Adventures in the Middle Ages (Good Times Travel Agency)

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Peter express these thoughts in a class held on "an intense September noon—warm, windy, golden, with the smell of ripe grapes and drying vines in the air, and the lake rolling blue on the horizon" (67). So first of all, I enjoyed the elaboration of this premise, looking at all of the ways the power could be used. My Note: I do not know what happened with the American Frontier list – only two of those books are set in America; the others are set in the Netherlands, England and Japan!

Pages: 48

Publisher: Kids Can Press (September 1, 2000)

ISBN: 1550745387

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