AUTHORS A
   A   
B
   B   
C
   C   
D
   D   
 E
   E   
 F
   F   
 G
   G   
 H
   H   
 I
   I   
 J
   J   
 K
   K   
 L
   L   
 M
   M   
 N
   N   
 O
   O   
 P
   P   
 Q
   Q   
 R
   R   
 S
   S   
 T
   T   
 U
   U   
 V
   V   
 W
   W   
 X
   X   
 Y
   Y   
 Z
   Z   
 ALL
 ALL 
SEARCH TERM
SEARCH BY
CLASSIFICATION
CATEGORY
      
AUTHORS BY NATIONALITY
CLASSIFICATIONS
Art/Design & Architecture
Astronomy
Biography & Autobiography
Biology & Natural History
Chemistry
Children's Literature
Cooking & Cuisine
Drama & Romantic Fiction
Ecology & Environment
Economics & Finance
Education
Folklore/Mythology/Fantasy
General Reference
General Science
Geology/Mineralogy/Palaeont.
Historical Fiction
History
Horror/Supernatural/Occult
Humour & Satire
Language & Linguistics
Literary Criticism/Analysis
Mathematics
Medicine & Physiology
Military & War
Music
Mystery/Crime/Espionage
Philosophy, Ethics & Logic
Physics
Poetry
Politics, Government & Law
Psychology & Psychiatry
Religion & Theology
Science & Future Fiction
Sociology/Society/Anthropology
Sports, Hobbies & Games
Travel & Geography
Western Fiction

James Otis *

a.k.a. James Otis Kaler, Amy Prentice *

Author Code: AJOK

Born: Mar. 19, 1848 - Frankfort (Winterport), Maine, USA

Died: Dec. 11, 1912 - Portland, Maine, USA

Educated at public schools in Maine, Otis joined the Boston Journal as a young reporter in 1861. He then took a position at the Boston Globe as a writer producing plays, prose and various serialized stories. Adopting the psudonym of James Otis, in 1880 he published Toby Tyler; or, Ten Weeks With a Circus, which was immensely popular and is still in print today. In 1898, he returned to Maine and became the first superintendant of schools for South Portland. During this period, he wrote numerous historical studies for use as textbooks. Otis produced a large number of works for juveniles under the psudonym of Amy Prentice. Among his other works were Adventures of a Country Boy at a Country Fair (1893), Andy's Ward (1895), Boy Captain (1896), Amateur Fireman (1898), Among the Fur Traders (1906) and The Minute Boys of the Mohawk Valley (1911).

eBook Code Title/Sub-Title Pub. Yr Pages File Size Type Download Format Find Printed Copy
AJOK007 Defending the Island 1904 44 257k eBook Download PDF - 'Defending the Island' (AJOK007)   Download ePub - 'Defending the Island' (AJOK007) Find a printed copy of Defending the Island by James Otis * at AbeBooks
AJOK004 The District Messenger and a Necktie Party
  Dan Hardy's Crippy
  A District Messenger Boy
  A Necktie Party
1898 33 232k eBook Download PDF - 'The District Messenger and a Necktie Party' (AJOK004)   Download ePub - 'The District Messenger and a Necktie Party' (AJOK004) Find a printed copy of The District Messenger and a Necktie Party by James Otis * at AbeBooks
AJOK003 The Minute Boys of the Mohawk Valley 1911 144 667k eBook Download PDF - 'The Minute Boys of the Mohawk Valley' (AJOK003)   Download ePub - 'The Minute Boys of the Mohawk Valley' (AJOK003) Find a printed copy of The Minute Boys of the Mohawk Valley by James Otis * at AbeBooks
AJOK002 Neal, The Miller - A Son of Liberty 1895 31 216k eBook Download PDF - 'Neal, The Miller - A Son of Liberty' (AJOK002)   Download ePub - 'Neal, The Miller - A Son of Liberty' (AJOK002) Find a printed copy of Neal, The Miller - A Son of Liberty by James Otis * at AbeBooks
AJOK005 Ricard of Jamestown 1910 94 328k eBook Download PDF - 'Ricard of Jamestown' (AJOK005)   Download ePub - 'Ricard of Jamestown' (AJOK005) Find a printed copy of Ricard of Jamestown by James Otis * at AbeBooks
AJOK001 Toby Tyler 1880 84 429k eBook Download PDF - 'Toby Tyler' (AJOK001)   Download ePub - 'Toby Tyler' (AJOK001) Find a printed copy of Toby Tyler by James Otis * at AbeBooks
AJOK006 Under the Liberty Tree 1896 43 272k eBook Download PDF - 'Under the Liberty Tree' (AJOK006)   Download ePub - 'Under the Liberty Tree' (AJOK006) Find a printed copy of Under the Liberty Tree by James Otis * at AbeBooks

Note: An Asterisk (*) after an author´s name signifies that this is a Pseudonym



Click here To Subscribe
PayPal Acceptance Mark

Terms & Conditions        Privacy Policy

Copyright © 2001-2017. All Rights Reserved eBooks-Library.com