Historical

Howard Thurman's Great Hope

Howard Thurman's Great Hope

Kai Jackson Issa
Illustrator:  Arthur L. Dawson 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 6 to 8
Lee & Low Books, 2010   ISBN: 978-1600608902
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Swing Sisters: The Story of the International Sweethearts of Rhythm

Swing Sisters: The Story of the International Sweethearts of Rhythm

Karen Deans
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 5 to 7
Holiday House, 2015   ISBN: 978-0823419708
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The Greatest Skating Race: A World War II Story from the Netherlands

The Greatest Skating Race: A World War II Story from the Netherlands

Louise Borden
Illustrator:  Niki Daly 
Historical Fiction Picture Book
For ages 7 to 9
Simon and Schuster, 2004   ISBN: 978-0689845024
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Leontyne Price: Voice of a century

Leontyne Price: Voice of a century

Carole Boston Weatherford
Illustrator:  Raul Colon 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 5 to 7
Random House, 2015 
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A Boy at War

A Boy at War

Harry Mazer
Historical Fiction  Series
For ages 9 to 12
Simon and Schuster, 2002   ISBN: 978-0689841606
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R My name is Rachel

R My name is Rachel

Patricia Reilly Giff
Fiction
For ages 9 to 12
Random House, 2011   ISBN: 978-0375838897
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Heroes for Civil Rights

Heroes for Civil Rights

David A. Adler
Illustrator:  Bill Farnsworth 
Nonfiction
For ages 8 to 10
Holiday House, 2007   ISBN: 978-0823420087
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A House of Tailors

A House of Tailors

Patricia Reilly Giff
Historical Fiction
For ages 12 and up
Random House, 2006   ISBN: 978-0385730662
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Voices from the march on Washington

Voices from the march on Washington

J. Patrick Lewis , George Ella Lyon
Poetry
For ages 11 and up
Boyds Mills Press, 2014   ISBN: 978-1620917855
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It Jes’ Happened: When Bill Traylor started to Draw

It Jes’ Happened: When Bill Traylor started to Draw

Don Tate
Illustrator:  R. Gregory Christie 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 5 to 7
Lee and Low Books, 2012   ISBN: 978-1600602603
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When Christmas feels like home

When Christmas feels like home

Gretchen Griffith
Illustrator:  Carolina Farias 
Picture Book
For ages 5 to 7
Albert Whitman, 2013   ISBN: 978-0807588727
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How to Be a Revolutionary War Soldier

How to Be a Revolutionary War Soldier

Thomas Ratliff
Nonfiction
For ages 8 to 12
National Geographic Children's Books, 2006   ISBN: 978-0792274896
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The King's Daughter

The King's Daughter

Suzanne Martel
Historical FIction
For ages 12 and up
Groundwood Books, 1998   ISBN: 978-0888992185
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Beyond the western Sea: Book One - Escape From Home

Beyond the western Sea: Book One - Escape From Home

Avi
Fiction
For ages 12 and up
Scholastic Press, 2012   ISBN: 978-0545379274
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Wagon Trains and Settlers

Wagon Trains and Settlers

Ellen H. Todras
Nonfiction picture book
For ages 7 to 9
Kingfisher, 2011   ISBN: 978-0753465110
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