Welsh longbow maker and archer, Will Bowman, is late getting to the archery tournaments this year and has to return to old stamping grounds he has mostly avoided for years, using an alias.
While much has been written about the men who signed the Declaration of Independence, battled the British, and framed the Constitution, the wives, mothers, sisters, and daughters they left behind have been little noticed by history. Roberts brings us the women who fought the Revolution as valiantly as the men, often defending their very doorsteps.
It's still 1656, and Freddy is on the run. Determined to protect her young children and keep her family together, she is tested more than ever as she navigates a choking gauntlet of greed, corruption, duplicity, and bloody violence. Romantic sparks fly, smolder, and threaten to explode.
In May 1653, young Frederica (Freddy) O'Brennan and her sister Aileen trust a stranger on an empty beach in western Ireland, inadvertently placing themselves in the crosshairs of Cromwell's notorious Reign of Terror. Freddy awakens in the cramped hold of a slave ship bound for Barbados.
As timely today as when it was written. Dr. Kingâ€™s best-selling account of the civil rights movement in Birmingham during the spring and summer of 1963.
Zillia Bright never dreamed sheâ€™d be orphaned at sixteen and left to care for her baby brother and Papaâ€™s farm. With only a mule and a hundred-year-old shotgun, she must fight to protect whatâ€™s hers.
In her highly anticipated new novel, Judy Blume, the New York Times # 1 best-selling author of Summer Sisters and of young adult classics such as Are You There God? Itâ€™s Me, Margaret, creates a richly textured and moving story of three generations of families, friends and strangers, whose lives are profoundly changed by unexpected events.
2015 Summer Book Awards Winner: â€śIâ€™m waiting for my life to begin. Waiting for the train to come in,â€ť Ava Stilwell, a young woman eager for life, sings a popular song with the big band that reflects her heart. In the midst of a world at war, Ava has found love, a passion for her music, and new opportunities, but the war still looms over her, threatening to take it all away.