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Historical Fiction-U.S. Civil War


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I Survived #07: The Battle of Gettysburg, 1863
I Survived #07: The Battle of Gettysburg, 1863
by Lauren Tarshis
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The bloodiest battle in American history is under way . . . It's 1863, and Thomas and his little sister, Birdie, have fled the farm where they were born and raised as slaves. Following the North Star, looking for freedom, they soon cross paths with a... (read more)

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The Yankee at the Seder
The Yankee at the Seder
by Elka Weber
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The war is over and they're saying the South lost. Ten-year-old Jacob would give anything to show those Yankees that not all Confederates are ready to surrender. He gets his chance when he sees a real, live Yankee soldier walking down his street, on... (read more)

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Follow the Drinking Gourd
Follow the Drinking Gourd
by Jeanette Winter
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Illus. in full color. "Winter's story begins with a peg-leg sailor who aids slaves on their escape on the Underground Railroad. While working for plantation owners, Peg Leg Joe teaches the slaves a song about the drinking gourd (the Big Dipper). A... (read more)

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Horse Diaries #09: Tennessee Rose
Horse Diaries #09: Tennessee Rose
by Horse Diaries
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Alabama, 1856. Tennessee Rose is a dark bay Tennessee Walking Horse with a rose-shaped marking on her forehead. She loves dashing around the plantation in the running walk that her breed is famous for, then coming back to her comfortable stall and her... (read more)

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Iron Thunder
Iron Thunder
by Avi
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When his father is killed fighting for the Union in the War Between the States, thirteen-year-old Tom Carroll must take a job to help support his family. He manages to find work at a bustling ironworks in his hometown of Brooklyn, New York, where... (read more)

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Buffalo Bill and the Pony Express (I Can Read Books)
Buffalo Bill and the Pony Express (I Can Read Books)
by Eleanor Coerr
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A story about Buffalo Bill and his exploits as a pony express rider.... (read more)

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Civil War Drummer Boy
Civil War Drummer Boy
by Verla Kay
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Powerful history through the eyes of a young boy When Johnny joins the Confederate Army as a drummer boy, he enters a world full of patriotism and adventure, breathtaking hot-air balloons, cannons and campfires. His job is to drum rhythms that tell... (read more)

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Across Five Aprils
Across Five Aprils
by Irene Hunt
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The unforgettable story of young Jethro Creighton who comes of age during the turbulent years of the Civil War.... (read more)

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The Great Fire
The Great Fire
by Jim Murphy
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A vertible cinematic account of the catastrophe that decimated much of Chicago in 1871, forcing more than 100,000 people from their homes. Jim Murphy tells the story through the eyes of several survivors. These characters serve as dramatic focal points... (read more)

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The Ever-After Bird (Great Episodes)
The Ever-After Bird (Great Episodes)
by Ann Rinaldi
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Now that her father is dead, CeCe McGill is left to wonder why he risked his life for the ragged slaves who came to their door in the dead of night. When her uncle, an ornithologist, insists she accompany him to Georgia on an expedition in search of the... (read more)

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On Enemy Soil: The Journal of James Edmond Pease: A Civil War Union Soldier
On Enemy Soil: The Journal of James Edmond Pease: A Civil War Union Soldier
by Jim Murphy
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The Civil War JOURNAL OF JAMES EDMOND PEASE is now in paperback with an exciting repackaging! Ignorant to the bitter realities of military life, 16-year-old James enlists in the Union Army at the dawn of the Civil War. When his lieutenant assigns him to... (read more)

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Just in Time, Abraham Lincoln
Just in Time, Abraham Lincoln
by Patricia Polacco
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Two kids. One mysterious doorway to the Civil War. Michael and Derek dont expect the adventure of a lifetime while visiting a Civil War museum with their grandmother. But when the mysterious museum keeper invites them to play a special history game, they... (read more)

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Hayfoot, Strawfoot: The Bucktail Recruits (White Mane Kids)
Hayfoot, Strawfoot: The Bucktail Recruits (White Mane Kids)
by William P. Robertson
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Two innocent boys from a backwater hamlet march off to the turmoil of the Civil War and bond to face the rigors of armor life and the hope for glory.... (read more)

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The Mystery of the Moat: Civil War Sightings at Fort Monroe
The Mystery of the Moat: Civil War Sightings at Fort Monroe
by Sydney A. Minter
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When fourteen-year-old Becca sees a strange-looking boy trying to retrieve something from the moat at Fort Monroe, Virginia, and experiences other mysterious happening, her life takes some unexpected turns. At the Casemate Museum, Becca meets handsome... (read more)

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Horse Diaries #09: Tennessee Rose
Horse Diaries #09: Tennessee Rose
by Jane Kendall
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Alabama, 1856. Tennessee Rose is a dark bay Tennessee Walking Horse with a rose-shaped marking on her forehead. She loves dashing around the plantation in the running walk that her breed is famous for, then coming back to her comfortable stall and her... (read more)

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The Mirk and Midnight Hour
The Mirk and Midnight Hour
by Jane Nickerson
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A Southern girl. A wounded soldier. A chilling force deep in the forest. All collide at night’s darkest hour.   Seventeen-year-old Violet Dancey has been left at home in Mississippi with a laudanum-addicted stepmother and love-crazed... (read more)

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The Last of Six
The Last of Six
by Thomas Tiernan
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Based on a true story, Tiernan weaves together the life of Mrs. Lydia Bixby and her sons, chronicling the lives of a family under the siege of the Civil War.... (read more)

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Cassie's Sweet Berry Pie: A Civil War Story
Cassie's Sweet Berry Pie: A Civil War Story
by Karen B Winnick
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Cassie can't remember when she last tasted huckleberry pie. Ever since war broke out between the states, her life in Mississippi has changed. Her father is fighting with General Lee's army. Her mother spends hours tending wounded soldiers at the hospital.... (read more)

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The Mostly True Adventures of Homer P. Figg
The Mostly True Adventures of Homer P. Figg
by Rodman Philbrick
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A dramatic, witty Civil War tale from bestselling author Rodman Philbrick Master storyteller Rodman Philbrick takes readers on a colorful journey as young Homer Figg sets off to follow his brother into the thick of the Civil War. Through a series of... (read more)

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How I Found the Strong (06 Edition)
How I Found the Strong (06 Edition)
by Mcmullan
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It is the spring of 1861, and the serenity of Smith County, Mississippi, has been shattered by Abraham Lincolns declaration of war on the South. Young and old are taking up arms and marching off to war. But not ten-year-old Frank Russell. Although he is... (read more)

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