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A Hitman on Haight Street (The Haight Mystery Series Book 2)

Publication Date: 11/10/2020

As SFPD Detective Jimmy Spracklin hunts a serial killer at a 1968 music festival in Haight-Ashbury, he has to protect his daughter Marie from both the killer and the police. Spracklin is already being hounded by Internal Affairs officers when the headless body of a hippie heiress is found in…

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John Haslet’s World: An Ardent Patriot, the Delaware Blues, and the Spirit of 1776

Publication Date: 11/03/2020

Follow along on the journey of Delaware’s Revolutionary War hero, John Haslet, and the legendary regiment he commanded during the 1776 campaign of George Washington’s army. This is the story of Colonel John Haslet, an Irish immigrant to the American colonies who made the ultimate sacrifice while fighting for his…

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Ten Crucial Days: Washington’s Vision for Victory Unfolds

Publication Date: 09/15/2020

While the American Revolution seemed on the verge of defeat on December 25, 1776, George Washington had assessed the weaknesses and strengths of his situation, and while steadfastly focusing on ultimate victory, reacted to the complex situation and developments over the next ten days to turn the psychological, if not…

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Submarines, Secrets and a Daring Rescue (American Revolutionary War Adventures Book 2)

Publication Date: 08/25/2020

Twin teenage boys go on an adventure when they have to operate the American Turtle submarines, a secret invention financed by General George Washington to give the Continentals an upper hand in the fight for liberty. To George Washington they are patriots. To loyalists they are traitors. To their older…

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Patriots, Redcoats and Spies (American Revolutionary War Adventures Book 1)

Publication Date: 08/25/2020

Twin teenage boys go on an adventure when they discover their father has a secret message to get to General George Washington, but after being shot by two Redcoats he now has only one hope of getting that message delivered—his twin boys! The year—1777 The war—the American Revolution The secret…

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The Drum of Destiny: Gabriel Cooper & the Road to Revolution

Publication Date: 08/11/2020

A discarded drum and a dream, at the dawn of the American Revolution. Twelve-year-old orphan, Gabriel Cooper, dodges Tories, overcomes sickness and the perils of a patriot, as he journeys from New York to Boston along the Post Road, to join the fight for freedom. Accessible and exciting, The Drum…

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The Cannon of Courage: Gabriel Cooper & the Noble Train of Artillery

Publication Date: 08/11/2020

From Chris Stevenson, author of The Drum of Destiny, comes Gabriel Cooper’s next Revolutionary War adventure. Middle-grade historical fiction at its best, Gabriel Cooper is the Johnny Tremain for a new generation. As the Winter of 1775 approaches, the British have taken up residence in Boston. The fledgling Continental Army…

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Revolutionary Princeton 1774-1783: The Biography of an American Town in the Heart of a Civil War

Publication Date: 07/28/2020

Discover how eighteenth-century Princeton and its residents—including two signers of the Declaration of Independence—contributed to and were affected by the American Revolution. The battles of Trenton and Princeton have been the subject of several recent books, but this story complements them by expanding the story to include the many experiences…

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The Road to Assunpink Creek: Liberty’s Desperate Hour and the Ten Crucial Days of the American Revolution

Publication Date: 01/22/2019

THE ROAD TO ASSUNPINK CREEK puts a spotlight on what may be the most unappreciated moment of a young nation’s revolutionary struggle when George Washington’s army narrowly escaped destruction to keep alive its fight for American independence Perhaps no military action in our country’s history is more paradoxical than the…

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Crossroads of the Revolution: Trenton 1774-1783

Publication Date: 06/06/2017

A history of Trenton during the American Revolution Exhaustively researched and beautifully written, this it he story of revolutionary Trenton, New Jersey both a critical supply post and a crucial junction halfway between loyalist New York, and patriot Philadelphia. Trenton between 1774 and 1783 is a microcosm of the challenges…

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