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Historical Fiction-U.S. Colonial and Revolutionary Periods


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Chains
Chains
by Laurie Halse Anderson
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Winner of the Newbery Medal! When Amos Fortune was only fifteen years old, he was captured by slave traders and brought to Massachusetts, where he was sold at auction. Although his freedom had been taken, Amos never lost his dinity and courage. For 45... (read more)

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My Brother Sam Is Dead
My Brother Sam Is Dead
by James Lincoln Collier and Christopher Collier
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This award-winning author graduated from Clark University and earned a Ph.D. at Columbia University in History. Born in 1930 in New York City, Collier is an active member in many organizations such as the Connecticut Historical Commission and the State... (read more)

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Arrow Over the Door (Puffin Chapters)
Arrow Over the Door (Puffin Chapters)
by Joseph Bruchac
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For young Samuel Russell, the summer of 1777 is a time of fear. The British Army is approaching, and the Indians in the area seem ready to attack. To Stands Straight, a young Abenaki Indian scouting for King George, Americans are dangerous enemies who... (read more)

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Rush Revere and the First Patriots: Time-Travel Adventures with Exceptional Americans
Rush Revere and the First Patriots: Time-Travel Adventures with Exceptional Americans
by Rush Limbaugh
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America's #1 radio talk-show host and multi-million-copy #1 New York Times bestselling author presents the second book in a series for young readers with a history teacher who travels back in time to have adventures with exceptional Americans. Rush... (read more)

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Dear America (Reissues) #03: A Journey to the New World, Mayflower 1620: The Diary of Remember Patience Whipple
Dear America (Reissues) #03: A Journey to the New World, Mayflower 1620: The Diary of Remember Patience Whipple
by Kathryn Lasky
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Newbery Honor author Kathryn Lasky's A JOURNEY TO THE NEW WORLD is now back in print with a gorgeous new package! Twelve-year-old Remember Patience Whipple ("Mem" for short) has just arrived in the New World with her parents after a grueling 65-day... (read more)

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The Diary of Deliverance Trembley, Witness to the Salem Witch Trials: I Walk in Dread (Dear America (Reissues))
The Diary of Deliverance Trembley, Witness to the Salem Witch Trials: I Walk in Dread (Dear America (Reissues))
by Lisa Rowe Fraustino
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Lisa Rowe Fraustino's dramatic tale of the Salem witch trials is back in print with a beautiful new cover design! Deliverance Trembley lives in Salem Village where she must take care of her sickly sister, Mem, and where she does her daily chores in fear... (read more)

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The Winter of Red Snow, Valley Forge, Pennsylvania 1777: The Diary of Abigail Jane Stewart (Dear America (Reissues))
The Winter of Red Snow, Valley Forge, Pennsylvania 1777: The Diary of Abigail Jane Stewart (Dear America (Reissues))
by Kristiana Gregory
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and#160;In this fascinating story, readers spend a day with Thomas Jefferson as he and his grandson visit the vast plantation of Monticello. Readers learn about Jefferson; the gadgets and household items that he reinterpreted and the plow he invented... (read more)

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Copper Sun
Copper Sun
by Sharon M. Draper
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"A searing work of historical fiction." Booklist, starred... (read more)

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Forge (Seeds of America)
Forge (Seeds of America)
by Laurie Halse Anderson
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For many readers, Forge “will be one of the best novels they have ever read” (starred review from Kirkus Reviews)! Blistering winds. Bitter cold. And the hope of a new future. In this compelling sequel to Chains, a National Book Award... (read more)

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The Second Diary of Abigail Jane Stewart: Cannons at Dawn: Valley Forge, Pennsylvania, 1779 (Dear America (New Titles))
The Second Diary of Abigail Jane Stewart: Cannons at Dawn: Valley Forge, Pennsylvania, 1779 (Dear America (New Titles))
by Kristiana Gregory
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Kristiana Gregory returns with a stunning new sequel to the bestselling Dear America title THE WINTER OF RED SNOW! Abigail Jane Stewart returns in this brand-new sequel to THE WINTER OF RED SNOW. The Revolutionary War toils on, but the Stewart family can... (read more)

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Rush Revere y Los Peregrinos Valientes: Aventuras a Traves del Tiempo Con Estadounidenses Excepcionales
Rush Revere y Los Peregrinos Valientes: Aventuras a Traves del Tiempo Con Estadounidenses Excepcionales
by Rush Limbaugh
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¿Así que crees que la historia es aburrida? Un hombre llamado Rush Revere está por cambiar tu opinión, ¡más de lo que te imaginas! Prepárate para la clase de historia más emocionante de todos los tiempos con Rush... (read more)

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The Diary of Catherine Carey Logan: Standing in the Light: Delaware Valley, Pennsylvania, 1763 (Dear America (Reissues))
The Diary of Catherine Carey Logan: Standing in the Light: Delaware Valley, Pennsylvania, 1763 (Dear America (Reissues))
by Mary Pope Osborne
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One of the most popular Dear America diaries of all time, bestselling author Mary Pope Osborne's STANDING IN THE LIGHT is now back in print with a gorgeous new cover! Catharine Carey Logan and her family have enjoyed a peaceful and prosperous life as the... (read more)

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Year of the Hangman (04 Edition)
Year of the Hangman (04 Edition)
by Gary Blackwood
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Gary Blackwood is a playwright and the author of many books for young readers, including, Curiosity, Mysterious Messages: A history of Codes and Ciphers and Around the World in 100 Days. He is best known for the bestselling Shakespeare Stealer series. He... (read more)

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Revolutionary Friends: General George Washington and the Marquis de Lafayette
Revolutionary Friends: General George Washington and the Marquis de Lafayette
by Selene Castrovilla
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The Marquis de Lafayette has just ventured to America from France to join the Patriotic Cause and meet General George Washington. Despite his resistance to this meeting, Washington is impressed with Lafayette. The young Frenchman is dedicated and... (read more)

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Mesmerized: How Ben Franklin Solved a Mystery That Baffled All of France
Mesmerized: How Ben Franklin Solved a Mystery That Baffled All of France
by Mara Rockliff
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 Mara Rockliff is the author of many books for children, including Chik Chak Shabbat, Gingerbread for Liberty! and Me and Momma and Big John, a Charlotte Zolotow Honor Book and a Golden Kite Award winner. About Mesmerized, she says, “Ben... (read more)

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Rush Revere and the Brave Pilgrims: Time-Travel Adventures with Exceptional Americans
Rush Revere and the Brave Pilgrims: Time-Travel Adventures with Exceptional Americans
by Rush Limbaugh
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MEET RUSH LIMBAUGH'S REALLY GOOD PAL, RUSH REVERE! Okay, okay, my name's really Rusty — but my friends call me Rush. Rush Revere. Because I've always been the #1 fan of the coolest colonial dude ever, Paul Revere. Talk about a rock star —... (read more)

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Dog Diaries #05: Dash
Dog Diaries #05: Dash
by Kate Klimo
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KATE KLIMO is the author of many books for young readers, including the Dog Diaries series books Ginger, Buddy, and Barry. To learn more about her and her work, visit www.kateklimo.com TIM JESSELL is an award-winning illustrator whose work has appeared... (read more)

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The Fifth of March: A Story of the Boston Massacre (Great Episodes)
The Fifth of March: A Story of the Boston Massacre (Great Episodes)
by Ann Rinaldi
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“Carefully researched and lovingly written, Rinaldis latest presents a girl indentured to John and Abigail Adams during the tense period surrounding the 1770 Massacre. . . . Fortuitously timed, a novel that illuminates a moment from our past that... (read more)

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Chains
Chains
by Laurie Halse Anderson
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Laurie Halse Anderson, who wrote one of my favorite young adult books, Speak, and won a gazillion awards for it, pushes the entire genre to another level (again) with this Revolutionary War-era novel. You could read tons of long-winded reviews of this... (read more)

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Rush Revere and the American Revolution: Time-Travel Adventures with Exceptional Americans
Rush Revere and the American Revolution: Time-Travel Adventures with Exceptional Americans
by Rush Limbaugh
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THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION HAS BEGUN—AND RUSH REVERE, LIBERTY THE HORSE, AND THE TIME-TRAVELING CREW ARE READY TO RIDE INTO THE ACTION! Join us on this incredible time-travel adventure! Liberty, my wisecracking horse, our old friends Cam, Tommy... (read more)

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