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Tree in the Trail
Tree in the Trail
by Holling Clancy Holling
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The history of the Great Plains and the Santa Fe Trail is told in text and pictures by focusing on a cottonwood tree and the events that happen around it.... (read more)

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The Light in the Forest
The Light in the Forest
by Conrad Richter
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Code Talker: A Novel about the Navajo Marines of World War Two
Code Talker: A Novel about the Navajo Marines of World War Two
by Joseph Bruchac
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"Readers who choose the book for the attraction of Navajo code talking and the heat of battle will come away with more than they ever expected to find."—Booklist, starred review Throughout World War II, in the conflict fought against Japan, Navajo... (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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Coming to America: The Story of Immigration
Coming to America: The Story of Immigration
by Betsy Maestro
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A compelling collection of essays providing a comprehensive vision of immigration to the United States in the late twentieth and twenty-first centuries—the indispensable companion to Immigrant Voices. Filled with moving narratives by authors from... (read more)

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Hattie Big Sky
Hattie Big Sky
by Kirby Larson
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★ “Larson creates a masterful picture of the homesteading experience and the people who persevered.”-School Library Journal... (read more)

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The People Could Fly: American Black Folktales
The People Could Fly: American Black Folktales
by Virginia Hamilton
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Little Mouse's Adventures on the Freedom Trail
Little Mouse's Adventures on the Freedom Trail
by Brittany Bang
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Follow Little Mouse and her friends as they explore the Freedom Trail in Boston, Massachusetts. In this colorful, whimsical book, Little Mouse takes readers on a journey, and teaches children and adults alike, all about the many historical landmarks one... (read more)

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Coolies
Coolies
by Yin
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Yin lives in Queens, New York. At the age of eight, I was adopted with my older sister from Korea to live with an American family in Hawaii. When I was 22 years old, I had the opportunity to visit my Korean brother and sisters for the first time since I... (read more)

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Freedom on the Menu: The Greensboro Sit-Ins
Freedom on the Menu: The Greensboro Sit-Ins
by Carole Boston Weatherford
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Itand#8217;s December 1, 1955. A boy and his mother are riding the bus in Montgomery, Alabama like any other dayand#151;way in the back of the bus. The boy passes time by watching his marble roll up and down the aisle with the motion of the busand#133... (read more)

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President Adams' Alligator
President Adams' Alligator
by Peter W. Barnes
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Our U.S. presidents had all kinds of pets—lots of dogs and cats, of course—but they also had some very strange pets. Look inside to find your favorite pet.... (read more)

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Night Boat to Freedom
Night Boat to Freedom
by Margot Theis Raven
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This compelling story, powerfully and poignantly illustrated, is a memorable celebration of courage, hope, and unselfish love.... (read more)

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The Freedom Maze
The Freedom Maze
by Delia Sherman
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"Multilayered, compassionate, and thought-provoking." — Kirkus Reviews (starred review) Thirteen-year-old Sophie isnt happy about spending the summer of 1960 at her grandmothers old house in the bayou. Bored and lonely, she cant... (read more)

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An Acquaintance with Darkness (Great Episodes)
An Acquaintance with Darkness (Great Episodes)
by Ann Rinaldi
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"Makes readers feel as if they are living in history."--Booklist (starred review)... (read more)

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Rocking the Cradle of Liberty
Rocking the Cradle of Liberty
by Barbara Leigh Partridge
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Taken to a slave auction with his father in Charleston, South Carolina, in 1836, twelve-year-old John Wilder tensed as he heard a pregnant black teenage girl's pleas not to be separated from her son. While others in the crowd told John that black people... (read more)

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Our Children Can Soar: A Celebration of Rosa, Barack, and the Pioneers of Change
Our Children Can Soar: A Celebration of Rosa, Barack, and the Pioneers of Change
by Michelle Cook
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This unique picture book is part history, part poetry, and entirely inspirational. It takes the reader step by simple step through the cumulative story of the US Civil Rights Movement, showing how select pioneers' achievements led up to the landmark... (read more)

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Hear the Wind Blow (03 Edition)
Hear the Wind Blow (03 Edition)
by Mary Downing Hahn
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"a hard-hitting Civil War novel...honest grapplings with complex issues...will win readers' interest and sympathy from the outset" Publishers Weekly "vivid and accurate portrayl of the period...strong setting...entertaining and thought-provoking...a... (read more)

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A Thousand Never Evers
A Thousand Never Evers
by Shana Burg
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Mississippi, 1963. Addie worships her brother and follows in his footsteps by attending the black junior high school. But when her careless act leads to her brother's disappearance and possible murder, she struggles with not knowing if he's dead or alive.... (read more)

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Past Perfect, Present Tense
Past Perfect, Present Tense
by Richard Peck
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Compiled for the first time, here are all of Newbery Award– winning author Richard Peck’s previously published short stories and two brand-new ones. From comedy to tragedy to historical to contemporary; from "Priscilla and the Wimps," Peck... (read more)

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Bronco of 96: The Siege of Star Fort
Bronco of 96: The Siege of Star Fort
by Patsy H. Manley
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Bronco Manley is camping with his family at the Star Fort National Historic Site. It's the annual reenactment of the Revolutionary War Battle of 96. Bronco and his horse Hammer ride into a light that flashes them back to 1775. Travel with Bronco to... (read more)

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