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Children of Destiny: True Adventures of Three Cultures
Children of Destiny: True Adventures of Three Cultures
by Jean M. Burroughs
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The best way to know about history is to be part of it. The next best way is to read about it and come away feeling as if you had been part of the events and action. Jean Burroughs has selected twelve exciting episodes covering a span of five centuries... (read more)

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Come Juneteenth
Come Juneteenth
by Ann Rinaldi
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For as long as Luli can remember, the Confederate states have been at war with the Union. But the fighting has always been far from the Texas plantation where Luli lives with her pa and ma, her brothers, and her "almost" sister, Ruth, whom everyone calls... (read more)

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The Poison Place
The Poison Place
by Mary E. Lyons
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It's a stormy night in 1827 when Moses Williams, Charles Wilson Peale's former slave, relates his startling account of life within the walls of Peale's famous Philadelphia museum. His voice resounding through the empty halls and corridors, Moses leads us... (read more)

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Chasing George Washington (Kennedy Center Presents: Capital Kids)
Chasing George Washington (Kennedy Center Presents: Capital Kids)
by Ard Hoyt
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Based on plays performed at The Kennedy Center and on tour nationally as part of an initiative to educate American youth about past presidents, these two books—each available in paperback for the first time and featuring a brand-new line look... (read more)

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The Aviary
The Aviary
by Kathleen Odell
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Twelve-year-old Clara Dooley has spent her whole life in the Glendoveer mansion, where her mother is a servant to the kind and elderly matron of the house. Clara has never known another home. In fact, she's confined to the grand estate due to a... (read more)

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The Salem Witch Trials: An Interactive History Adventure (You Choose: History)
The Salem Witch Trials: An Interactive History Adventure (You Choose: History)
by Matt Doeden
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The colony of Massachusetts in 1692 was a harsh place. Disease, hunger, and the threat of war made life stressful. Colonists clung to their religious faith and looked for someone to blame. Some accused their fellow colonists of causing the troubles... (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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The People Could Fly: American Black Folktales
The People Could Fly: American Black Folktales
by Virginia Hamilton
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"The well-known author retells 24 black American folk tales in sure storytelling voice: animal tales, supernatural tales, fanciful and cautionary tales, and slave tales of freedom. All are beautifully readable. With the added attraction of 40 wonderfully... (read more)

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Gifts from the Sea
Gifts from the Sea
by Natalie Kinsey-warnock
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Quila MacFarlane is devastated by the death of her mother, especially now that it's just her and her father on Devils Rock where her father is the lighthouse keeper. They can't leave and almost no one ever comes to visit them. But the morning after a... (read more)

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Winter on the Farm (My First Little House Books)
Winter on the Farm (My First Little House Books)
by Laura Ingalls Wilder
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The Little House books tell the story of a little pioneer girl and her family as they traveled by covered wagon across the Midwest. Laura Ingalls Wilder's classic books, illustrated with Garth Williams' timeless artwork, have been cherished by millions... (read more)

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Gifts from the Sea
Gifts from the Sea
by Natalie Kinsey Warnock
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Fiesta Fiasco
Fiesta Fiasco
by Ann Whitford Paul
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When shopping for Culebra's birthday, Conejo convinces his friends Iguana and Tortuga to buy all the wrong presents. Includes a glossary of Spanish words used.... (read more)

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Sweet Land of Liberty
Sweet Land of Liberty
by Callista Gingrich
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How did America become the land of the free? In Sweet Land of Liberty, Ellis the Elephant sets off on a quest to find out. Through an amazing afternoon at the library, Ellis travels through time and discovers the pivotal moments that have shaped our... (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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Caves, Cannons and Crinolines
Caves, Cannons and Crinolines
by Beverly Stowe Mcclure
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On Thursday, May 21, 1863, a mortar shell rips through the wall of fourteen-year-old Elizabeth (Lizzie) Stamford's bedroom. Afraid their home is no longer safe, her mama, Susan, rushes Lizzie and her younger brother, Nathan, to the cave, where she plans... (read more)

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Dakota Dugout (Reading Rainbow Book)
Dakota Dugout (Reading Rainbow Book)
by Ann Warren Turner
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Tell you about the prairie years? I'll tell you, child, how it was. And through a combination of spare, poetic text and expansive illustrations, readers can learn of life on the prairie as the settlers knew it -- seen through the eyes of a woman who... (read more)

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Ghosts of the White House
Ghosts of the White House
by Cheryl Harness
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andlt;bandgt;Join Sara On A Magical Tour Of The White Houseandlt;/bandgt; andlt;BRandgt; The ghost of George Washington steps out of his White House portrait to introduce Sara -- and the reader -- to the ghosts of thirty-five other presidents. Brief... (read more)

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Splendor (Luxe)
Splendor (Luxe)
by Anna Godbersen
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New beginnings. Shocking revelations. Unexpected endings. A spring turns into summer, Elizabeth relishes her new role as a young wife, while her sister, Diana, searches for adventure abroad. But when a surprising clue about their father's death comes to... (read more)

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That Book Woman
That Book Woman
by Heather Henson and David Small
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Cal is not the readin' type. Living way high up in the Appalachian Mountains, he'd rather help Pap plow or go out after wandering sheep than try some book learning. Nope. Cal does not want to sit stoney-still reading some chicken scratch. But that Book... (read more)

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