131 Results
131 Results
Leyla : the black tulip —Croutier, Alev Lytle, 1944-
Book
2003
2 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...

Isabel : jewel of Castilla —Meyer, Carolyn.
Book
2000
14 available of 17 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.

Cecile : gates of gold —Casanova, Mary.
Book
2002
2 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....

Anacaona, Golden Flower —Danticat, Edwidge, 1969-
Book
2005
6 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,...

The whale rider —Ihimaera, Witi, 1944-
Book
2003
12 available of 13 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...

Ink exchange —Marr, Melissa.
Book
2008
14 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...

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...

Fragile eternity —Marr, Melissa.
Book
2009
8 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.

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.

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

Dragon flight —George, Jessica Day, 1976-
Book
2009
1 available of 4 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.

Babar and his children —Brunhoff, Jean de, 1899-1937.
Book
1938
21 available of 21 items

With the birth of triplets, King Babar and Queen Celeste experience the pleasures and pains of parenthood.

The legend of Holly Claus —Ryan, Brittney.
Book
2004
2 available of 4 items

Santa Claus's daughter, Holly, comes to Earth seeking an end to the curse cast upon her and the Land of the Immortals by an evil wizard, whose own punishment will end only if Holly willingly gives him her pure heart.

Patience, Princess Catherine —Meyer, Carolyn, 1935-
Book
2004
6 available of 6 items

In 1501 fifteen-year-old Catharine of Aragon arrives in England to marry Arthur, the eldest son of King Henry VII, but soon finds her expectations of a happy settled life radically changed when Arthur unexpectedly dies a...

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.

The riddle of Zorfendorf Castle —Abbott, Tony, 1952-
Book
2005
29 available of 30 items

Eric and his friends learn that Zorfendorf Castle holds a secret which they must prevent from falling into the hands of Emperor Ko.

Urchin of the riding stars —McAllister, Margaret (Margaret I.)
Book
2006
1 available of 2 items

A group of animals, led by an orphaned squirrel, learns about friendship and loyalty when they band together to defend their island kingdom against evil forces.

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...

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