130 Results
130 Results
Isabel : jewel of Castilla —Meyer, Carolyn.
Book
2000
12 available of 16 items

While waiting anxiously for others to choose a husband for her, Isabella, the future Queen of Spain, keeps a diary account of her life as a member of the royal family.

Leyla : the black tulip —Croutier, Alev Lytle, 1944-
Book
2003
4 available of 4 items

While trying to help her financially destitute family, twelve-year-old Leyla ends up on a slave ship bound for Istanbul, then in the beautiful Topkapi Palace, where she discovers that life in the sheltered world of the p...

Ink exchange —Marr, Melissa.
Book
2008
15 available of 15 items

Seventeen-year-old Leslie wants a tattoo as a way of reclaiming control of herself and her body, but the eerie image she selects pulls her into the dangerous Dark Court of the faeries, where she draws on inner strength t...

Fragile eternity —Marr, Melissa.
Book
2009
9 available of 9 items

Aislinn and Seth struggle with the unforeseen consequences of Aislinn's transformation from mortal girl to faery queen as the world teeters on the brink of cataclysmic violence.

Anacaona, Golden Flower —Danticat, Edwidge, 1969-
Book
2005
7 available of 9 items

Beginning in 1490, Anacaona keeps a record of her life as a possible successor to the supreme chief of Xaragua, as wife of the chief of Maguana, and as a warrior battling the first white men to arrive in the West Indies,...

Catherine : the great journey —Gregory, Kristiana.
Book
2005
10 available of 13 items

A fictional diary of Princess Sophie, later named Catherine, from 1743 until 1745, when at age fifteen she is married to her second cousin Peter, Grand Duke of Russia, who will one day be Emperor. Includes historical not...

Cecile : gates of gold —Casanova, Mary.
Book
2002
3 available of 3 items

In 1711, twelve-year-old Cʹecile Revel unexpectedly gets the chance to serve Louis XIV's sister-in-law at the palace of Versailles, but instead of a dream come true, life at court proves to be complicated and precarious....

The whale rider —Ihimaera, Witi, 1944-
Book
2003
11 available of 12 items

As her beloved grandfather, chief of the Maori tribe of Whangara, New Zealand, struggles to lead in difficult times and to find a male successor, young Kahu is developing a mysterious relationship with whales, particular...

Betrayal —Cavendish, Grace.
Book
2004
5 available of 5 items

Lady Grace Cavendish, Elizabeth I's youngest maid of honor, finds herself in the midst of a battle at sea while posing as a boy aboard the ship of Francis Drake, where she and Masou stowed away in hopes of finding the ki...

Mary, Queen of Scots, queen without a country —Lasky, Kathryn.
Book
2002
17 available of 19 items

Mary, the young Scottish queen, is sent a diary from her mother in which she records her experiences living at the court of France's King Henry II as she awaits her marriage to Henry's son, Francis.

Exile —Cavendish, Grace.
Book
2006
3 available of 3 items

Thirteen-year-old Lady Grace Cavendish, maid of honor to Queen Elizabeth I, describes in her diary how she tries to discover who stole a magical ruby belonging to the visiting princess of Sharakand.

Peril at the world's biggest hockey tournament —MacGregor, Roy, 1948-
Book
2008
18 available of 19 items

The Screech Owls are excited to be playing in the Bell Capital Cup in Ottawa especially when they learn that political leaders from around the world will be attending the final game. But a terrorist calling himself 1/1 h...

The spyglass —Evans, Richard Paul.
Book
2000
4 available of 4 items

The inhabitants of a kingdom that has fallen on hard times discover the value of faith when they learn to consider that which might be and labor to make it so.

The missing tarts —Hennessy, B. G. (Barbara G.)
Book
1989
4 available of 4 items

When the Queen of Hearts discovers that her strawberry tarts have been stolen, she enlists the help of many popular nursery rhyme characters in order to find them.

The apple king —Bosca, Francesca.
Book
2001
3 available of 3 items

A selfish king keeps a beautiful apple tree and its wonderful fruit all to himself, until an invasion of worms teaches him a lesson about sharing.

Deception —Cavendish, Grace.
Book
2005
3 available of 3 items

Thirteen-year-old Lady Grace Cavendish, maid of honor to Queen Elizabeth I, describes in her diary her efforts to discover who is counterfeiting the new English silver coin.

The foretelling —Hoffman, Alice.
Book
2005
5 available of 5 items

Growing up the daughter of an Amazon queen who shuns her, Rain rebels against the ways of her tribe through her sister-like relationship with Io and her feelings for a boy from a tribe of wanderers.

Dragon flight —George, Jessica Day, 1976-
Book
2009
1 available of 3 items

Young seamstress Creel finds herself strategizing with the dragon king Shardas once again when a renegade dragon in a distant country launches a war against their country, bringing an entire army of dragons into the mix....

Mary, Bloody Mary —Meyer, Carolyn, 1935-
Book
2001
9 available of 9 items

Mary Tudor, who would reign briefly as Queen of England during the mid sixteenth century, tells the story of her troubled childhood as daughter of King Henry VIII.

Conspiracy —Cavendish, Grace.
Book
2005
6 available of 6 items

Thirteen-year-old Lady Grace Cavendish, maid of honor to Queen Elizabeth I, describes in her diary her efforts to discover who is counterfeiting the new English silver coin.

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