Prehistoric

The Land of Painted Caves

By Jean M. Auel - Published 2011

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Epic

Having read the previous five books of this series, I looked forward to this sixth volume, expected to be the final one and ...Read Review

The Dawn Country

By Kathleen O'Neal Gear - By W. Michael Gear - Published 2011

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The Dawn Country concerns the peoples of the Iroquois in the generation before the coming of their great peacemaker Deganawidah, when the several ...Read Review

Stories from the Billabong

By James Vance Marshall - Published 2010

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Children/Young AdultFantasy

Stories from the Billabong is a collection of aboriginal myths and legends inspired by the dreaming of the Yorta Yorta people whose traditional ...Read Review

People of the Longhouse

By Kathleen O'Neal Gear - By W. Michael Gear - Published 2010

Genres:

Saga

This 17th installment of the Gears’ North America’s Forgotten Past series chronicles hostilities between several Iroquois tribes. In the story, eleven-year-old Odion ...Read Review

Coming of the Storm

By Kathleen O'Neal Gear - By W. Michael Gear - Published 2010

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Saga

In 1539, Spanish explorer Hernando de Soto landed his forces in Florida and began a brutal three-year exploration of what is today the southeastern ...Read Review

Daughter of Kura

By Debra Austin - Published 2009

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Over half a million years ago on the plains of Africa, the ancient ancestors of humans—the species known today as homo erectus—...Read Review

Daughter of Kura

By Debra Austin - Published 2009

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Over half a million years ago on the plains of Africa, the ancient ancestors of humans—the species known today as homo erectus—...Read Review

Children of the Dawnland

By Kathleen O'Neal Gear - By W. Michael Gear - Published 2009

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Children/Young Adult

Twelve-year-old Twig of the People of the Dawnland has begun to develop powerful dreaming abilities. In particular, she is haunted by a vision ...Read Review

Like Mayflies in a Stream

By Shauna Roberts - Published 2009

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Epic

  Roberts retells ancient Mesopotamia’s Epic of Gilgamesh, the world’s first written tale. Gilgamesh, king of Uruk, oppresses his people until ...Read Review

Shadow Valley

By Steven Barnes - Published 2009

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Set 30,000 years ago in Africa’s Mount Kilimanjaro region, this follow-up to Great Sky Woman has T’Cori, the heroine from the previous ...Read Review