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Lord Tony's Wife
Lord Tony's Wife Sented by Jacob

An exciting, rather melodramatic romance of the French revolution. A peasant revolutionist who is trying to lure the heroine and her father back to France, and an unwelcome suitor, engage the cunning of the Scarlet Pimpernel in restoring the kidnapped bride to her husband through hairbreadth escapes and thrilling adventures.

Doom Castle
Doom Castle Sented by Emma

No pomp, no pleasant amenities; the place seemed to jut into the sea, defying man's oldest and most bitter enemy, its gable ends and one crenellated bastion or turret betraying its sinister relation to its age, its whole aspect arrogant and unfriendly, essential of war. Caught suddenly by the vision that swept the fretted curve of the coast, it seemed blackly to perpetuate the spirit of the land, its silence, its solitude and terrors.

In Secret
In Secret Sented by Cameron

A mystery on the Swiss border during the War.

South Sea Tales
South Sea Tales Sented by Christopher

Like the celebrated Klondike Tales, the stories that comprise South Sea Tales derive their intensity from the author’s own far-flung adventures, conveying an impassioned, unsparing vision borne only of experience.

The Jacket
The Jacket Sented by Jacob

Darrell Standing, a university professor serving life imprisonment in San Quentin for murder, defies the will of prison officials who try to break his spirit with "the jacket," a canvas jacket which can be tightly laced so as to tortuously compress the whole body. To survive, Standing discovers how to enter a trance state in which he walks among the stars and experiences past lives.

How I Found Livingstone
How I Found Livingstone Sented by Jacob

Riveting firsthand account of the long and arduous search by journalist/adventurer for one of the great explorers of the 19th century.

The Yosemite
The Yosemite Sented by Sarah Gerdes

The Yosemite by John Muir. Illustrated Edition. John Muir (1838–1914) was a Scottish-born American naturalist, author, and early advocate of preservation of wilderness in the United States. John Muir was the first modern preservationist and founder of the Sierra Club.

Under Drake's Flag
Under Drake's Flag Sented by Jacob

"A book of adventure, where the hero meets with experience enough one would think to turn his hair gray."--Harper's Monthly Magazine.

The Young Lion Hunter
The Young Lion Hunter Sented by Jacob

Ken Ward, the hero of The Young Forester, and his younger brother spend an exciting summer hunting mountain lions in the Grand Canyon of the Colorado.

Before the Dawn
Before the Dawn Sented by Sarah Gerdes

"Before the Dawn" from Joseph Alexander Altsheler. Editor and author of popular juvenile historical fiction (1862-1919).

Despoilers of the Golden Empire

A handful of men, and an incredible adventure--a few super-men, led by a fanatic, seeking to conquer a new world!

Moon of Israel
Moon of Israel Sented by Jacob

Never has Sir Rider Haggard touched a higher standard than in this mighty romance.

Under the Andes
Under the Andes Sented by Jacob

This early novel by Rex Stout follows two men and a woman on a vacation in the Andes . . . a vacation which takes them to a lost world beneath the mountains!

Doors of the Night
Doors of the Night Sented by Emma

There are twenty-six nail-biting chapters in this exciting novel from Frank L. Packard.

Heart of the World
Heart of the World Sented by Daniel

An extraordinarily beautiful Indian princess and a white Englishman fall in love but suffer deeply because of their feelings.

The Border Watch
The Border Watch Sented by Jacob

Joseph Alexander Altsheler (April 29, 1862 – June 5, 1919) was an American newspaper reporter, editor and author of popular juvenile historical fiction. He was a prolific writer, and produced fifty-one novels and at least fifty-three short stories.

Don Rodriguez
Don Rodriguez Sented by Rebecca

A coming of age story set in the mythical "golden age" of Spain. The titular character is excluded from the inheritance of the family castle on the grounds that given his expertise with sword and mandolin he should be able to win his own estate and bride.

The Cruise of the Dazzler
The Cruise of the Dazzler Sented by Sarah Gerdes

Joe Bronson, dissatisfied with his dull life at school, runs away and joins the crew of a sloop he sees in San Francisco Bay. Only that very morning he had been a school-boy and now he was a sailor, shipped on the Dazzler and bound he knew not whither. His fifteen years increased to twenty at the thought of it and he felt every inch a man -- a sailorman at that. He wished Charley and Fred could see him now. Well, they would hear of it soon enough.

Baree, Son of Kazan
Baree, Son of Kazan Sented by Jacob

The story of the son of the blind Grey Wolf and the gallant part he played in the lives of a man and a woman.

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