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Historical Fiction-U.S. Colonial and Revolutionary Periods


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The 18 Penny Goose (I Can Read Books)
The 18 Penny Goose (I Can Read Books)
by Sally Walker
About the Author
Sally M. Walkers many award-winning books bring history and science alive for young readers. Her books include the Robert F. Sibert Medal winner Secrets Of A Civil War Submarine: Solving the Mysteries of the H. L. Hunley and the Revolutionary War story... (read more)

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A Horse's Tale: A Colonial Williamsburg Adventure
A Horse's Tale: A Colonial Williamsburg Adventure
by Susan Lubner
About the Author
Susan Lubner is the coauthor of Noises at Night, which was featured on The Today Show, and the author of Ruthie Bon Bair: Do Not Go to Bed with Wringing Wet Hair. This is her third picture book. She lives in Southboro, Massachusetts. Margie Moore is the... (read more)

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Ghost Hawk
Ghost Hawk
by Susan Cooper
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Jim Dale reads Newbery Medalist Susan Cooper's story of adventure and friendship between a young Native American and a colonial New England settler. On the winter day Little Hawk is sent into the woods alone, he can take only a bow and arrows, his... (read more)

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Tricking the Tallyman
Tricking the Tallyman
by Jacqueline Davies
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Are kids interested in learning about the very first American census? Probably not. Do young readers clamor for stories set in the very, very olden days of the late 18th century? Uh, not really. Okay, but do they like nutty cat-and-mouse trickery, wacky... (read more)

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Hannah of Fairfield (Pioneer Daughters)
Hannah of Fairfield (Pioneer Daughters)
by Jean Van Leeuwen
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The Pioneer Daughters series is "a heartwarming portrait of a colonial girl and her family struggling to meet the challenges of pioneer life during the Revolutionary War." --Kirkus Reviews In Hannah of Fairfield, Hannah would rather be nursing a fragile... (read more)

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Squanto's Journey: The Story of the First Thanksgiving
Squanto's Journey: The Story of the First Thanksgiving
by Joseph Bruchac
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In 1620 an English ship called the Mayflower landed on the shores inhabited by the Pokanoket, and it was Squanto who welcomed the newcomers and taught them how to survive. When a good harvest was gathered, the people feasted together--a tradition that... (read more)

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Backcountry Fury: A Sixteen-Year-Old Patriot in the Revolutionary War
Backcountry Fury: A Sixteen-Year-Old Patriot in the Revolutionary War
by Tony Zeiss
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This story chronicles 18 months in the life of sixteen-year-old Thomas Young during 1780-81. He lived and fought in the South Carolina backountry during America's Revolutionary War. His exploits lead him from Musgrove's Mill to Kings Mountain to the... (read more)

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Jump Ship to Freedom(Arabus Family Saga #2)
Jump Ship to Freedom(Arabus Family Saga #2)
by James Lincoln Collier
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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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Twelve-year-old Remember Patience Whipple ("Mem" for short) has just arrived in the New World with her parents after a grueling 65-day journey on the MAYFLOWER. Mem has an irrepressible spirit, and leaps headfirst into life in her new home. Despite... (read more)

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George Washington and the Story of the U.S. Constitution (History Speaks: Picture Books Plus Reader's Theater)
George Washington and the Story of the U.S. Constitution (History Speaks: Picture Books Plus Reader's Theater)
by Candice F. Ransom
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In 1787, the newly established United States was in trouble. The central government had too little power and too little money. George Washington, Benjamin Franklin, and fifty-three other delegates gathered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to find a way to... (read more)

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The Witch of Blackbird Pond
The Witch of Blackbird Pond
by Elizabeth George Speare
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“The book has a lively plot and excellent characterizations. The background has every dimension of reality.” The New York Times “Rarely has a book taken us back into seventeenth-century life as this does.” The New York Herald... (read more)

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The Drummer Boy
The Drummer Boy
by Leon Garfield
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As far as the eye can see, scarlet men are marching . . . A rich and splendid company, but none more so than the drummer boy. But a moment later, the sound of Charlie Samson's drum was swallowed in a wild thunder. The glorious scarlet troops had been... (read more)

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Forge
Forge
by Laurie Halse Anderson
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Cy Williams, thirteen, has always known that he and the other black folks on Strong's plantation have to obey white men, no question. Sure, he's free, as black people have been since his grandfather's day, but in rural Georgia, that means they're free to... (read more)

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Traitor: The Case of Benedict Arnold
Traitor: The Case of Benedict Arnold
by Jean Fritz
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Benedict Arnold always carried things too far. As a boy he did crazy things like climbing atop a burning roof and picking a fight with the town constable. As a soldier, he was even more reckless. He was obsessed with being the leader and the hero in... (read more)

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Three Young Pilgrims
Three Young Pilgrims
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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Sarah Morton's Day: A Day in the Life of a Pilgrim Girl (Scholastic Bookshelf)
Sarah Morton's Day: A Day in the Life of a Pilgrim Girl (Scholastic Bookshelf)
by Kate Waters
About the Author
Author Kate Waters was born on September 4, 1951, in Rochester, NY. She went on to earn a B.A. from Newtown College of the Sacred Heart (Boston College) and a M.L.S. from Simmons Graduate School of Library and Information Science. She grew up in a big... (read more)

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Cate of the Lost Colony
Cate of the Lost Colony
by Lisa Klein
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When her forbidden romance with Sir Walter Ralegh is discovered, young Lady Catherine is banished to the colony of Roanoke in the New World. Ralegh pledges to come for Cate, but as the months stretch out, Cate begins to doubt his promise and his love... (read more)

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We Were There at the Boston Tea Party
We Were There at the Boston Tea Party
by Robert N. Webb
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New England is ripe for revolution in the fall of 1773, and young Jeremy and Deliverance Winthrop are eager to play their part. The brother-and-sister duo join the conspiracy against the red-coated British "lobsterbacks," carrying messages from Sam Adams,... (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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Rush Revere rides again! Saddle up with Rush Limbaugh’s really good pal for a new time-travel adventure. “Whoa there, young historians! Before we go rush, rush, rushing off anywhere, I’d like a moment. I’m Liberty, Rush Revere... (read more)

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Ben Franklin and the Magic Squares (Step Into Reading: A Step 4 Book)
Ben Franklin and the Magic Squares (Step Into Reading: A Step 4 Book)
by Frank Murphy and Richard Walz
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