Ra: The History and Legacy of the Ancient Egyptian God of the Sun
Africa may have given rise to the first human beings, and Egypt probably gave rise to the first great civilizations, which continue to fascinate modern societies across the globe nearly 5,000 years later. From the Library and Lighthouse of Alexandria...
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Odin y Thor: Los orígenes, historia y evolución religiosa de los dios nórdico
Un anciano con un solo ojo, con un manto gris y sombrero de ala ancha, apoyándose de un bastón. Un vagabundo que aparece cuando menos se le espera, trayendo triunfo o perdición. El dios de la profecía, la poesía y...
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Odin and Thor: The Origins, History and Religious Evolution of the Norse Gods
"In swelling rage | then rose up Thor, - Seldom he sits | when he such things hears, - And the oaths were broken, | the words and bonds, The mighty pledges | between them made." - Völuspá Line #26...
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Norse Mythology: The History of the Norse Pantheon and the Most Famous Myths
*Includes pictures*Includes medieval accounts of Norse mythology*Includes online resources and a bibliography for further readingMuch of what is known of the Norse myths comes from the 10th century onwards. Until this time and, indeed, for centuries afterwards, Norse culture (particularly...
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Mount Rushmore: The History and Legacy of America's Most Unique Monument
"America loves the representation of its heroes to be not just larger than life but stupendously, awesomely bigger than anything else. If blue whales built statues to each other they'd be smaller than these." (Simon Hoggart) In the 1920s plans...
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Loki: The Origins and History of the Famous Norse Trickster God
*Includes pictures*Includes medieval accounts of Loki*Includes online resources and a bibliography for further readingMuch of what is known of the Norse myths comes from the 10th century onwards. Until this time and, indeed, for centuries afterwards, Norse culture (particularly that...
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Legends of the Ancient World: Odysseus
*Includes pictures of important places and historic illustrations and art depicting Odysseus and other important figures.*Explains the historical origins of Odysseus, the Iliad and the Odyssey.*Includes a Bibliography for further reading.*Includes a Table of Contents.Odysseus is without question one of...
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King Arthur: The History and Folklore of the Arthurian Legend
King Arthur is one of the most famous names in history, and his name still evokes visions of fantasy, chivalry, bravery, and more even today. Arthur remains a pop culture fixture around the globe, made famous in various Arthurian tales...
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Jason and the Argonauts: The Origins and History of the Ancient Greeks' Most Famous Mythological Hero
*Includes pictures *Includes ancient accounts of the myth *Includes online resources and a bibliography for further reading “Beginning with thee, O Phoebus, I will recount the famous deeds of men of old, who, at the behest of King Pelias, down...
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Fairy Tales: The Origins, History, and Interpretations of the World's Most Famous Fairy Tales
*Includes pictures *Explains how the genre was formed and theories regarding real life origins of popular fairy tales *Includes online resources and a bibliography for further reading Dense forests, evil stepmother, beautiful girl, dwarfs in mines, a prince and, eventually,...
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Everything You Need to Know About The Iliad and The Odyssey
Explains the major themes, characters, and plots of both epics. Includes historic artwork depicting important scenes in The Iliad and The Odyssey. Discusses the historical basis of Homer, the Trojan War, and Ancient Greek culture.   "Like leaves on trees...
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Everything You Need to Know About The Iliad
*Explains the Iliad's major themes, characters, and plot. *Includes historic artwork depicting important characters and events in the Iliad. *Discusses the historical basis of Homer, the Trojan War, and Ancient Greek culture. *Includes a Table of Contents. “Like leaves on...
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Everything You Need to Know About the Count of Monte Cristo
*Explains the major themes, characters, and plot. *Includes an introductory note on Alexandre Dumas and his book. *Includes a summary and analysis of all 117 chapters. “I have once again found a man ready to hack at another's self-respect with...
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Earth 2060: Murder on Paradise (Part 1 of The Percy Harper Trilogy)
In the year 2060, Earth is divided into 10 sectors. AI has made many jobs obsolete, people are having difficulties finding meaning in life, and many are taking legalized drugs or living in a massive virtual simulation called The World...
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Dreams and Death in African Mythology: The History of Legends and Folk Stories about Dreams and Death across Africa
*Includes pictures*Includes a bibliography for further readingThe modern history of Africa was, until very recently, written on behalf of the indigenous races by the white man, who had forcefully entered the continent during a particularly hubristic and dynamic phase of...
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Love Me or Miss Me: Hot Girl, Bad Boy
Supplier: Wednesday Books What's a Brooklyn girl to do when her best friend is away for the whole summer? Don't ask Kate because she has no idea. Aimless and unhappy with her new foster mother, Kate falls into the hands...
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You Got Me Twisted
Supplier: Wahida Clark Presents Publishing, LLC Makenzie does not hesitate to throw bows, blows or whatever else she can find if you cross her the wrong way. Either you ll give her respect or she ll take it. Her ex-boyfriend,...
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Crystal's Crush
Supplier: Wahida Clark Presents Publishing, LLC Crystal Jackson is surrounded by drama. Her parents are constantly arguing and fighting. To escape the drama at home, she befriends Tyreek "Ty" Davis, known on the streets as Doughboy. Crystal ignores her two...
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Sade's Secret
Supplier: Wahida Clark Presents Publishing, LLC There's nothing sweet about turning sixteen as three friends will soon find out. Fifteen-year-old Sade Washington has been harboring a secret from her two best friends, Crystal Jackson and Dena Bradford. Her secret is...
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Splitsville
Supplier: Urban Renaissance The Divas are back! Jasmine, Brittney, and Sierra are tighter than ever now that two of them are no longer fighting for the attention of the same boy. But since they've lost interest in DJ Johnson, he's...
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The Boy Is Mine!: A Wilson High Confidential
Supplier: Wahida Clark Presents Publishing, LLC NEISHA THOMPSON, a popular cheerleader, who has a crush on major player MARCUS HAMILTON. Everything about Marcus screams want-able, and Neisha wants everything to do with him. But when she notices that one of...
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Raising Kane
Supplier: Urban Renaissance Fifteen-year-old Kane Alexander is growing up in a single parent home after her mother abandons the family. Her father is forced to take on two jobs to support his family, and the responsibility of caring for her...
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Secrets Untold
Supplier: Urban Renaissance When 15-year-old Porsha Swint overhears an argument between her parents, she learns some very painful news. The man she thought was her dad is only a substitute for her real father--Dion McNeil, a well known national sportscaster....
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Paper Thin
Supplier: Urban Renaissance Author Shelia M. Goss tackles the important issue of weight and body image in Paper Thin.Living with her emotionally absent father and a stepmother who spoils her, Sierra doesn't lack for material things, but she still struggles...
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Denim Diaries 6
Supplier: Urban Renaissance Denim Mitchell is excited to learn that she's been selected to tutor students after school. Not only will this earn her extra credit in her honors classes, but it will also look good on her college applications.Fourteen-year-old...
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Denim Diaries 2: Grown in Sixty Seconds: Denim Diaries 2: Grown in Sixty Seconds
Supplier: Urban Renaissance After 17-year-olds Patrice and DeMario spend one intimate yet careless night together, they find themselves anticipating the birth of their first child. Unfortunately, their excitement is not all that it could be because their two best friends...
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Denim Diaries 3: Queen of the Yard
Supplier: Urban Renaissance That’s right! It’s all about the B.G.R. sisterhood, the most notorious and respected gang in Scotland Heights. In spite of her gang’s powerful reputation, seventeen-year-old Patience is ready to step down as B.G.R.’s leader. The problem is that...
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16 1/2 on the Block
Supplier: Urban Renaissance The one and only Latina Smith is back on the block, and she’s come a long way from her freshman year at Cass High School. Where Latina once played back-up in a four member clique, she’s not...
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Denim Diaries 1: 16 Going on 21
Supplier: Urban Renaissance This story explores the lives of sixteen-year-olds Denim Mitchell and André Patterson, who have shared an intense bond ever since they were kids. Denim years to date Andre, known by his friends as Dré. However, Denim’s parents...
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The Lovely Reckless
Supplier: Square Fish From New York Times best-selling author Kami Garcia, a contemporary romance full of loss, love, and redemption.She used to care about being the good girl.Haunted by the memory of her boyfriend's death, Frankie Devereux lives her life by one...
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