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Young Heroes of History #6: Crossroads at Gettysburg
Young Heroes of History #6: Crossroads at Gettysburg
by Alan N. Kay
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The North and South finally meet! But how will Thomas react when George's Confederates invade his home in Pennsylvania? Can Lynn's brother Daniel and Thomas withstand the Confederate onslaught? Will George's gallant charge across the field lead him right... (read more)

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Code Talker
Code Talker
by Joseph Bruchac
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Viewed through the eyes of a 16-year-old Navajo youth, "Code Talker" is a fascinating slice of World War II history by a much-respected and acclaimed author.... (read more)

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Tree Girl
Tree Girl
by Ben Mikaelsen
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They call Gabriela Tree Girl. Gabi climbs trees to be within reach of the eagles and watch the sun rise into an empty sky. She is at home among the outstretched branches of the Guatemalan forests. Then one day from the safety of a tree, Gabi witnesses... (read more)

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Operation Yes
Operation Yes
by Sara Holmes
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Ready? Line UP! FALL IN! And you'll fall for this timely and generous novel set on an Air Force base during the Iraq War, about an amazing teacher and the students she inspires. No one in her sixth-grade class knows quite what to make of Ms. Loupe, with... (read more)

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The Lost Crown
The Lost Crown
by Sarah Miller
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andlt;bandgt;A heart-wrenching, suspenseful look at the downfall of the Russian empire as told through the eyes of the four Romanov sisters.andlt;/bandgt;andlt;brandgt;andlt;brandgt;Olga, Tatiana, Maria, and Anastasia. Like the fingers on a handand#8212... (read more)

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Shooting the Moon
Shooting the Moon
by Frances Oroa Dowell
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andlt;bandgt;andlt;bigandgt;JAMIE THINKS HER FATHER CAN DO ANYTHING....andlt;/bigandgt; andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt; UNTIL THE ONE TIME HE CAN DO NOTHING.andlt;/bandgt; andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt; When twelve-year-old Jamie Dexter's brother joins the... (read more)

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Postcards from No Man's Land
Postcards from No Man's Land
by Aidan Chambers
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This winner of the 2003 Michael Printz Award and the Carnegie Medal, told in dual narratives, takes the reader on a memorable voyage of discovery in a foreign city in the midst of war. This edition includes bonus materials and a new Foreword by the... (read more)

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A Medal for Leroy
A Medal for Leroy
by Michael Morpurgo
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When Michaels aunt passes away, she leaves behind a letter that will change everything. It starts with Michaels grandfather Leroy, a black officer in WWI who charged into a battle zone not once but three times to save wounded men. His fellow soldiers... (read more)

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The Sniper
The Sniper
by James Riordan
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Stalingrad snipers were legends in their time. Their patience, keen eyes, and ruthlessness helped win the Battle of Stalingrad and turn the tide of the Second World War. James Riordan visited Stalingrad in 1959 and several times later. In 2006 he met... (read more)

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Vietnam #04: Casualties of War
Vietnam #04: Casualties of War
by Chris Lynch
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"The best Vietnam War novels yet for this age range." - KIRKUS REVIEWS When his three best friends go to Vietnam, Beck knows he must honor his promise to go with them. He enlists in the US Air Force, where he's able to work as a mechanic, learning about... (read more)

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Were Were Heroes: The Journal of Scott Pendleton Collins: A World War II Soldier, Normandy, France, 1944
Were Were Heroes: The Journal of Scott Pendleton Collins: A World War II Soldier, Normandy, France, 1944
by Walter Dean Myers
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Newbery and Coretta Scott King award-winning author Walter Dean Myers's the WWII JOURNAL OF SCOTT PENDLETON COLLINS is now available in paperback, with an exciting repackaging! Following in the footsteps of his father and great-grandfather, both war... (read more)

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Soldier Mom
Soldier Mom
by Alice Mead
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Jasmyn Williams is shocked and angry when her mother, a member of the Army Reserve, is called up for service during the Persian Gulf War. While Jas comes to understand that her mother has to do her job, she wonders, should a mother have a job that might... (read more)

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Shooting the Moon (08 Edition)
Shooting the Moon (08 Edition)
by Frances O'roark Dowell
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Frances O'Roark Dowell is the bestselling and critically acclaimed author of Dovey Coe, Where I'd Like to Be, The Secret Language of Girls, Chicken Boy, Phineas L. MacGuire...Erupts , and Phineas L. MacGuire...Gets Slimed A veteran Army brat, she spent... (read more)

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The Children of the King
The Children of the King
by Sonya Hartnett
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Sonya Hartnett is the award-winning author of several novels for teens, including Thursdays Child, What the Birds See, Stripes of the Sidestep Wolf, The Ghosts Child, Butterfly, and the Michael L. Printz Honor Book Surrender. She is also the author of an... (read more)

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Caminar
Caminar
by Skila Brown
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Skila Brown has an MFA in writing for children and young adults from Vermont College of Fine Arts. She has visited Guatemala numerous times in the last decade. She lives in Indiana with her husband and their three children.... (read more)

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Dogtag Summer
Dogtag Summer
by Elizabeth Partridge
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Half Vietnamese, half American, Tracys not sure she fits in with her family in California. But when she and her best friend find a soldiers dogtag, she is jarred by memories from her life in Vietnam, and the lingering anti-war sentiments that surround... (read more)

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The Red Badge of Courage
The Red Badge of Courage
by Stephen Crane
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The Red Badge of Courage is considered one of the most influential works in American literature. The novel, a depiction on the cruelty of the American Civil War, features a young recruit who overcomes initial fears to become a hero on the battlefield... (read more)

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Christmas in the Trenches with CD (Audio)
Christmas in the Trenches with CD (Audio)
by John Mccutcheon
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This moving tribute to the power of the human spirit to unite people, even in times of battle, is based on an actual event from World War I. It is cold and clear on Christmas Eve night in 1914. Francis Tolliver and his fellow British soldiers are... (read more)

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Ghost of Heroes Past
Ghost of Heroes Past
by Charles Reid
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Fiction. Young Adult Novel. Thirteen-year-old Johnny Anders is something of a misfit, with no friends and a poor school record, but all this begins to change when he is awakened one night to find a soldier-ghost in his bedroom. Johnny is taken back in... (read more)

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Uncle Sam's Boys, Volume 1: In the Ranks & ...on Field Duty
Uncle Sam's Boys, Volume 1: In the Ranks & ...on Field Duty
by H. Irving Hancock
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These stimulating stories are among the best of their class. They breathe the life and spirit of our army of today (or at least, as it was in 1910), and in which Uncle Sam's Boys fought with a courage and devotion excelled by none in the World War. This... (read more)

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