The Princess in the Opal Mask- Jenny Lundquist

Synopsis: Every Fairy-Tale Ending Has a Price. . . Orphaned as a child in the crumbling village of Tulan, Elara is determined to learn her true identity, even if it means wielding a dagger. Meanwhile, in Galandria's royal capital, Princess Wilha stands out as someone to either worship or fear. Though no one knows why … Continue reading The Princess in the Opal Mask- Jenny Lundquist

The Princess Fugitive- Melanie Cellier

Synopsis: Princess Ava used to be a weapon - sharp, strong and beautiful. But when she fails at her most important task, she’s forced to flee from her own family. Only her personal bodyguard, Hans, remains loyal. Hans claims to know the real Ava but she finds that hard to believe – after all, she’s … Continue reading The Princess Fugitive- Melanie Cellier

Carry On, Mr Bowditch- Jean Lee Latham

Synopsis: Readers today are still fascinated by “Nat,” an eighteenth-century nautical wonder and mathematical wizard. Nathaniel Bowditch grew up in a sailor’s world—Salem in the early days when tall-masted ships from foreign ports crowded the wharves. But Nat didn’t promise to have the makings of a sailor; he was too physically small. Nat may have … Continue reading Carry On, Mr Bowditch- Jean Lee Latham

Once On This Island- Gloria Whelan

Synopsis: When war erupts between England and America in 1812, it brings change and uncertainty—even to Michigan's remote Mackinac Island. For young Mary O'Shea, the hardest change is the departure of her father, who leaves Mackinac to join the American Army. With her sister and brother, Mary must tend the farm, deal with the hardships … Continue reading Once On This Island- Gloria Whelan