Historical

The Case for Loving: The Fight for Interracial Marriage

The Case for Loving: The Fight for Interracial Marriage

Selina Alko
Illustrator:  Selina Alko , Sean Qualls 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 6 to 8
Scholastic, 2015   ISBN: 978-0545478533
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Hedy Lamarr and a Secret Communication System

Hedy Lamarr and a Secret Communication System

Trina Robbins
Illustrator:  Cynthia Martin , Anne Timmons 
Nonfiction graphic novel  Series
For ages 8 to 10
Capstone Press, 2006   ISBN: 978-0736896412
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28 Days: Moments in Black History that Changed the World

28 Days: Moments in Black History that Changed the World

Charles R. Smith Jr.
Illustrator:  Shane W. Evans 
Poetry and Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 7 to 10
Roaring Brook Press, 2015   ISBN: 978-1596438200
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Voice of Freedom: Fannie Lou Hamer: The Spirit of the Civil Rights Movement

Voice of Freedom: Fannie Lou Hamer: The Spirit of the Civil Rights Movement

Carole Boston Weatherford
Illustrator:  Ekua Holmes 
Poetry Picture Book
For ages 6 to 8
Candlewick, 2015   ISBN: 978-0763665319
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Golden Mountain Chronicles: 1867 – Dragon's Gate

Golden Mountain Chronicles: 1867 – Dragon's Gate

Laurence Yep
Historical Fiction  Series
For ages 12 and up
HarperCollins, 2001   ISBN: 978-0060229719
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The Josefina Story Quilt

The Josefina Story Quilt

Eleanor Coerr
Illustrator:   Bruce Degen 
Fiction
For ages 5 to 7
HarperCollins, 2003   ISBN: 978-0064441292
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Adventures in the Middle Ages

Adventures in the Middle Ages

Linda Bailey
Illustrator:  Bill Slavin 
Fiction  Series
For ages 8 to 10
Kids Can Press, 2000   ISBN: 978-1550745382
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Poet: The Remarkable Story of George Moses Horton

Poet: The Remarkable Story of George Moses Horton

Don Tate
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 6 to 8
Peachtree Publishers, 2015   ISBN: 978-1561458257
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Henderson's Boys: The Escape

Henderson's Boys: The Escape

Robert Muchamore
Historical Fiction  Series
For ages 12 and up
Hodder Children's Books, 2009   ISBN: 978-0340956489
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After the Ashes

After the Ashes

Sara K. Joiner
Historical Fiction
For ages 9 to 12
Holiday House, 2015   ISBN: 978-0823434411
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Adventures in Ancient Egypt

Adventures in Ancient Egypt

Linda Bailey
Illustrator:  Bill Slavin 
Fiction  Series
For ages 8 to 10
Kids Can Press, 2000   ISBN: 978-1550745467
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Revolutionary Friends: General George Washington and the Marquis de Lafayette

Revolutionary Friends: General George Washington and the Marquis de Lafayette

Selene Castrovilla
Illustrator:  Drazen Kozjan 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 6 to 8
Boyds Mills Press, 2013   ISBN: 978-1590788806
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The year of goodbyes

The year of goodbyes

Debbie Levy
Poetry
For ages 10 and up
Hyperion, 2010   ISBN: 978-1423129011
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A dance like starlight: One Ballerina’s Dream

A dance like starlight: One Ballerina’s Dream

Kristy Dempsey
Illustrator:  Floyd Cooper 
Picture Book
For ages 5 to 7
Penguin, 2015   ISBN: 978-0399252846
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The Amazing age of John Roy Lynch

The Amazing age of John Roy Lynch

Chris Barton
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 6 to 8
Eerdmans, 2015   ISBN: 978-0802853790
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