Michelangelo's Notebook (Finn Ryan, Book 1) by Paul Christopher

By Paul Christopher

Existence may perhaps imitate art...but loss of life follows it.

While learning artwork heritage at big apple college, tremendous and lovely Finn Ryan makes a startling discovery: a Michelangelo drawing of a dissected corpse-supposedly from the artist's near-mythical computer. yet that very evening, somebody breaks into her apartment-murdering her boyfriend and stealing the sketches she made up of the drawing. Fleeing for her existence, Finn heads to the handle her mom had given her for emergencies, the place she reveals the enigmatic antiquarian e-book broker, Michael Valentine. jointly, they embark on a determined race during the city-and in the course of the pages of heritage itself-to disclose an electrifying mystery from the ultimate days of worldwide conflict II-a mystery that lies at the hours of darkness labyrinthine middle of the Vatican

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Lifestyles may perhaps imitate paintings. .. yet loss of life follows it.

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A FEW DAYS LATER... we came across an abandoned wagon. WHAT’S THAT? don’t look! BUT IT WAS TOO LATE. More Indians were killed by settlers than the other way around. 29 there had been another indian attack... WE FOUND Two DEAD INDIANS. HEY, THIS AIN’T NO INDIAN! I RECOGNIzE THESE MEN FROM BACK AT FORT HALL. YOU’RE NOT GOING TO BELIEVE THIS! THEY WERE JUST ROBBERS dressed as indians! HE’D FOUGHT THE ROBBERS... IT WAS MAX! AND SAVED a baby from the ATTACK. DID YOU KNOW? The Indians hunted with bows and arrows.

The area is also called the Great Plains. 46 Rope ferry Page 11 The California Trail took the emigrants across several big rivers. In some places, the water was too deep to drive across and there were no bridges. The only way to cross was on rope ferries—floating wooden platforms pulled by men with ropes. The settlers usually had to pay the men who owned the ferries to use them, although some pioneers built their own ferries. Luxuries Page 18 Independence Rock Page 23 Bone express Page 23 Scouted Page 23 Luxuries are things that are not really necessary.

It wasn’t good news. UNCLE CHARLES WAs determined to stop them... The wagons were usually pulled by oxen, which are a type of cattle. BUT he couldn’t. THE INDIANS wanted the ox meat, so they SHOT THE OXEN... blasted indians! KNOWING THE SETTLERS WOULD HAve TO leave THE dead animals behind. but things seemed to be going well for us. your ma’s getting STRONGER EVERY DAY. 36 DID YOU KNOW? The oxen pulled the wagons for about 10 hours a day. but the very next day... DISASTER STRUCK! IT’S BEYOND REPAIR!

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