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Historical Fiction-U.S. Civil War


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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 dozens... (read more)

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Ghosts of the Civil War (Harness' Ghost)
Ghosts of the Civil War (Harness' Ghost)
by Cheryl Harness
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andlt;Bandgt;Cheryl Harnessandlt;/Bandgt; is an author-illustrator, speaker, sometime sculptor, and harmonica player. She has created many acclaimed historical picture books, including andlt;Iandgt;Ghosts of the Civil War, Ghosts of the White House... (read more)

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The Storm Before Atlanta
The Storm Before Atlanta
by Karen Schwabach
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At a time when most people have grown weary of the war between the states, two young children are desperate to find their way to the battlefields. Jeremy DeGroot wants nothing more than to join a troop as a drummer boy. For Dulcie, a runaway slave... (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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Picture the Dead
Picture the Dead
by Adele Griffin
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A ghost will find his way home. Jennie Lovell's life is the very picture of love and loss. First she is orphaned and forced to live at the mercy of her stingy, indifferent relatives. Then her fiance falls on the battlefield, leaving her heartbroken and... (read more)

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The Mirk and Midnight Hour
The Mirk and Midnight Hour
by Jane Nickerson
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A Gothic thriller and captivating love story set in Civil War Mississippi   Seventeen-year-old Violet Dancey has been left at home in Mississippi with a laudanum-addicted stepmother and love-crazed stepsister while her father fights in the war—... (read more)

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Dadblamed Union Army Cow
Dadblamed Union Army Cow
by Susan Fletcher
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The Detective's Assistant
The Detective's Assistant
by Kate Hannigan
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The incredible tale of America's first ever female detective and her spirited niece! Eleven-year-old Nell Warne arrives on her aunt's doorstep lugging a heavy sack of sorrows. If her Aunt Kate rejects her, it's the miserable Home for the Friendless... (read more)

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Ship of Souls (12 Edition)
Ship of Souls (12 Edition)
by Zetta Elliott
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When 11-year-old Dmitri (?D?) loses his mother to breast cancer, he finds himself taken in by an elderly white woman, Mrs. Martin. D loves to watch birds and, while in the park, is amazed to find an injured bird that can talk. He takes it home and soon... (read more)

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Lucy's Cave: A Story of Vicksburg, 1863
Lucy's Cave: A Story of Vicksburg, 1863
by Karen B. Winnick
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How will young Lucy survive the assault on Vicksburg? Spring 1863. The Union army is attacking Vicksburg, Mississippi. Eleven-year-old Lucy McRae and her family are forced to leave their home and live in one of the caves dug out of the hills around the... (read more)

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Promises to the Dead
Promises to the Dead
by Mary Downing Hahn
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A white boy helps a black child escape slavery in the midst of the Civil... (read more)

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My Name Is Not Friday
My Name Is Not Friday
by Jon Walter
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Well-mannered Samuel and his mischievous younger brother Joshua are free black boys living in an orphanage during the end of the Civil War. Samuel takes the blame for Joshua's latest prank, and the consequence is worse than he could ever imagine. He's... (read more)

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The Last Full Measure
The Last Full Measure
by Ann Rinaldi
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As Confederate and Union soldiers take over their town, the local residents can do little more than hunker down in their homes while cannon and gunfire explode around them. But the battles are not only fought between soldiers. At home, fourteen-year-old... (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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Brotherhood
Brotherhood
by A. B. Westrick
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The year is 1867, the South has been defeated, and the American Civil War is over. But the conflict goes on. Yankees now patrol the streets of Richmond, Virginia, and its citizens, both black and white, are struggling to redefine their roles and... (read more)

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The Iron Dragon: The Courageous Story of Lee Chin (Historical Fiction Adventures)
The Iron Dragon: The Courageous Story of Lee Chin (Historical Fiction Adventures)
by Bonnie Pryor
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Lee Chin arrives in America in 1866 to work on the transcontinental railroad. His cruel father is disappointed in him because he wants to be an artist. To make matters worse, Lee Chins father has sold his sister, Sunshine, into slavery in order to help... (read more)

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Like a River: A Civil War Novel
Like a River: A Civil War Novel
by Kathy Canon Wiechman
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Leander and Polly are two teenage Union soldiers who carry deep, dangerous secrets. Leander is underage when he enlists and Polly follows her father into war disguised as his son. The war proves life changing for both as they survive incredible odds... (read more)

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Freedom Stone
Freedom Stone
by Jeffrey Kluger
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Lillie's papa believed in freedom-for him, his family, and all the slaves on the Greenfog plantation. So when the Confederate Army promised freedom to the family of every slave who served in the Civil War-whether they came home or not-Lillie's papa... (read more)

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Up the Learning Tree
Up the Learning Tree
by Marcia Vaughan
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A young slave boy risks his life to learn how to read and, with the unsuspecting help of a teacher from the North, begins to realize his dream.... (read more)

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Juliet's Moon
Juliet's Moon
by Ann Rinaldi
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A scandalous, little-known event in our Civil War... (read more)

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