Category: Historical Fiction Graphic Novels

Download e-book for kindle: Sugar Falls: A Residential School Story by David Alexander Robertson,Scott B. Henderson

By David Alexander Robertson,Scott B. Henderson

ISBN-10: 155379334X

ISBN-13: 9781553793342

BASED ON a real tale* a faculty task to interview a residential institution survivor leads Daniel to Betsy, his friend's grandmother, who tells him her tale. deserted as a tender baby, Betsy was once quickly followed right into a loving kin. a number of brief years later, on the age of eight, every little thing replaced. Betsy used to be taken away to a residential tuition. There she used to be pressured to suffer abuse and indignity, yet Betsy recalled the phrases her father spoke to her at Sugar Falls — phrases that gave her the resilience, power, and resolution to outlive. Sugar Falls is predicated at the real tale of Betty Ross, Elder from pass Lake First country. we want to achnowledge, with the maximum gratitude, Betty's generosity in sharing her tale. A component to the proceeds from the sale of Sugar Falls is going to help the bursary software for The Helen Betty Osborne Memorial Foundation.

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Download e-book for kindle: Amours fragiles (Tome 2) - Un été à Paris (French Edition) by Philippe Richelle,Jean-Michel Beuriot

By Philippe Richelle,Jean-Michel Beuriot

ISBN-10: 2203389346

ISBN-13: 9782203389342

Paris, décembre 1938. Martin, le jeune étudiant en littérature du Dernier printemps (le quantity 1 d’Amours Fragiles) vit désormais à Paris. Il y est devenu une sorte de réfugié politique, fuyant un régime nazi qu’il exècre sans toutefois avoir jamais osé le combattre ouvertement. Menacé par l. a. précarité qui touche los angeles plupart des Allemands réfugiés en France, sous l. a. pression constante des événements qui préfigurent l. a. guerre à venir, le jeune homme s’efforce jour après jour de préserver une scenario incertaine, sans trop savoir ce qu’il convient de faire de son lifestyles. C’est dans ces circonstances issues qu’il retrouve dans los angeles capitale française son ancienne voisine d’autrefois, Katarina, jeune juive allemande elle aussi arrivée en France quelques années auparavant, à l. a. mort de ses parents…

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Northlanders: Book 1: The Anglo-Saxon Saga - download pdf or read online

By Brian Wood,Ryan Kelly,Dean Ormston,Danijel Zezelj,Davide Gianfelice,Marian Churchland

ISBN-10: 1401263313

ISBN-13: 9781401263317

the 1st of 3 volumes chronicling the full NORTHLANDERS saga! author BRIAN wooden (DMZ, REBELS, THE MASSIVE), with a lineup of acclaimed artists together with DAVIDE GIANFELICE (DAREDEVIL: REBORN) and RYAN KELLY (LUCIFER), brings his smooth, fashionable sensibility 1000 years into the prior.

The British Isles have been a tempting objective to the Vikings, who craved lush land to farm and wealthy monasteries to plunder, and the fractured Saxon kingdoms have been slightly capable of face up to. yet as time improved and the centuries-old pagan trust in nature, the fates, and a raucous warrior afterlife have been progressively changed by way of the inflexible traditions of Christianity, a gloomy a long time tradition conflict took form.

An exiled Viking warrior returns to Orkney to say a kin name in "Sven The Returned."

Collects Northlanders #1-16, 18-19, 41.

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Download e-book for iPad: Killing Castro (Killing Castro: 1) by Jason Ciaccia,Aaron Norhanian

By Jason Ciaccia,Aaron Norhanian

ISBN-10: 1942351143

ISBN-13: 9781942351146

A black satirical comedy if purely it wasn’t actual. within the sweltering summer season of 1963, on the top of chilly battle paranoia, CIA agent Robert "Bob" Maheu is shipped to Cuba on a suicide undertaking aptly titled Operation strong instances: to humiliate Fidel Castro in the course of a dwell tv broadcast via dosing the dictator with LSD and making his beard fall out. yet Bob bears the everlasting scars of the MKULTRA software, a dismal mystery within the untold heritage of the us’ clandestine prone. Overseeing Bob's venture again house is Dr. Gottlieb, the mad mastermind in the back of the Mk-Ultra software which attempted to show american citizens like Bob into remote-controlled killing machines. yet because the devious physician discovers, Bob's humanity and his red-white-&-blue birthright to freedom and individuality stay simply underneath the outside of his sock-puppet pores and skin. this is often the (mostly) actual tale of ways one agency’s epic failure set the U.S. on a collision direction with paranoia and peace. Collects matters 1-4. "Jason Ciaccia's story of LSD-crazed assassins would appear ridiculously hypernplic if it were not derived from the CIA's personal files...Aaron Norhanian's ferivd ink drawings propel this witty hybrid of underground comix and the historical past Channel correct of the top." - R.C. Baker, The Village Voice.

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Download e-book for iPad: Amours fragiles (Tome 3) - Maria (French Edition) by Philippe Richelle

By Philippe Richelle

ISBN-10: 2203391766

ISBN-13: 9782203391765

1943. Après avoir tenté en useless de fuir le régime nazi, Martin, autrefois jeune étudiant en littérature en rébellion et en rupture de ban, sert l’Allemagne sous l’uniforme d’officier de l. a. Wehrmacht, dans le sud-est de los angeles France. Son affectation lui permet de continuer à protéger Katarina, son ancienne voisine d’autrefois, juive allemande réfugiée à qui il a fourni de fake papiers. Contraint de rejoindre l’Allemagne pour y enterrer son père, Martin découvre que los angeles scenario s’y est considérablement tendue. Déjà aux abois, pressentant les signes avant-coureurs d’une défaite annoncée, le régime nazi, de plus en plus paranoïaque et totalitaire, fait peser une pression considérable sur toutes les consciences, obsédé par los angeles traque de l’ennemi de l’intérieur…

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