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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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The Mostly True Adventures of Homer P. Figg
The Mostly True Adventures of Homer P. Figg
by Rodman Philbrick
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The 2010 Newbery Honor Book by highly acclaimed author Rodman Philbrick is now in paperback! 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... (read more)

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Riot
Riot
by Walter Dean Myers
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As the Civil War rages, another battle breaks out behind the lines. During a long hot July in 1863, the worst race riots the United States has ever seen erupt in New York City. Earlier that year, desperate for more Union soldiers, President Abraham... (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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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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Hope's Gift
Hope's Gift
by Kelly Starling Lyons
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A poignant story celebrating the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation It’s 1862 and the Civil War has turned out to be a long, deadly conflict. Hope’s father can’t stand the waiting a minute longer and decides to join... (read more)

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Root Cellar (81 Edition)
Root Cellar (81 Edition)
by Janet Lunn
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Twelve-year-old orphan Rose, sent to live with unknown relatives on a farm in Canada, ventures into her aunt's root cellar and finds herself making friends with people who lived on the farm more than a century earlier.... (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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Battle Scars
Battle Scars
by John Alexander Wilson
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The sequel to The Flags of War continues the adventures of two cousins, Walt and Nate McGregor, and of Sunday, the former slave on Nate's father's plantation. They have survived the carnage at Shiloh. But the war rages on. Nate returns to the family... (read more)

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The Caged Graves
The Caged Graves
by Dianne K. Salerni
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The year is 1867, and seventeen-year-old Verity Boone is excited to return to Catawissa, Pennsylvania, the hometown she left when she was just a baby. Now she will finally meet the fiancé she knows only through letters! Soon, however, she... (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 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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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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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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