Historical

Ghosts of the Nile

Ghosts of the Nile

Cheryl Harness
Picture Book
For ages 7 to 10
Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2010   ISBN: 978-1442422001
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A Bride for Anna's Papa: A story of Finnish Immigration

A Bride for Anna's Papa: A story of Finnish Immigration

Isabel R. Marvin
Historical Fiction
For ages 8 to 12
Milkweed Editions, 2004   ISBN: 978-1571316509
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Black History in Its Own Words

Black History in Its Own Words

Ronald Wimberly
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 12 and up
Image Comics, 2017   ISBN: 978-1534301535
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Next Year

Next Year

Ruth Vander Zee
Illustrator:  Gary Kelley 
Historical Fiction Picture Book
For ages 6 to 8
Creative Editions, 2017   ISBN: 978-1568462820
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Code Talker: A Novel About the Navajo Marines of World War Two

Code Talker: A Novel About the Navajo Marines of World War Two

Joseph Bruchac
Fiction
For ages 12 and up
Speak, 2006   ISBN: 978-0142405963
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Stone Mirrors: The Sculpture and Silence of Edmonia Lewis

Stone Mirrors: The Sculpture and Silence of Edmonia Lewis

Jeannine Atkins
Poetry
For ages 13 and up
Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2017   ISBN: 978-1481459051
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One Last Word: Wisdom from the Harlem Renaissance

One Last Word: Wisdom from the Harlem Renaissance

Nikki Grimes
Illustrator:  a host of talented illustrators 
Poetry
For ages 10 to 14
Bloomsbury , 2017   ISBN: 978-1619635548
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Landed

Landed

Milly Lee
Illustrator:  Yangsook Choi 
Picture Book
For ages 7 to 9
Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2006   ISBN: 978-0374343149
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I, Too, Sing America: Three Centuries of African American Poetry

I, Too, Sing America: Three Centuries of African American Poetry

Catherine Clinton
Illustrator:  Stephen Alcorn 
Poetry Picture Book
For ages9 and up
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2017   ISBN: 978-0544582569
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A Spy Called James: The True Story of James Lafayette, Revolutionary War Double

A Spy Called James: The True Story of James Lafayette, Revolutionary War Double

Anne Rockwell
Illustrator:  Floyd Cooper 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 6 to 8
Carolrhoda Books, 2016   ISBN: 978-1467749336
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Step Right Up: How Doc and Jim Key Taught the World about Kindness

Step Right Up: How Doc and Jim Key Taught the World about Kindness

Donna Janell Bowman
Illustrator:  Daniel Minter 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 6 to 8
Lee & Low Books, 2016   ISBN: 978-1620141489
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All About America: Cowboys and the Wild West

All About America: Cowboys and the Wild West

Hilarie N. Stanton
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 6 to 8
Kingfisher UK, 2011   ISBN: 978-0753465103
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Winter at Valley Forge

Winter at Valley Forge

Matt Doeden
Illustrator:  Charles Barnett III , Ron Frenz 
Nonfiction graphic novel
For ages 8 to 10
Capstone Press, 2006   ISBN: 978-0736862127
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Ira's Shakespeare Dream

Ira's Shakespeare Dream

Glenda Armand
Illustrator:  Floyd Cooper 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 5 to 7
Lee & Low Books, 2015   ISBN: 978-1620141557
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Friend on Freedom River

Friend on Freedom River

Gloria Whelan
Illustrator:  Gijsbert van Frankenhuyzen 
Historical Fiction Picture Book
For ages 7 to 9
Sleeping Bear Press, 2005   ISBN: 978-1585362226
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