Historical

Gold Rush Winter

Gold Rush Winter

Claire Rudolf Murphy, Richard Waldrep
Illustrator:  Richard Waldrep 
Historical Fiction
For ages 6 to 8
Random House, 2002   ISBN: 978-0307264138
Read the review »
Molly’s Pilgrim

Molly’s Pilgrim

Barbara Cohen
Illustrator:  Daniel Mark Duffy 
Fiction
For ages 6 to 9
HarperCollins , 1998   ISBN: 978-0688162801
Read the review »
The King of Mulberry Street

The King of Mulberry Street

Donna Jo Napoli
Fiction
For ages 12 and up
Random House, 2005   ISBN: 0385746539
Read the review »
The roman conspiracy

The roman conspiracy

Jack Mitchell
Historical Fiction
For ages 12 and up
Tundra Books, 2005   ISBN: 0887767133
Read the review »
Letters from Rifka

Letters from Rifka

Karen Hesse
Historical Fiction
For ages 10 and up
Penguin, 1993   ISBN: 0140363912
Read the review »
The log cabin wedding

The log cabin wedding

Ellen Howard
Illustrator:  Ronald Himler 
Fiction
For ages 6 to 8
Holiday House, 0000   ISBN: 0823419894
Read the review »
Freedom Riders: John Lewis and Jim Zwerg on the Front Lines of the Civil Rights

Freedom Riders: John Lewis and Jim Zwerg on the Front Lines of the Civil Rights

Ann Bausum
Nonfiction
For ages 10 and up
National Geographic, 2005   ISBN: 978-0792241744
Read the review »
The Signers: The 56 Stories behind the Declaration of Independence

The Signers: The 56 Stories behind the Declaration of Independence

Dennis Brindell Fradin
Illustrator:  Michael McCurdy 
Nonfiction
For ages 14 to and up
Walker, 2003   ISBN: 978-0802788498
Read the review »
Born to be a cowgirl: A Spirited ride through the old West

Born to be a cowgirl: A Spirited ride through the old West

Candace Savage
Nonfiction
For ages 8 to 12
Tricycle Press, 2004   ISBN: 978-1582460208
Read the review »
Good Fortune: My Journey to Gold Mountain

Good Fortune: My Journey to Gold Mountain

Li Keng Wong
Nonfiction
For ages 8 to 12
Peachtree, 2006   ISBN: 978-1561453672
Read the review »
Marie Antoinette and the decline of the French Monarchy

Marie Antoinette and the decline of the French Monarchy

Carlene Phillips, Nancy Lotz
Nonfiction
For ages 12 and up
Morgan Reynolds, 2004   ISBN: 978-1931798280
Read the review »
The Brave Escape of Ellen and William Craft

The Brave Escape of Ellen and William Craft

Donald B. Lemke
Illustrator:  Phil Miller , Charles Barnett III , Todd Smith 
Nonfiction Graphic Novel  Series
For ages 8 to 10
Capstone Press, 2005   ISBN: 978-0736849739
Read the review »
Dolley Madison Saves History

Dolley Madison Saves History

Roger Smalley
Illustrator:  Scott Rosema , Charles Barnett III , Anna Maria Cool 
Nonfiction Graphic Novel  Series
For ages 6 to 9
Capstone Press, 2005   ISBN: 978-0736849722
Read the review »
Women of Hope: African Americans who made a difference

Women of Hope: African Americans who made a difference

Joyce Hansen
Nonfiction
For ages 9 to 12
Scholastic, 2007   ISBN: 978-0590939744
Read the review »
The Journal of Rufus Rowe: A witness to the Battle of Fredericksburg

The Journal of Rufus Rowe: A witness to the Battle of Fredericksburg

Sid Hite
Historical Fiction  Series
For ages 12 to and up
Scholastic, 2003   ISBN: 978-0439353649
Read the review »