Search: E-Books

 
Limiting to: E-Books - clear
1 - 40 of 330 results
  • Human. 4 [downloadable ebook]

    Human. 42011

    by Mike A Lancaster

    (5,823)

    Summary: Twenty-first century fourteen-year-old Kyle was hypnotized when humanity was upgraded to 1.0 and he, incompatible with the new technology, exposes its terrifying impact in a tape-recording found by the superhumans of the future.

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Oliver Twist, or, The parish boy's progress [downloadable ebook]

    Oliver Twist, or, The parish boy's progress2012

    by Charles Dickens

    (334,245)

    Summary: Oliver Twist is born an orphan and grows up handed from bad position to worse. Eventually he ends up in the London street gang run by Fagin, who attempts to blacken the boy's pure soul in his...  more »

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Broken soup [downloadable ebook]

    Broken soup2009

    by Jenny Valentine

    (2,870)

    Summary: A photographic negative and two surprising new friends become the catalyst for healing as fifteen-year-old Rowan struggles to keep her family and her life together after her brother's death.

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • The London Eye mystery [downloadable ebook]

    The London Eye mystery2008

    by Siobhan Dowd

    (12,297)

    Summary: When Ted and Kat's cousin Salim disappears from the London Eye ferris wheel, the two siblings must work together--Ted with his brain that is "wired differently" and impatient Kat--to try to solve the mystery of what happened to Salim.

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • The stolen one [downloadable ebook]

    The stolen one2009

    by Suzanne Crowley

    (1,633)

    Summary: After the death of her foster mother, sixteen-year-old Kat goes to London to seek the answers to her parentage, and surprisingly finds herself invited into Queen Elizabeth's court.

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Foreign exposure [downloadable ebook] / the social climber abroad

    Foreign exposure / the social climber abroad2007

    by Lauren Mechling

    (71)

    Summary: Mimi's plans to spend the summer after tenth grade in Berlin with her mother change suddenly when she runs off to London, moves in with her school friend Lily and the wealthy and well-connected...  more »

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Pride and prejudice and zombies [downloadable ebook] / the classic regency romance--now with ultraviolent zombie mayhem

    Pride and prejudice and zombies / the classic regency romance--now with ultraviolent zombie mayhem2009

    by Seth Grahame-Smith

    (133,552)

    Summary: As a mysterious plague falls upon the village of Meryton and zombies start rising from the dead, Elizabeth Bennet is determined to destroy the evil menace, but becomes distracted by the arrival of the dashing and arrogant Mr. Darcy.

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Pride and prejudice and zombies [downloadable ebook] / the classic regency romance--now with ultraviolent zombie mayhem : the deluxe heirloom edition

    Pride and prejudice and zombies / the classic regency romance--now with ultraviolent zombie mayhem : the deluxe heirloom edition2009

    by Seth Grahame-Smith

    (133,552)

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Little vampire women [downloadable ebook]

    Little vampire women2010

    by Lynn Messina

    (1,307)

    Summary: In this twist on Louisa May Alcott's classic tale that chronicles the joys and sorrows of the four March sisters as they grow into young women in mid-nineteenth-century New England, the girls are vampires and neighbor Laurie wants to join them.

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Flip [downloadable ebook]

    Flip2011

    by Martyn Bedford

    (3,289)

    Summary: A teenager wakes up inside another boy's body and faces a life-or-death quest to return to his true self or be trapped forever in the wrong existence.

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Diary of a parent trainer [downloadable ebook]

    Diary of a parent trainer2012

    by Jenny Smith

    (228)

    Summary: Thirteen-year-old Katie Sutton, a self-proclaimed expert on grown-up behavior, begins writing a user's manual to help other teens train and operate their parents, but when her own mother starts...  more »

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • The wrong hands [downloadable ebook]

    The wrong hands2005

    by Nigel Richardson

    (113)

    Summary: Fourteen-year-old Graham Sinclair, born with mysterious hands and a strange secret, finds his life further complicated when he saves a baby after a plane crash and meets a beautiful girl.

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Scorpia [downloadable ebook]

    Scorpia2006

    by Anthony Horowitz

    (53,483)

    Summary: After being told that his father was an assassin for a criminal organization, fourteen-year-old Alex goes to Italy to find out more and becomes involved in a plan to kill thousands of English school children.

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • The sweetness at the bottom of the pie [downloadable ebook]

    The sweetness at the bottom of the pie2009

    by C. Alan Bradley

    (153,535)

    Summary: Eleven-year-old Flavia de Luce, an aspiring chemist with a passion for poison, must exonerate her father of murder. Armed with more than enough knowledge to tie two distant deaths together and...  more »

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Kiss me kill me [downloadable ebook]

    Kiss me kill me2008

    by Lauren Henderson

    (4,091)

    Summary: Longing to be part of the in-crowd at her exclusive London school, orphaned, sixteen-year-old Scarlett, a trained gymnast, eagerly accepts an invitation to a party whose disastrous outcome changes her life forever.

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Stoneheart [downloadable ebook]

    Stoneheart2011

    by Charlie Fletcher

    (7,520)

    Summary: When twelve-year-old George accidentally decapitates a stone statue in London, England, he falls into a parallel dimension where he must battle ancient "live" statues and solve a dangerous riddle.

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • This body of death [downloadable ebook] / a novel

    This body of death / a novel2010

    by Elizabeth George

    (16,478)

    Summary: On compassionate leave after the murder of his wife, Thomas Lynley is called back to Scotland Yard when the body of a woman is found stabbed and abandoned in an isolated London cemetery. While Lynley...  more »

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Ironhand [downloadable ebook]

    Ironhand2011

    by Charlie Fletcher

    (3,078)

    Summary: Having upset the balance between the warring statues of London, twelve-year-old George is confronted with new challenges as he tries to free his captured friends Edie and The Gunner from the...  more »

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Bringing the summer [downloadable ebook]

    Bringing the summer2012

    by Julia Green

    (93)

    Summary: It's the lazy end of summer and Freya is about to start her A levels. Her brother Joe died a year ago, but she is slowly coming to terms with his death. She is beginning to feel ready for something...  more »

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell [downloadable ebook]

    Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell2004

    by Susanna Clarke

    (212,829)

    Summary: In nineteenth-century England, all is going well for rich, reclusive Mr Norell, who has regained some of the power of England's magicians from the past, until a rival magician, Jonathan Strange, appears and becomes Mr Norrell's pupil.

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • The punishment she deserves [eBook]

    The punishment she deserves2018

    by Elizabeth George

    (13,819)

    Summary: When a Member of Parliament shows up at New Scotland Yard requesting an investigation into the suicide of the son of one of his constituents in the beautiful town of Ludlow, the Assistant...  more »

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Anne Perry's Christmas Vigil [downloadable ebook] / two Victorian holiday mysteries

    Anne Perry's Christmas Vigil / two Victorian holiday mysteries2011

    by Anne Perry

    (267)

    Summary: A Christmas promise: Three days before Christmas, in London's East End, thirteen-year-old Gracie Phipps encounters eight-year-old Minnie Maude Mudway, freezing and alone. Only the day before, someone...  more »

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • The personal history, adventures, experience & observation of David Copperfield, the younger of Blunderstone Rookery [downloadable ebook] / which he never meant to be published on any account

    The personal history, adventures, experience & observation of David Copperfield, the younger of Blunderstone Rookery / which he never meant to be published on any account2006

    by Charles Dickens

    (206,096)

    Summary: David Copperfield suffers from his abusive stepfather and the betrayal of the scheming Uriah Heep, finds a new life with his formidable aunt, and falls in love with Dora, as he fights to escape his impoverished and unhappy childhood.

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Wuthering Heights [downloadable ebook]

    Wuthering Heights2010

    by Emily Brontë

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Something blue [eBook]

    Something blue2010

    by Emily Giffin

    Summary: From the author of Something Borrowed comes a novel that shows how someone with a 'perfect life' can lose it all—and then find everything. Darcy Rhone thought she had it all figured out: the more...  more »

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • The ballad of Gre´goire Darcy [downloadable ebook] / Jane Austen's Pride and prejudice continues

    The ballad of Gre´goire Darcy / Jane Austen's Pride and prejudice continues2011

    by Marsha Altman

    (172)

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Pride and prejudice [downloadable ebook]

    Pride and prejudice2009

    by Jane Austen

    (3,217,702)

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • A Christmas odyssey [downloadable ebook] / a novel

    A Christmas odyssey / a novel2010

    by Anne Perry

    (1,240)

    Summary: Just before the Christmas holiday, distinguished London mathematician Henry Rathbone comes to the aid of an old friend whose son Lucien has gone missing. Enlisting the aid of Squeaky Robinson and...  more »

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Ethan Frome [downloadable ebook]

    Ethan Frome2009

    by Edith Wharton

    (113,653)

    Summary: A New England farmer must choose between his duty to care for his invalid wife and his love for her cousin.

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Paragon walk [downloadable ebook]

    Paragon walk2011

    by Anne Perry

    (6,953)

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Theodosia and the eyes of Horus [downloadable ebook]

    Theodosia and the eyes of Horus2011

    by R. L LaFevers

    (2,909)

    Summary: Eleven-year-old Theodosia's ability to detect black magic raises her suspicions about a magician known as the Great Awi Bubu, while Henry, home for the spring holidays, discovers an artifact at the...  more »

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Theodosia and the Staff of Osiris [downloadable ebook]

    Theodosia and the Staff of Osiris2011

    by R. L LaFevers

    (3,587)

    Summary: When mummies go missing all over London, eleven-year-old Theodosia puts aside her fight against the Serpents of Chaos to save her father, who is suspected in the thefts, all the while avoiding a string of new governesses.

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • What would Jane Austen do? [downloadable ebook]

    What would Jane Austen do?2009

    by Laurie Brown

    (1,676)

    Summary: Eleanor travels back in time to prevent a deadly duel. She gets help from Jane Austin on how to navigate countryhouse society and her own heart.

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • The confession [eBook]

    The confession2012

    by Charles Todd

    (4,278)

    Summary: Troubled Scotland Yard inspector Ian Rutledge wrestles with a startling and dangerous case that reaches far into the past when a false confession from a man who is not who he claims to be leads to a brutal murder.

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Decked [downloadable ebook] / a Regan Reilly mystery

    Decked / a Regan Reilly mystery2008

    by Carol Higgins Clark

    (4,986)

    Summary: The daughter of a successful mystery writer and a P.I. with pizzazz, Regan Reilly is attending her class reunion at St. Polycarp's England, when the long-dead body of her former roommate turns up...  more »

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • An impartial witness [downloadable ebook]

    An impartial witness2010

    by Charles Todd

    (9,025)

    Summary: A murder leads World War I nurse Bess Crawford into the clutches of a wily killer.

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • A Christmas promise [downloadable ebook] / a novel

    A Christmas promise / a novel2009

    by Anne Perry

    (1,312)

    Summary: Three days before Christmas, in the freezing slums of London's East End, thirteen-year-old Gracie Phipps and eight-year-old Minnie Maude Mudway join together in a search for Charlie, the donkey who...  more »

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Kit's wilderness [downloadable ebook]

    Kit's wilderness2000

    by David Almond

    (3,536)

    Summary: Thirteen-year-old Kit goes to live with his grandfather in the decaying coal mining town of Stoneygate, England, and finds both the old man and the town haunted by ghosts of the past.

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Skeleton Key [downloadable ebook]

    Skeleton Key2004

    by Anthony Horowitz

    (49,735)

    Summary: Reluctant teenage-spy Alex Rider, on a routine mission at the Wimbledon tennis championships, gets caught up in Chinese gangs, illegal nuclear weapons, and the suspect plans of his Russian host, General Sarov.

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Betrayal [downloadable ebook]

    Betrayal2010

    by Gillian Shields

    (3,879)

    Summary: Prompted by her love for the seemingly-doomed Sebastian, sixteen-year-old Evie Johnson returns for another term at the strangely sinister Wyldcliffe Abbey School where she and two close friends try...  more »

    EBOOK

    checking availability...