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Page 8 McCullough, Colleen Ladies of Missalonghi. Early twentieth-century Australia. Shaw, Patricia The Feather and the Stone. Nineteenth-century Australia. Shute, Nevil Several titles set in Australia following World War II. Smith, Wilbur Birds of Prey. Monsoon. Europe Readers who enjoy tales of Arthur, Finn MacCool, and Robin Hood may also be interested in titles included in the ''Saga, Myth, and Legend" section of the fantasy chapter (Chapter 7). Baer, Ann Down the Common. A woman's life in medieval England.

She Who Remembers. An Anasazi woman becomes special after traveling with the god Kokopelli. Voice of the Eagle. Let the Drum Speak. Smith, Wilbur The River God. Ancient Egypt. The Seventh Scroll. Ancient Egypt. Tarr, Judith Ancient Egypt. Lord of the Two Lands. Throne of Isis. King and Goddess. Page 7 Thomas, Elizabeth Marshall Realistic tales of a young Siberian woman in a hunting-gathering society about 20,000 years ago. Reindeer Moon. The Animal Wife. Waltari, Mika The Egyptian. The Etruscan.

Caesar. Page 6 Prentiss, Charlotte Children of the Ice. People of the Mesa. Children of the Sun. The Island Tribe. C. Ocean Tribe. Pressfield, Steven Gates of Fire: An Epic Novel of the Battle of Thermopylae. C. Rofheart, Martha The Alexandrian. Cleopatra. Sarabande, William The First Americans. Series about prehistoric humans crossing a land bridge to the Americas. Beyond the Sea of Ice. Torka, Umak, and Lonit embark on a quest to hunt down the mammoth that destroyed their clan. Corridor of Storms.

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