26 Results
26 Results
Anastasia : the last Grand Duchess, Russia, 1914 —Meyer, Carolyn, 1935-
Book
2013
30 available of 33 items

A novel in diary form in which the youngest daughter of Czar Nicholas II describes the privileged life her family led up until the time of World War I and the tragic events that befell them.

Kristina : the girl king —Meyer, Carolyn, 1935-
Book
2003
15 available of 16 items

The diary of Kristina, Queen of Sweden in the 17th century.

Cleopatra confesses —Meyer, Carolyn, 1935-
Book
2011
2 available of 3 items

Princess Cleopatra, the third (and favorite) daughter of King Ptolemy XII, comes of age in ancient Egypt, accumulating power and discovering love.

The wild queen : the days and nights of Mary, Queen of Scots —Meyer, Carolyn, 1935-
Book
2012
4 available of 5 items

Convicted of plotting against her cousin Queen Elizabeth I of England and awaiting execution in 1587, Mary Stuart, queen of Scotland, recounts her life story, including becoming a widow at age eighteen and her brutal cam...

Doomed Queen Anne —Meyer, Carolyn, 1935-
Book
2004
11 available of 12 items

In 1520, thirteen-year-old Anne Boleyn, jealous of her older sister's beauty and position at court, declares that she will one day be queen of England, and that her sister will kneel at her feet.

Patience, Princess Catherine —Meyer, Carolyn, 1935-
Book
2004
5 available of 5 items

In 1501 fifteen-year-old Catharine of Aragon arrives in England to marry Arthur, the eldest son of King Henry VII, but soon finds her expectations of a happy settled life radically changed when Arthur unexpectedly dies a...

Mary, Bloody Mary —Meyer, Carolyn, 1935-
Book
2001
9 available of 9 items

Mary Tudor, who would reign briefly as Queen of England during the mid sixteenth century, tells the story of her troubled childhood as daughter of King Henry VIII.

Duchessina : a novel of Catherine de Medici —Meyer, Carolyn, 1935-
Book
2007
6 available of 6 items

While her tyrannical family is out of favor in Italy, young Catherine de Medici is raised in convents, then in 1533, when she is fourteen, her uncle, Pope Clement VII, arranges for her marriage to prince Henri of France,...

Loving Will Shakespeare —Meyer, Carolyn, 1935-
Book
2006
6 available of 6 items

In Stratford-upon-Avon in the sixteenth century, Anne Hathaway suffers her stepmother's cruelty and yearns for love and escape, finally finding it in the arms of a boy she has grown up with, William Shakespeare.

Beware, Princess Elizabeth —Meyer, Carolyn, 1935-
Book
2001
8 available of 8 items

After the death of her father, King Henry VIII, in 1547, thirteen-year-old Elizabeth must endure the political intrigues and dangers of the reigns of her half-brother Edward and her half-sister Mary before finally becomi...

Marie, dancing —Meyer, Carolyn, 1935-
Book
2005
2 available of 2 items

A fictionalized autobiography of Marie Van Goethem, the impoverished student from the Paris Opéra ballet school who became the model for Edgar Degas's famous sculpture, "The Little Dancer."

Beware, Princess Elizabeth —Meyer, Carolyn, 1935-
Book
2002
4 available of 4 items

After the death of her father, King Henry VIII, in 1547, thirteen-year-old Elizabeth must endure the political intrigues and dangers of the reigns of her half-brother Edward and her half-sister Mary before finally becomi...

The bad queen : rules and instructions for Marie-Antoinette —Meyer, Carolyn, 1935-
Book
2010
1 available of 1 items

In eighteenth-century France, Marie-Antoinette rails against the rules of etiquette that govern her life even as she tries to fulfill her greatest obligation, giving birth to the next king, but she finds diversion in spe...

Patience, Princess Catherine —Meyer, Carolyn, 1935-
Book
2004
6 available of 6 items

In 1501 fifteen-year-old Catharine of Aragon arrives in England to marry Arthur, the eldest son of King Henry VII, but soon finds her expectations of a happy settled life radically changed when Arthur unexpectedly dies a...

Anastasia and her sisters —Meyer, Carolyn, 1935-
Book
2015
4 available of 4 items

A novel in diary form in which the youngest daughter of Czar Nicholas II describes the privileged life her family led up until the time of World War I and the tragic events that befell them.

Saw, hammer, and paint : woodworking and finishing for beginners —Meyer, Carolyn, 1935-
Book
1973
1 available of 1 items

A guide to woodworking with directions and diagrams for numerous projects ranging in difficulty from a cheese board to a desk.

In Mozart's shadow : his sister's story —Meyer, Carolyn, 1935-
Book
2008
1 available of 1 items

In eighteenth-century Europe, Anna "Nannerl" Mozart, a musician whose talent and dedication is overshadowed by that of her gifted younger brother, Wolfgang, struggles to win the notice of her father and patrons who might...

Eskimos : growing up in a changing culture —Meyer, Carolyn, 1935-
Book
1977
1 available of 1 items

Describes the life of Alaskan Eskimos and their dilemma in trying to reconcile the white man's ways with their ancient culture.

The true adventures of Charley Darwin —Meyer, Carolyn, 1935-
Book
2009
2 available of 2 items

In nineteenth-century England, young Charles Darwin rejects the more traditional careers of physician and clergyman, choosing instead to embark on a dangerous five-year journey by ship to explore the natural world.

Duchessina : A Novel of Catherine de' Medici. —Meyer, Carolyn, 1935- author.
EBook
2016

Young Catherine de' Medici is the sole heiress to the entire fortune of the wealthy Medici family. But her life is far from luxurious. After a childhood spent locked away behind the walls of a convent, she joins the hous...

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