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The Whisper in the Ruins
Author: Lisa M. Hendey
Publisher: Servant Books
ISBN: 1632530368
Pages: 128
Year: 2016-05-13
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Somebody is angry, and they’re taking it out on St. Anne’s. Patrick and his twin sister Katie are shocked when they learn that someone threw a brick through the St. Francis of Assisi stained glass window at St. Anne’s. What would make someone angry enough to damage the beautiful old window? And how will the church ever be able to repair it? The twins want to investigate, but before Patrick can learn anything, he’s swept into another adventure--in the year 1205! Patrick’s second Chime Travel journey takes him back to Assisi, where he meets a brave young man who wants to leave his family’s wealth behind so he can answer God’s call in his life. Young Francis invites Patrick to help him repair an old church, but Francis’s father is furious with his son’s decision and will do almost anything to stop him. Can Francis and Patrick follow God’s command to rebuild the church? And will Patrick’s time in Assisi help him solve the mystery of the broken window at St. Anne’s?
The Secret of the Shamrock
Author: Lisa M. Hendey
Publisher: Servant Books
ISBN: 1616368470
Pages: 128
Year: 2015-07-21
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When Patrick has to work on his church's cleaning team on a Saturday, he thinks his weekend fun is ruined. But when the old church bells start chiming, Patrick and his pet frog, Francis, are suddenly taken back through time to ancient Ireland. Will the strange shepherd he meets be able to help him get home, or will Patrick be stuck taking care of sheep in the rain and mud forever? Find out in The Secret of the Shamrock.
The Mystery at Midnight
Author: Lisa M. Hendey
Publisher: Servant Books
ISBN: 1632530384
Pages: 128
Year: 2016-05-13
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If there's one thing Katie never thought she'd do, it was walk through something called the "Door of the Dead." During a class field trip to visit the monastery of the Poor Clares, Katie is unexpectedly swept up into her second Chime Travelers adventure. She finds herself in Assisi, the same city where her twin brother Patrick met St. Francis of Assisi on his last journey through time. Instead of meeting St. Francis, Katie meets a young woman named Clare. Clare has everything--she's beautiful, her family is wealthy, and she is to be married soon. Katie discovers that Clare also has a secret: she wants to leave everything behind and join Francis and his brothers in service to God. But Clare's family doesn't want her to go. On the night she leaves, Clare and Katie must run through the darkness and escape through a door only used for funerals, the Door of the Dead. Has Clare made a mistake? Is God really calling her to leave everything she knows behind? And should Katie go with her on this dangerous adventure?
The Sign of the Carved Cross
Author: Lisa M. Hendey
Publisher: Servant Books
ISBN: 1616368489
Pages: 128
Year: 2015-07-21
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Katie joins her friends in being mean to the new girl, Lily. But suddenly, Katie becomes the new girl—in 1675! She has no idea how she traveled in time to a Native American village, but she's hoping the young woman she meets will be nicer to her than Katie was to Lily. Tekakwitha is a quiet girl with scars on her face from a terrible disease. Tekakwitha's family doesn't accept her because of her faith, and soon she and Katie have to run away in the middle of the night. Will Katie ever find her way back home?Find out in The Sign of the Carved Cross.
The Sound Book: The Science of the Sonic Wonders of the World
Author: Trevor Cox
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 039324282X
Pages: 304
Year: 2014-02-10
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“A lucid and passionate case for a more mindful way of listening. . . . Anyone who has ever clapped, hollered or yodeled at an echo will delight in [Cox’s] zestful curiosity.”—New York Times Trevor Cox is on a hunt for the sonic wonders of the world. A renowned expert who engineers classrooms and concert halls, Cox has made a career of eradicating bizarre and unwanted sounds. But after an epiphany in the London sewers, Cox now revels in exotic noises—creaking glaciers, whispering galleries, stalactite organs, musical roads, humming dunes, seals that sound like alien angels, and a Mayan pyramid that chirps like a bird. With forays into archaeology, neuroscience, biology, and design, Cox explains how sound is made and altered by the environment, how our body reacts to peculiar noises, and how these mysterious wonders illuminate sound’s surprising dynamics in everyday settings—from your bedroom to the opera house. The Sound Book encourages us to become better listeners in a world dominated by the visual and to open our ears to the glorious cacophony all around us.
Daughters of Ruin
Author: K. D. Castner
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1481436651
Pages: 320
Year: 2016-04-05
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As a war begins, four princesses of enemy kingdoms who were raised as sisters must decide where their loyalties lie: to their kingdoms, or to each other.
Shepherds to the Rescue
Author: Maria Grace Dateno
Publisher: Pauline Kids
ISBN: 0819872512
Pages: 71
Year: 2013
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Siblings Hannah, Caleb, and Noah, aged six through ten, travel through time and space to Bethlehem, where they meet a family of shepherds who visited the Nativity thirty years before.
Adventures of Faith, Hope, and Charity
Author: Virginia Lieto
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 1514632861
Pages: 30
Year: 2015-08-13
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Eight year-old, Faith Livingstone, just moved to town and is about to enter a new school. She wants to make new friends and feel like she belongs in her new surroundings. It can't happen fast enough for Faith! Journey with Faith as she struggles to make friends and learns the value of the virtue of patience in the process.
The Book of Khalid
Author: Ameen Rihani
Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand
ISBN: 3732680789
Pages: 208
Year: 2018-05-15
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Reproduction of the original: The Book of Khalid by Ameen Rihani
One Of Us Is Lying
Author: Karen McManus
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141375647
Pages: 368
Year: 2017-06-01
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THE INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER If you loved Genuine Fraud, STAGS and Thirteen Reasons Why, this is the perfect thriller for you! ---------- Five students go to detention. Only four leave alive. Yale hopeful Bronwyn has never publicly broken a rule. Sports star Cooper only knows what he's doing in the baseball diamond. Bad boy Nate is one misstep away from a life of crime. Prom queen Addy is holding together the cracks in her perfect life. And outsider Simon, creator of the notorious gossip app at Bayview High, won't ever talk about any of them again. He dies 24 hours before he could post their deepest secrets online. Investigators conclude it's no accident. All of them are suspects. Everyone has secrets, right? What really matters is how far you'll go to protect them.
Privateer's Apprentice
Author: Susan Verrico
Publisher: Peachtree Publishers
ISBN: 1561459291
Pages: 192
Year: 2012-10-01
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Jameson Cooper always assumed someday he'd grow up to be a printer like his father. But after the death of his parents, he's wrongly accused of stealing bread and sentenced to indentured servitude for the baker, changing his fortunes forever. What happens next defies all of Jameson's expectations: suddenly knocked out and kidnapped, he awakes on board the Destiny, captained by the fearsome Attack Jack, a privateer in the service of Queen Anne. Now Jameson is learning an entirely new trade as a sailor. He's also using skills he learned from his father to aid Attack Jack in mapping the New World so that they can claim new territories for England. But the captain and his first mate, Solitaire Peep, have a secret hidden deep in a cave on a mysterious island. England's future might hang in the balance...and so might Jameson's.
Olivia's Gift
Author: Nancy Carabio Belanger
Publisher: Harvey House
ISBN: 0923568999
Pages: 293
Year: 2010-11
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On summer vacation, Olivia Thomas discovers that sometimes it can be difficult to be a good Catholic in middle school.
I'm Bernadette!
Author: Emily Grace Ortega
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 1492932841
Pages: 116
Year: 2013-10-02
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Bernadette doesn't know what to do when the principal, Sister Teresa Jerome, announces that her school will celebrate All Saints' Day with saint costumes. That means no Halloween costumes and no princess dress for Bernadette! Everyone else is excited about finding a great saint costume. But Bernadette doesn't want to think about it. And to make things worse, her two younger brothers seem to be determined to make trouble for her at home! But with the help of her family, she's hoping to find the best saint for the first annual All Saints' Day parade!
House of Chimes
Author: S. G. Briggs
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 1500827517
Pages: 386
Year: 2013-11-15
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Kelly Knight's decision to move her antique store from Portland, Oregon to Washington State puts a strain on her already troubled relationship with her "peculiar" teenage daughter, Samantha. From the moment they arrive in Thunder Ridge, Samantha immediately feels an unwelcoming presence lurking beneath the facade of the otherwise charming town. The only thing that keeps the girl from retreating further into her despondent psyche is her sudden interest in the deserted mental institution Samantha and her mother accidently venture upon while finding their way to their new home. Samantha is unaware that a room inside the ruins of the hospital awaits her arrival. It contemplates the day when it can divulge all the dirty little secrets the townspeople keep hidden behind their false demeanor. Samantha is on the verge of discovering things about herself and the town she has been forced to live in. Will she be able to keep from slipping over the edge into a world she had no idea existed or will she be driven further into an infinite darkness that patiently waits to completely swallow her up?"
Author: Chris Cleave
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451672748
Pages: 336
Year: 2012-07-03
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Building on the tradition of Little Bee, Chris Cleave again writes with elegance, humor, and passion about friendship, marriage, parenthood, tragedy, and redemption. What would you sacrifice for the people you love? KATE AND ZOE met at nineteen when they both made the cut for the national training program in track cycling—a sport that demands intense focus, blinding exertion, and unwavering commitment. They are built to exploit the barest physical and psychological edge over equally skilled rivals, all of whom are fighting for the last one tenth of a second that separates triumph from despair. Now at thirty-two, the women are facing their last and biggest race: the 2012 Olympics. Each wants desperately to win gold, and each has more than a medal to lose. Kate is the more naturally gifted, but the demands of her life have a tendency to slow her down. Her eight-year-old daughter Sophie dreams of the Death Star and of battling alongside the Rebels as evil white blood cells ravage her personal galaxy—she is fighting a recurrence of the leukemia that nearly killed her three years ago. Sophie doesn’t want to stand in the way of her mum’s Olympic dreams, but each day the dark forces of the universe seem to be massing against her. Devoted and self-sacrificing Kate knows her daughter is fragile, but at the height of her last frenzied months of training, might she be blind to the most terrible prognosis? Intense, aloof Zoe has always hovered on the periphery of real human companionship, and her compulsive need to win at any cost has more than once threatened her friendship with Kate—and her own sanity. Will she allow her obsession, and the advantage she has over a harried, anguished mother, to sever the bond they have shared for more than a decade? Echoing the adrenaline-fueled rush of a race around the Velodrome track, Gold is a triumph of superbly paced, heart-in-throat storytelling. With great humanity and glorious prose, Chris Cleave examines the values that lie at the heart of our most intimate relationships, and the choices we make when lives are at stake and everything is on the line.