California, Los Angeles, and taught prehistoric history to students from first grade through high school. In this capacity she was designated a professional expert... (read more)

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Spirit's Princess (Princesses of Myth)
Spirit's Princess (Princesses of Myth)
by Esther M Friesner
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"Himiko is brave and bold. I love her!" --Tamora Pierce, New York Times bestselling author Himiko shouldn't have a care in the world. As the only daughter of the most powerful man in the Matsu clan, she has her every need catered to. But Himiko isn't... (read more)

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War Star Rising
War Star Rising
by Zoodoc
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There are many legends that could be told about the life and times of the ancient Mayas. But the one that's most compelling and most touching is the Legend of Toucan Moon, in War Star Rising Lan Sluder, Belize resident and Editor/Publisher of Belize... (read more)

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The Slave-Girl from Jerusalem (Roman Mysteries)
The Slave-Girl from Jerusalem (Roman Mysteries)
by Caroline Lawrence
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This exciting adventure recreates the siege of Masada, and reveals important developments in Jonathan's struggle with his guilt over past events. Also, there's terrific insight into the workings of the Roman legal system in a page-turning court room... (read more)

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The Hidden Treasure of the Forgotten Pharaoh
The Hidden Treasure of the Forgotten Pharaoh
by Lee Ann Johnston-thomas
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Fifteen year old Nikki got more than he bargained for when traveling abroad with his parents and his private tutor in Cairo, Egypt. Little did he suspect that while he and his tutor Amanda Tilson, and his older Scottish friend Ian, where exploring the... (read more)

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The Stranger on the Silk Road: A Story of Ancient China (Read-It! Chapter Books: Historical Tales)
The Stranger on the Silk Road: A Story of Ancient China (Read-It! Chapter Books: Historical Tales)
by Jessica Gunderson
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Table of Contents/Afterword/Story Consultants Black and White Illustrations/Standards for the English Language Arts Standard 1 Quizzes at www.picturewindowbooks... (read more)

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Cleopatra VII: Daughter of the Nile
Cleopatra VII: Daughter of the Nile
by Kristiana Gregory
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Established "Dear America" author Kristiana Gregory kicks off "The Royal Diaries" with the captivating story of a young Cleopatra's life. While her father is in hiding after attempts on his life, twelve-year-old Cleopatra records in her diary how she... (read more)

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