Facing Northern Lights

Greenland in 2020: the eternal ice has loosened its grip and the island is beginning to live up to its name. Budding young sculptor Jonathan Querido has left Germany to return to the land of his birth, where he is forced to confront the dark secret hidden in his past. The things that happened ...


Totally Spaced-out!

On the very first day of his family holiday on Lake Como, Jan runs into his worst nightmare - Hendrik Lehmann, the model pupil from his class. If Hendrik dishes the dirt on Jan about the things he got up to with his friends during a recent class outing, Jan might as well not bother to unpack.

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The Sign of the Strange Knight

Erlenburg, winter 1390: kitchen boy Hannes comes across a stranger in the snow-bound castle moat - half-frozen, but still alive! He takes him to the safety of the larder next to the castle's kitchen. It's not long before Hannes and his friends start wondering who this ...

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The Ghost of Pompeii

August, 79 AD: it is the middle of summer in Pompeii and the earth is shaking, while Mount Vesuvius is spitting fire! Are the gods angry with the inhabitants of this affluent town? The people are living in fear and terror. What's more, there are rumours of repeated ghost sightings ...


The Church Thief

An adventure set in the Middle Ages

Cologne, 1445. Following her father's death, ten-year-old Johanna has to work as a maidservant in the house of a wealthy merchant. Andreas, the merchant's son, seems terribly stuck-up at first, but then he teaches her to read and write in secret. One night, needing a candle for her ...


The Garnet Book

A detective story set in the Middle Ages for you to help solve

Erlenburg, 1390: monastery life is anything but easy for wealthy merchant's son Paul; he finds it very hard to conform to the strict monastic rules. And then, to make matters even worse, he is accused of theft! He is supposed to have stolen a priceless manuscript from the library - ...

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The Pharaoh's Golden Casket

dtv Tiger Eye - Ancient Egypt

In 1279 BC, the goldsmith Huja is commissioned by Pharaoh Ramses II to make an elaborately jewelled golden casket. This is a great honour for the craftsman, and he is the envy of many, but it also puts him in a perilous position. If the work is not finished in time, he is in danger of severe ...

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The Mystery of the Silent Warriors

dtv Tigereye - Ancient China

It is China, during the reign of the first emperor Qin Shi Huang (who ruled from 221-210 BC). Cao Pi is nine years old; his father Cao Shi is a crossbowman in the Imperial Army, but he has disappeared without trace, and their whole village is in mourning. Then Cao Pi's friend Mei ...

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The Eyes Of The Hydra

A detective story from ancient Rome for you to solve.

Who has kidnapped their teacher? Another case for the young detectives Cornelia & Co.

In the age of Caesar's Rome, Cornelia and her friends Titus, Publius and Gaius, have arrived on the dot for today's lesson. But something is wrong - their teacher, Marcus Antonius, isn't here.

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The Magic Mask

dtv Tiger Eye - Ancient Greece

It is 506 BC, and July has been a feverishly busy month for Mikion and Andronikos in their Athens ceramics workshop. They have landed an extremely lucrative commission for the Panathanean games and are working non-stop - it is vital that this order is perfect. At last, the day arrives for the ...

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Pirates Off Shore!

dtv Tiger Eye - North Sea Pirates

It is the early 15th Century. Jaike and Broder live on the North Sea island of Sylt  and are accustomed to the everyday hardships of the islander's lives. They always do their best to give a helping hand in whatever way they can, be it by making salt, fishing, or even collecting loot on ...

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The Red Knight's Secret

dtv Tiger Eye - Middle Ages

Count von Falkenstein has been invited to attend the great celebration at the court of Emperor Barbarossa. His children, the twins Hagen and Johanna, are meant to remain at home in the castle. Secretly they make their way to the court of the Emperor - and on the path they find a little sack ...

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