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The Life of Horatio Lord Nelson

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TRANSFORMING ANGEL - True Story of an Inner City Child - A Bridge to Something Better: Juvenile Nonfiction Short Story Inspirational (Remarkable Child Memoir Series)

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Transforming Angel - In this captivating true short story, become informed of the daily drama at an inner city middle school. Learn about a teacher's heart-felt conviction to go beyond the "usual" supportive environment within her classroom. And as a result of her efforts, discover if one of her students, Brayton, can rise up like a phoenix, out of the ashes that framed his former life.

Transforming Angel is the true story of an inner city child - a bridge to something better - short read.

A juvenile nonfiction short story inspirational from the Remarkable Child Memoir Series.

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WONDERFUL TALES FOR CHILDREN (Illustrated Edition): Captivating Stories of Epic Heroes and Heroines from the Renowned American Author of "The Scarlet Letter" and "The House of Seven Gables"

A Wonder-Book for Girls and Boys (1851) is a children's book in which Hawthorne rewrites myths from Greek mythology. It was followed by a sequel, Tanglewood Tales for Boys and Girls. The Snow-Image, and Other Twice-Told Tales is the final collection of short stories published by Nathaniel Hawthorne in his lifetime, appearing in 1852. Grandfather's Chair is a collection of tales on the Puritan History and along with Biographical stories contribute to the historical knowledge of the children.

Excerpt:

"Grandfather," said little Alice, laying her head back upon his arm, "I am very tired now. You must tell me a story to make me go to sleep." "That is not what story-tellers like," answered Grandfather, smiling. "They are better satisfied when they can keep their auditors awake." (Grandfather's Chair)

Contents:

Twice-Told Tales (1837)

Grandfather's Chair (1840)

Biographical Stories

Wonder Book For Girls and Boys (1851)

The Snow Image and Other Twice Told Tales (1852)

Tanglewood Tales For Girls and Boys (1853)

American novelist and short story writer Nathaniel Hawthorne's (1804-1864) significantly contributed to the Children's Literature. His ancestors include John Hathorne, the only judge involved in the Salem witch trials who never repented of his actions. Nathaniel later added a "w" to make his name "Hawthorne" in order to hide this relation.

Cottage Poems

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What Can a President Really Do?: A Good Answer to a Good Question (Who HQ Presents)

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Colombian Adventures

Kidnapped Russell stared at three machine guns pointed at him. After attempting to escape, he lo....

Edison His Life and Inventions

The Sabbath in Puritan New England

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George Sand: Some Aspects of Her Life and Writings

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The History of Emily Montague

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Strange Pages From Family Papers

The Folk-lore of Plants

Among My Books, First Series

The Missing Link

HIS Christian name was Nicholas but his familiars called him Nickie the Kid. The title did not imply....

Anglo-Saxon Literature