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Book TitleAuthorPubDateReading AgeTime PeriodTime FrameGeographic AreaCountryTopicGenreFormat
Life StoryBurton, Virginia Lee1962LEPrehistory4,500,000,000 BCEEarthVariousEvolutionNFPB
Fossils From Lost WorldsLaverdunt, Damien2021MGPrehistory4,500,000,000 BCEEarthVariousEvolutionNFPB
Our Family Tree: An Evolution StoryWestberg Peters, Lisa2003LEPrehistory4,500,000,000 BCEEarthVariousEvolutionNFPB
Annabelle & Aiden: The Story of LifeBecker, J.R.2016LEPrehistory4,500,000,000 BCEEarthVariousEvolutionNFPB
Continental Drift: The Evolution of Our World from the Origins of Life to the Far FutureInce, Martin2018MG
UMG
Prehistory4,500,000,000 BCEEarthVariousEvolutionNFPB
When the Whales WalkedDixon, Dougal2019LE
MG
Prehistory400,000,000-50,0000 BCEWorldVariousEvolutionNFPB
Grandmother FishTwet, Jonathan2016LEPrehistory400,000,000-50,0000 BCEWorldVariousEvolutionNFPB
The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs: A New History of Their Lost WorldBrusatte, Steve2018A
YA
Prehistory252,000,000-66,000,000 BCEWorldVariousDinosaursNFB
The Age of DinosaursBrusatte, Steve2021MG
UMG
Prehistory252,000,000-66,000,000 BCEWorldVariousDinosaursNFCB
Could You Survive the Jurassic Period?: An Interactive Prehistoric AdventureDoeden, Matt2020MGPrehistory201,000,000-145,000,000 BCEWorldVariousDinosaurs
Jurassic Period
NFCB
Could You Survive the Cretaceous Period?: An Interactive Prehistoric AdventureBraun, Eric Mark2020MGPrehistory145,000,000-65,000,000 BCEWorldVariousCretaceous Period
Dinosaurs
NFCB
Sapiens: A Brief History of HumankindHarari, Yuval Noah2015A
YA
Prehistory70,000,000 BCE-2000 CEWorldVariousEvolutionNF
S
N
Sapiens: A Graphic History: The Birth of Humankind (Vol. 1)Harari, Yuval Noah2020A
YA
Prehistory70,000,000 BCE-2000 CEWorldVariousEvolutionNF
S
GN
A History of the World in Six GlassesStandage, Tom2006A
YA
Prehistory70,000,000 BCE-2000 CEWorldVariousHistory of Food
Human History
NF
S
B
Salt: A World HistoryKurlansky, Mark2003A
YA
Prehistory70,000,000 BCE-2000 CEWorldVariousHistory of Food
Human History
NF
S
B
The Story of SaltKurlansky, Mark2014MG
UMG
Prehistory70,000,000 BCE-2000 CEWorldVariousHistory of Food
Human History
NF
S
PB
When We Became HumansBright, Michael2019LE
MG
Prehistory5,000,000-250,000 BCEAfricaVariousEarly Man
Evolution
NFPB
Could You Survive the Ice Age?: An Interactive Prehistoric AdventureHoena, Blake2020MGPrehistory2,600,000-9,500 BCEWorldVariousIce AgeNFCB
Turtle Island: The Story of North America's First PeopleLowinger, Kathy
Yellowhorn, Eldon
2017UMG
YA
Prehistory100,000 BCE-1491 CENorth AmericaUnited StatesIndigenous AmericansNF
OV
CB
Vincent's Starry Night and Other StoriesBird, Michael2016MGPrehistory40,000 BCE - 2014 CEVariousVariousArt HistoryNFCB
The First DrawingGerstein, Mordicai2013LEPrehistory30,000 BCEEuropeFranceCave Art
Stone Age
NFPB
Discovery in the CaveDubowski, Mark2010LEPrehistory17,000-15,000 BCEEuropeFranceStone AgeNFER
You Wouldn’t Want to Be a Mammoth HunterAntram, David2004LE
MG
Prehistory13,000 BCEBeringiaVariousIce AgeNFPB
American Colonies: The Settling of North America, Vol. 1Taylor, Alan2001YAAge of Revolutions13000 BCE-1820 CENorth AmericaUnited StatesColonial America
Indigenous Americans
NFB
S
Could You Survive the New Stone Age?: An Interactive Prehistoric AdventureTroupe, Thomas Kingsley2020MGPrehistory10,000-4,500 BCEWorldVariousStone AgeNFCB
Invincible MicrobeMurphy, Jim2012UMG
YA
Age of Revolutions10,000 BCE-2009 CEEurope
North America
United StatesPlagues
Tuberculosis
NFCB
HieroglyphsMilton, Joyce2000LEEarly Civilization3200 BCE-400 CEAfricaEgyptHieroglyphsNFPB
You Wouldn’t Want to Be a Sumerian SlaveMorley, Jacqueline2007LE
MG
Early Civilization3000 BCEWestern AsiaMiddle EastMesopotamiaNFPB
Mummies Made in EgyptAliki1997LE
MG
Early Civilization2600 BCEAfricaEgyptMummiesNFPB
You Wouldn't Want to Be an Egyptian MummyStewart, David2012LE
MG
Early Civilization2600 BCEAfricaEgyptMummiesNFPB
You Wouldn't Want to Be a Pyramid BuilderMorley, Jacqueline2007LE
MG
Early Civilization2589-2504 BCEAfricaEgyptBuilding
Pyramids
NFPB
Cat MummiesTrumble, Kelly1996MGEarly Civilization2500 BCEAfricaEgyptMummiesNFPB
Ancient China: An Interactive History AdventureCollins, Terry Lee2013MGClassical Age2100 BCE-1420 CEAsiaChinaAncient ChinaNFCB
The History of the World in Fifty DogsLee, Mackenzi2019YAClassical Age1600 BCE-2013 CEWorldVariousDogsNFB
The Woman Who Would Be KingCooney, Kara2014A
YA
Early Civilization1508-1458 BCEAfricaEgyptHatshepsutNFN
Hatshepsut, His Majesty, HerselfAndronik, Catherine M.2001LEEarly Civilization1508-1458 BCEAfricaEgyptHatshepsutNFPB
You Wouldn't Want to Be TutankhamenStewart, David2017LE
MG
Early Civilization1342-1325 BCEAfricaEgyptTutankhamenNFPB
The Trojan Horse: How the Greeks Won the WarLittle, Emily1988LE
MG
Classical Age1194–1184 BCEEuropeGreeceTrojan WarNFCB
ER
Explore Ancient Greece!Van Vleet, Carmella2008LE
MG
Classical Age800–150 BCEEuropeGreeceAncient GreeceNFPB
You Wouldn’t Want to Be a Greek AthleteFord, Michael2014LE
MG
Classical Age776 BCEEuropeGreeceOlympicsNFPB
The Great Wall Of ChinaFisher, Leonard Everett1995LEEarly Civilization770 BCEAsiaChinaGreat Wall of ChinaNFPB
You Wouldn't Want to Work on the Great Wall of ChinaMorley, Jacqueline2017LE
MG
Early Civilization770-206 BCEAsiaChinaGreat Wall of ChinaNFPB
What’s Your Angle, Pythagoras?Ellis, Julie2004LEClassical Age570-495 BCEEuropeGreeceMathematics
Pythagoras
Bio
NF
PB
You Wouldn't Want to Be a Slave in Ancient GreeceMacdonald, Fiona2013LE
MG
Classical Age500-401 BCEEuropeGreeceAncient GreeceNFPB
Alexander the Great: Master of the Ancient WorldBendick, Jeanne2010UMG
YA
Classical Age356-323 BCEEuropeGreeceAlexander the Great
Macedonia
Bio
NF
CB
Ancient Egypt: An Interactive History AdventureAdamson, Heather2016MGEarly Civilization305-30 BCEEuropeEgyptAncient EgyptNFCB
You Wouldn't Want to Be a Mayan SoothsayerMatthews, Rupert2007LE
MG
Early Civilization300 BCE - 600 CECentral AmericaVariousMayansNFPB
Archimedes and the Door of ScienceBendick, Jeanne1995UMGClassical Age287-212 BCEEuropeGreeceMathematicsBio
NF
CB
The Librarian Who Measured the EarthLasky, Kathryn1994LEClassical Age276-194 BCEEuropeGreeceEratosthenes
Mathematics
Bio
NF
PB
Life as a Gladiator: An Interactive History AdventureBurgan, Michael2010MGClassical Age264 BCE-404EuropeItalyRoman GladiatorsNFCB
Hannibal: Rome's Worst NightmareBrooks, Phillip2015UMG
YA
Classical Age247-183 BCEEuropeItalyRoman LegionBio
NF
CB
You Wouldn't Want to Be a Roman SoldierStewart, Dave2016LE
MG
Classical Age113 BCE - 596 CEEuropeItalyRoman LegionNFPB
Julius Caesar: Dictator For LifeRinaldo, Denise2010UMG
YA
Classical Age100-44 BCEEuropeItalyJulius CaesarBio
NF
CB
CleopatraStanley, Diane1997LE
MG
Early Civilization51–30 BCEAfricaEgyptCleopatraBio
NF
PB
You Wouldn’t Want to Be a Roman GladiatorStewart, Dave2016LE
MG
Classical Age1-100EuropeItalyRoman GladiatorsNFPB
Pompeii... Buried Alive!Kunhardt, Edith1987LEClassical Age79EuropeItalyNatural Disasters
Volcano
NFER
You Wouldn't Want to Live in PompeiiMalam, John2017LE
MG
Classical Age79EuropeItalyNatural Disasters
Volcano
NFPB
The Secrets of VesuviusBisel, Sara1993MG
UMG
Classical Age79EuropeItalyNatural Disasters
Volcano
NFCB
PB
Galen and the Gateway to MedicineBendick, Jeanne2008UMGClassical Age129-216EuropeItalyMedicineBio
NF
CB
Attila the Hun: Leader of the Barbarian HordesPrice, Sean Stewart2015UMG
YA
Early Medieval406–453EuropeHungaryAtilla the HunBio
NF
CB
Brendan the NavigatorFritz, Jean1979MGEarly Medieval484-577EuropeIrelandExplorersBio
NF
PB
The Middle Ages: An Interactive History AdventureLassieur, Allison2010MGEarly Medieval500-1500EuropeVariousMedieval LifeNFCB
The Genius of Islam: How Muslims Made the Modern WorldBarnard, Bryn2011MG
UMG
Early Medieval622-750Middle EastVariousIslamic HistoryNFCB
Brush of the GodsLook, Lenore2013LEEarly Medieval689-758AsiaChinaTang Dynasty
Wu Daozi
B
NF
PB
Guts & Glory: The VikingsThompson, Ben2016UMGHigh Middle Ages793-1066ScandinaviaNorwayVikingsNFCB
Life as a Viking: An Interactive History AdventureLassieur, Allison2010MGHigh Middle Ages793-1066ScandinaviaNorwayVikingsNFCB
You Wouldn't Want to Be a Viking ExplorerLangley, Andrew2001LE
MG
High Middle Ages800North America
Scandinavia
NorwayVikingsNFPB
The Well of SacrificeEboch, Chris1999UMG
YA
High Middle Ages800-899Central AmericaGuatemalaMayansNFCB
What the Eagle SeesLowinger, Kathy
Yellowhorn, Eldon
2019UMG
YA
High Middle Ages982-2019North AmericaUnited StatesIndigenous AmericansNF
OV
CB
The Road to There: Mapmakers and Their StoriesRoss, Val2003UMG
YA
High Middle Ages1100-2000WorldVariousCartographyNFB
1066 The Year of the ConquestHowarth, David1977A
YA
High Middle Ages1066EuropeGreat BritainNorman InvasionNFB
Genghis Khan The Bravest Warrior Who Bridged East and WestJian, Li2016LEHigh Middle Ages1158-1227AsiaChinaGenghis Khan
Mongols
Bio
NF
PB
Genghis Khan: 13th-Century Mongolian TyrantGoldberg, Enid A.2008UMG
YA
High Middle Ages1158-1227AsiaChinaGenghis Khan
Mongols
Bio
NF
CB
The Adventures of Marco PoloFreedman, Russell2006LE
MG
High Middle Ages1254-1324EuropeChina
Italy
ExplorersBio
NF
PB
A Distant MirrorTuchman, Barbara W.1978A
YA
High Middle Ages1300-1399EuropeVariousMedieval LifeNFB
The Aztec Empire: An Interactive History AdventureRaum, Elizabeth2012MGHigh Middle Ages1350-1521North AmericaMexicoAztecsNFCB
You Wouldn't Want to Work on a Medieval CathedralMacdonald, Fiona2013LE
MG
High Middle Ages1370-1379EuropeGreat BritainBuilding
Medieval Cathedrals
NFPB
You Wouldn't Want to Be an Inca MummyHynson, Colin2007LE
MG
High Middle Ages1399–1500South AmericaPeruMedieval Peru
Mummies
NFPB
A Medieval FeastAliki1983LEHigh Middle Ages1399EuropeGreat BritainMedieval LifeNFPB
You Wouldn't Want to Be a Medieval KnightMacdonald, Fiona2013LE
MG
Renaissance1400-1425EuropeGreat BritainKnightsNFPB
The Making of a KnightO'Brien, Patrick1998LERenaissance1400-1425EuropeGreat BritainKnightsNFPB
Joan of ArcStanley, Diane2000LE
UMG
Renaissance1412-1431EuropeFranceHundred Years' War
Joan of Arc
Bio
NF
N
Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and YouKendi, Ibram X.
Reynolds, Jason
2020UMG
YA
Renaissance1415-2020North AmericaUnited StatesCivil Rights
Racism
NF
OV
NF
We Are Not Yet Equal: Understanding our Racial DivideAnderson, Carol
Bolden, Tonya
2019UMG
YA
Renaissance1415-2020North AmericaUnited StatesRacismNF
OV
NF
Tomas de Torquemada: Architect of Torture During the Spanish InquisitionGoldberg, Enid A.
Itzkowitz, Norman
2009UMG
YA
Renaissance1420-1498EuropeSpainSpanish InquisitionBio
NF
CB
Around the World in a Hundred Years: From Henry the Navigator to MagellanFritz, Jean1994UMGRenaissance1421-1522EuropevariousExplorersBio
NF
CB
Vlad the Impaler: The Real Count DraculaGoldberg, Enid A.2009UMG
YA
Renaissance1428-1477EuropeRomaniaVlad III Dracula
Wallachia
Bio
NF
CB
Where Do You Think You're Going, Christopher Columbus?Fritz, Jean1997UMGRenaissance1451-1506EuropeSpainExplorersBio
NF
CB
Leonardo da VinciStanley, Diane2000LE
MG
Renaissance1452-1519EuropeItalyLeonardo da VinciBio
NF
PB
Francisco Pizarro: Destroyer of the Inca EmpireDiConsiglio, John2008UMG
YA
Renaissance1471-1541EuropeSpainInca Empire
Spanish Conquistadors
Bio
NF
CB
You Wouldn't Want to Be in a Medieval DungeonMacdonald, Fiona2013LE
MG
High Middle Ages1475-1499EuropeGreat BritainMedieval LifeNFPB
MichelangeloStanley, Diane2003LE
MG
Renaissance1475-1564EuropeItalyMichelangeloBio
NF
PB
Stone Giant: Michelangelo's David and How He Came to BeSutcliffe, Jane2014LERenaissance1475-1564EuropeItalyMichelangeloBio
NF
PB
The Princes in the TowerWeir, Alison1995ARenaissance1483-1485EuropeGreat BritainTudors
Wars of the Roses
Bio
NF
N
The Tudors: Kings, Queens, Scribes, and Ferrets!Williams, Marcia2016LE
MG
Renaissance1485-1603EuropeGreat BritainTudorsNFPB
The Tudor TutorAlexander, Barb2015A
YA
Renaissance1485-1603EuropeGreat BritainTudorsBio
NF
B
Before ColumbusMann, Charles C.2009UMG
YA
Renaissance1491North AmericaUnited StatesIndigenous AmericansNFCB
Exploring the New World: An Interactive History AdventureHerr, Melody2011MGRenaissance1492-1682North AmericaUnited StatesExplorersNFCB
A Queer History of the United States for Young PeopleBronski, Michael and Chevat, Richie2019YAvarious1500-2019 CENorth AmericaUnited StatesLGBTQ+NFB
S
You Wouldn't Want to Be Ill in Tudor TimesSenior, Kathryn2014LE
MG
Renaissance1501-1599EuropeGreat BritainMedicine
Tudors
NFPB
You Wouldn't Want to Be Married to Henry VIIISenior, Kathryn2014LE
MG
Renaissance1501-1588EuropeGreat BritainHenry VIII
Tudors
NFPB
Henry VIII: Royal BeheaderPrice, Sean Stewart2009UMG
YA
Renaissance1509-1547EuropeGreat BritainHenry VIII
Tudors
Bio
NF
CB
Mary Tudor: Courageous Queen or Bloody Mary?Buchanan, Jane2008UMG
YA
Renaissance1516-1558EuropeGreat BritainMary Tudor
Tudors
Bio
NF
CB
Ivan the Terrible: Tsar of DeathPrice, Sean2008UMG
YA
Renaissance1530-1584AsiaRussiaRussian HistoryBio
NF
CB
Sir Francis Drake: Slave Trader and PirateNick, Charles2009UMG
YA
Renaissance1540-1596EuropeGreat BritainPiratesBio
NF
CB
Shakespeare: The World as StageBryson, Bill2016A
YA
Renaissance1558-1603EuropeGreat BritainShakespeareBio
NF
CB
William Shakespeare & the GlobeAliki2000MGRenaissance1558-1603EuropeGreat BritainShakespeareBio
NF
PB
Bard of AvonStanley, Diane
Vennema, Peter
2015UMGRenaissance1558-1616EuropeGreat BritainShakespeareBio
NF
PB
Shakespeare: His Work & His WorldIngpen, Robert
Rosen, Michael
2001UMG
YA
Renaissance1558-1616EuropeGreat BritainShakespeareBio
NF
PB
Along Came GalileoJeanne Bendick, Jeanne1999MG
UMG
Renaissance1564-1642EuropeItalyGalileoBio
NF
CB
You Wouldn't Want to Be an American ColonistMorley, Jacqueline2013LE
MG
Renaissance1575–1625North AmericaUnited StatesColonial AmericaNFPB
Roanoke: The Lost ColonyYolen, Jane2003MG
UMG
Renaissance1587-1590North AmericaUnited StatesColonial America
Roanoke Colony
NFPB
Where Is the Taj Mahal?Hoobler, Dorothy
Hoobler, Thomas
2017MGRenaissance1592-1666AsiaIndiaTaj MahalNFCB
You Wouldn't Want to Be a SamuraiMacdonald, Fiona2009LE
MG
Enlightenment1600–1699AsiaJapanSamuraiNFPB
Women of Colonial America: 13 Stories of Courage and Survival in the New WorldMiller, Brandon Marie2016A
YA
Enlightenment1600-1750North AmericaUnited StatesColonial AmericaBio
NF
B
Galileo's Daughter: A Historical Memoir of Science, Faith, and LoveSobel, Dava2011A
YA
Enlightenment1600-1634EuropeItalyGalileo
Scientists
Bio
NF
N
Written in Bone: Buried Lives of Jamestown and Colonial MarylandWalker, Sally M.2009UMG
YA
Enlightenment1606-1750North AmericaUnited StatesColonial America
Jamestown
NFB
1607: A New Look at JamestownLange, Karen2007MG
UMG
Enlightenment1607North AmericaUnited StatesColonial America
Jamestown
NFPB
Colonial America: An Interactive History AdventureLassieur, Allison2011MGEnlightenment1607-1775North AmericaUnited StatesColonial AmericaNFCB
You Wouldn't Want to Sail on the MayflowerCook, Peter2013LE
MG
Enlightenment1620North AmericaUnited StatesColonial America
Mayflower
NFPB
Mayflower 1620Arenstam, Peter, Kemp, John, and O'Neill Grace, Catherine2007MG
UMG
Enlightenment1620North AmericaUnited StatesColonial America
Mayflower
NFPB
Squanto's JourneyBruchac, Joseph2000LE
MG
Enlightenment1620North AmericaUnited StatesColonial America
Indigenous Americans
Thanksgiving
Bio
NF
PB
Who's That Stepping on Plymouth Rock?Fritz, Jean1975MGEnlightenment1620-1741North AmericaUnited StatesPlymouth RockNFPB
1621: A New Look at ThanksgivingBruchac, Margaret M.
O'Neill Grace, Catherine
2001MG
UMG
Enlightenment1621North AmericaUnited StatesColonial America
Thanksgiving
NFPB
Sarah Morton's DayWaters, Kate1989LE
MG
Enlightenment1627North AmericaUnited StatesColonial AmericaNFPB
Samuel Eaton's DayWaters, Kate1989LE
MG
Enlightenment1627North AmericaUnited StatesColonial AmericaNFPB
Newton's Rainbow: The Revolutionary Discoveries of a Young ScientistLasky, Kathryn2017LEEnlightenment1642–1727EuropeGreat BritainIsaac Newton
Science
Bio
NF
PB
Finding WondersAtkins, Jeannine2017MGEnlightenment1647-1889Europe
North America
Great Britain
United States
Astronomy
Entemology
Paleontology
Women in Science
NFCB
The Golden Age of Pirates: An Interactive History AdventureTemple, Bob2016MGEnlightenment1650–1730Atlantic OceanUnited StatesPiratesNFCB
You Wouldn't Want to be in the Great Fire of LondonPipe, Jim2016LE
MG
Enlightenment1666EuropeEnglandFires
Great Fire of London
NFPB
You Wouldn't Want to Be a Salem WitchPipe, Jim2009LE
MG
Enlightenment1692–1693North AmericaUnited StatesWitch TrialsNFPB
Witches: The Absolutely True Tale of Disaster in SalemSchanzer, Rosalyn2011UMG
YA
Enlightenment1692–1693North AmericaUnited StatesWitch TrialsNFPB
The Salem Witch Trials: An Interactive History AdventureDoeden, Matt2011MGEnlightenment1692North AmericaUnited StatesWitch TrialsNFCB
The CrucibleMiller, Authur1953UMGEnlightenment1692-1693North AmericaUnited StatesWitch TrialsNFCB
In the Shadow of LibertyDavis, Kenneth C.2019MG
UMG
Age of Revolutions1705-1850North AmericaUnited StatesSlaveryBio
NF
CB
What's the Big Idea, Ben Franklin?Fritz, Jean1997MGAge of Revolutions1706-1790North AmericaUnited StatesAmerican Revolution
Benjamin Franklin
Bio
NF
PB
LongitudeSobel, Dava2007A
YA
Age of Revolutions1715-1776EuropeGreat BritainSea TravelBio
NF
N
Catherine the Great: Empress of RussiaVincent, Zu2009UMG
YA
Age of Revolutions1729-1796AsiaRussiaRussian HistoryBio
NF
CB
George Washington: Life Stories of Extraordinary AmericansTime2018MGAge of Revolutions1732-1799North AmericaUnited StatesGeorge WashingtonBio
NF
CB
And Then What Happened, Paul Revere?Fritz, Jean1996MGAge of Revolutions1735-1810North AmericaUnited StatesAmerican Revolution
Paul Revere
Bio
NF
PB
Where Was Patrick Henry on the 29th of May?Fritz, Jean1997MGAge of Revolutions1736-1799North AmericaUnited StatesAmerican Revolution
Patrick Henry
Bio
NF
PB
King George III: America's EnemyBrooks, Philip2009UMG
YA
Age of Revolutions1738-1820EuropeGreat BritainAmerican Revolution
King George III
Bio
NF
CB
George vs. George: The American Revolution as Seen from Both SidesSchanzer, Rosalyn2007MG
UMG
Age of Revolutions1738-1783Europe
North America
Great Britain
United States
American Revolution
George Washington
King George III
Bio
NF
PB
You Wouldn't Want to Be in the Forbidden CityMorley, Jacqueline2008LE
MG
Age of Revolutions1750AsiaChinaBeijingNFPB
Escape to Gold Mountain: A Graphic History of the Chinese in North AmericaWong, David H.Y.2012A
YA
Age of Revolutions1750-2000North AmericaUnited StatesChinese ImmigrationBio
NF
GN
Can't You Make Them Behave, King George?Fritz, Jean1977MGAge of Revolutions1751-1820EuropeGreat Britain
United States
American Revolution
King George III
Bio
NF
PB
A Voice of Her Own: The Story of Phillis Wheatley, Slave PoetLasky, Kathryn2017MGAge of Revolutions1753-1784North AmericaUnited StatesPhillis Wheatley
Slavery
Bio
NF
ER
My Name is Phillis WheatleyCooper, Afua2021MGAge of Revolutions1753-1784North AmericaUnited StatesPhillis Wheatley
Slavery
Bio
NF
CB
Notorious Benedict ArnoldSheinkin, Steve2013YAAge of Revolutions1755-1801North AmericaUnited StatesAmerican Revolution
Benedict Arnold
NFB
One Dead SpyHale, Nathan2020MG
UMG
Age of Revolutions1755-1776North AmericaUnited StatesAmerican Revolution
Nathan Hale
Bio
NF
GN
Alexander Hamilton: Life Stories of Extraordinary AmericansTime2018MGAge of Revolutions1755-1804North AmericaUnited StatesAlexander HamiltonBio
NF
CB
Alexander Hamilton: From Orphan to Founding FatherKulling, Monica2017MGAge of Revolutions1755-1804North AmericaUnited StatesAlexander HamiltonBio
NF
ER
Robespierre: Master of the GuillotineDiConsiglio, John2008UMG
YA
Age of Revolutions1758-1794EuropeFranceFrench RevolutionBio
NF
CB
The Lost King of FranceCadbury, Deborah2002A
YA
Age of Revolutions1758-1794EuropeFranceFrench RevolutionBio
NF
B
Why Don't You Get a Horse, Sam Adams?Fritz, Jean1996MGAge of Revolutions1760-1803North AmericaUnited StatesAmerican Revolution
Sam Adams
Bio
NF
PB
Will You Sign Here, John Hancock?Fritz, Jean1997MGAge of Revolutions1761-1793North AmericaUnited StatesAmerican Revolution
John Hancock
Bio
NF
PB
Independent DamesAnderson, Laurie Halse2008LE
MG
Age of Revolutions1765-1783North AmericaUnited StatesAmerican RevolutionBio
NF
PB
Napoleon: Emperor and ConquerorHeuston, Kimberley2009UMG
YA
Age of Revolutions1769-1821EuropeFranceFrench EmpireBio
NF
CB
The Boston Massacre: An Interactive History AdventureRaum, Elizabeth2016MGAge of Revolutions1770North AmericaUnited StatesAmerican RevolutionNFCB
Never Caught, The Story of Ona JudgeArmstrong Dunbar, Erica2019UMGAge of Revolutions1773-1802North AmericaUnited StatesColonial AmericaBio
NF
CB
You Wouldn't Want to Be at the Boston Tea PartyCook, Peter2013LE
MG
Age of Revolutions1773North AmericaUnited StatesAmerican Revolution
Boston Tea Party
NFPB
The Boston Tea PartyFreedman, Russell2013LE
MG
Age of Revolutions1773North AmericaUnited StatesAmerican Revolution
Boston Tea Party
NFPB
King George: What Was His Problem?Sheinkin, Steve2005UMG
YA
Age of Revolutions1775-1783North AmericaUnited StatesAmerican Revolution
King George III
NFCB
Black Heroes of the American RevolutionDavis, Burke1992MG
UMG
Age of Revolutions1775-1783North AmericaUnited StatesAmerican RevolutionNFCB
Guts & Glory: The American RevolutionThompson, Ben2019UMGAge of Revolutions1775-1783North AmericaUnited StatesAmerican RevolutionNFCB
The Revolutionary War: An Interactive History AdventureRaum, Elizabeth2016MGAge of Revolutions1775-1783North AmericaUnited StatesAmerican RevolutionNFCB
The Battle of Bunker Hill: An Interactive History AdventureBurgan, Michael2016MGAge of Revolutions1775North AmericaUnited StatesAmerican RevolutionNFCB
Women Heroes of the American Revolution: 20 Stories of Espionage, Sabotage, Defiance, and RescueCasey, Susan2017A
YA
Age of Revolutions1775-1783North AmericaUnited StatesAmerican RevolutionBio
NF
B
Answering the Cry for FreedomWoelfle, Gretchen2016MG
UMG
Age of Revolutions1775-1783North AmericaUnited StatesAmerican RevolutionNFCB
1776McCullough, David2006A
YA
Age of Revolutions1776North AmericaUnited StatesAmerican RevolutionNFB
Madam President: The Extraordinary, True (and Evolving) Story of Women in PoliticsThimmesh, Catherine2008LE
MG
Modern Age1776-2007Great Britain
United States
Various
Activism
Politics
Bio
NF
PB
Mesmerized: How Ben Franklin Solved a Mystery that Baffled All of FranceRockliff, Mara2017LE
MG
Age of Revolutions1778EuropeFranceBenjamin Franklin
Scientific Discovery
Bio
NF
PB
Shh! We're Writing the ConstitutionFritz, Jean1997MGAge of Revolutions1787North AmericaUnited StatesConstitutional ConventionBio
NF
PB
Bury the Chains: Prophets and Rebels in the Fight to Free an Empire's SlavesHochschild, Adam2017A
YA
Age of Revolutions1787EuropeGreat BritainSlaveryBio
NF
N
Speak Out in Thunder TonesSterling, Dorothy1998A
YA
Industrial Age1787-1865North AmericaUnited StatesAbolition
Slavery
Bio
NF
B
You Wouldn't Want to Be a Convict Sent to AustraliaCostain, Meredith2016LE
MG
Age of Revolutions1788-1868AustraliaGreat BritainEnglish ColoniesNFPB
Lafayette!Hale, Nathan2018MG
UMG
Age of Revolutions1791-1792North AmericaUnited StatesAmerican RevolutionBio
NF
GN
The Child Labor Reform Movement: An Interactive History AdventureOtfinoski, Steven2014MGAge of Revolutions1799–1941North AmericaUnited StatesChild LaborNFCB
This Land Is Our LandBarrett Osborne, Linda2016MG
UMG
Age of Revolutions1800-1965North AmericaUnited StatesImmigrationNFB
You Wouldn’t Want to Explore with Lewis and ClarkMorley, Jacqueline2013LE
MG
Age of Revolutions1803-1806North AmericaUnited StatesExplorers
Westward Expansion
NFPB
Which Way to the Wild West?: Everything Your Schoolbooks Didn't Tell You About Westward ExpansionSheinkin, Steve2015UMG
YA
Age of Revolutions1803-1890North AmericaUnited StatesWestward ExpansionNFB
Blades of FreedomHale, Nathan2020MG
UMG
Age of Revolutions1803-1804North AmericaUnited StatesLouisiana PurchaseNFGN
Westward Expansion: An Interactive History AdventureLassieur, Allison2016MGAge of Revolutions1803-1840North AmericaUnited StatesWestward ExpansionNFCB
The Duel: The Parallel Lives of Alexander Hamilton and Aaron BurrSt. George, Judith2016UMG
YA
Age of Revolutions1804North AmericaUnited StatesAaron Burr
Alexander Hamilton
Bio
NF
CB
Lincoln: A PhotobiographyFreedman, Russell1987UMG
YA
Age of Revolutions1809-1865North AmericaUnited StatesAbraham LincolnBio
NF
B
One Beetle Too Many: The Extraordinary Adventures of Charles DarwinLasky, Kathryn2009MGAge of Revolutions1809-1882EuropeGreat BritainCharles Darwin
Evolution
Bio
NF
N
The Oregon Trail: An Interactive History AdventureDoeden, Matt2013MGAge of Revolutions1811-1840North AmericaUnited StatesOregon Trail
Westward Expansion
NFCB
The Fossil GirlBrighton, Catherine2007LEIndustrial Age1811EuropeGreat BritainPaleontology
Women in Science
NFPB
Otto Von Bismarck: Iron Chancellor of GermanyHeuston, Kimberly2009UMG
YA
Age of Revolutions1815-1898EuropeGermanyGerman UnificationBio
NF
CB
You Want Women to Vote, Lizzie Stanton?Fritz, Jean1995MGAge of Revolutions1815-1902North AmericaUnited StatesElizabeth Cady Stanton
Voting
Bio
NF
PB
This Noble Woman: Myrtilla Miner and Her Fight to Establish a School for African American Girls in the Slaveholding SouthGreenburg, Michael M.2016A
YA
Industrial Age1815-1864North AmericaUnited StatesEducation
Myrtilla Miner
Bio
NF
B
Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass: The Story Behind an American FriendshipFreedman, Russell2016UMG
YA
Industrial Age1817-1879North AmericaUnited StatesAbraham Lincoln
Frederick Douglass
Bio
NF
B
The Life of Frederick Douglass: A Graphic Narrative of a Slave's Journey from Bondage to FreedomWalker, David F.2019A
YA
Industrial Age1817-1895North AmericaUnited StatesFrederick Douglass
Slavery
Bio
NF
GN
Red Cloud: A Lakota Story of War and SurrenderMarshall III, Joseph2017MG
UMG
Industrial Age1822-1909North AmericaUnited StatesIndigenous Americans
Lakota Nation
NF
OV
PB
A Nation Without Borders: The United States and Its World in an Age of Civil Wars, 1830-1910Freeman, Joshua2012YAIndustrial Age1830-1910North AmericaUnited StatesAmerican Civil WarNFB
A Boy Called SlowBruchac, Joseph1998LE
MG
Age of Revolutions1831North AmericaUnited StatesIndigenous Americans
Sitting Bull
NFPB
Leopold II: Butcher of the CongoOlson, Tod2008UMG
YA
Age of Revolutions1835-1909AfricaBelgium
Congo
Congo Free State
Leopold II
Bio
NF
CB
Alamo All-StarsHale, Nathan2019MG
UMG
Age of Revolutions1836North AmericaUnited StatesTexas RevolutionNFGN
The Battle of the Alamo: An Interactive History AdventureLeavitt, Amie Jane2016MGAge of Revolutions1836North AmericaUnited StatesTexas RevolutionNFCB
The Mirror at Midnight: A South African JourneyHochschild, Adam2007A
YA
Age of Revolutions1836–1839AfricaSouth AfricaColonial AfricaNFN
You Wouldn't Want to Be an American PioneerMorley, Jacqueline2012LE
MG
Industrial Age1840-1859North AmericaUnited StatesWestward ExpansionNFPB
A World of Her Own: 24 Amazing Women Explorers and AdventurersRoss, Michael Elsohn2014A
YA
Industrial Age1840-2010North AmericaUnited StatesExplorersBio
NF
B
The Last American Aristocrat: The Brilliant Life and Improbable Education of Henry AdamsBrown, David S.2020AIndustrial Age1838-1918North AmericaUnited StatesGilded Age
Henry Adams
Bio
NF
N
Women of the Frontier: 16 Tales of Trailblazing Homesteaders, Entrepreneurs, and Rabble-RousersMiller, Brandon Marie2013A
YA
Industrial Age1841–1868North AmericaUnited StatesPrairie Life
Westward Expansion
Bio
NF
B
You Wouldn't Want to be a Victorian Mill WorkerMalam, John2007LE
MG
Industrial Age1842EuropeGreat BritainVictorian EraNFPB
Donner Dinner PartyHale, Nathan2013MG
UMG
Industrial Age1846–1847North AmericaUnited StatesDonner Party
Westward Expansion
Bio
NF
GN
The Indifferent Stars AboveBrown, Daniel James2015A
YA
Industrial Age1846–1847North AmericaUnited StatesWestward ExpansionNFB
What Miss Mitchell SawBarrett, Hayley2019LEIndustrial Age1847North AmericaUnited StatesAstronomy
Women in Science
NFPB
The California Gold Rush: An Interactive History AdventureRaum, Elizabeth2016MGIndustrial Age1848–1855North AmericaUnited StatesCalifornia Gold Rush
Westward Expansion
NFCB
The Underground AbductorHale, Nathan2014MG
UMG
Industrial Age1849-1860North AmericaUnited StatesHarriet Tubman
Underground Railroad
Bio
NF
GN
Commodore Perry in the Land of the ShogunBlumberg, Rhoda2003UMGIndustrial Age1852-1854AsiaJapanTradeNFPB
Vincent and Theo: The Van Gogh BrothersHeiligman, Deborah2019UMG
YA
Industrial Age1852-1891EuropeFranceVan GoghNFCB
Orphan Trains: An Interactive History AdventureRaum, Elizabeth2011MGIndustrial Age1854–1929North AmericaUnited StatesOrphan Trains
Westward Expansion
NFCB
Two Miserable Presidents: Everything Your Schoolbooks Didn't Tell You About the Civil WarSheinkin, Steve2015UMG
YA
Industrial Age1856-1865North AmericaUnited StatesAbraham Lincoln
American Civil War
NFB
She Caught the Light: Williamina Stevens Fleming: AstronomerLasky, Kathryn2021LEIndustrial Age1857-1911North AmericaScotland
United States
Science
Space
Williamina Fleming
Bio
NF
PB
You Wouldn't Want to Work on the RailroadGraham, Ian2013LE
MG
Industrial Age1860-1869North AmericaUnited StatesBuilding
Westward Expansion
NFPB
You Wouldn't Want to Be a Victorian MinerMalam, John2014LE
MG
Industrial Age1860EuropeGreat BritainVictorian EraNFPB
You Wouldn't Want to Be a Pony Express RiderRatliff, Tom2013LE
MG
Industrial Age1860-1861North AmericaUnited StatesWestward ExpansionNFPB
Nurse, Soldier, Spy: The Story of Sarah Edmonds, a Civil War HeroMoss, Marissa2016LE
MG
Industrial Age1860-1865North AmericaUnited StatesAmerican Civil War
Sarah Edmond
Bio
NF
PB
Henry's Freedom BoxLevine, Ellen2007LEIndustrial Age1860-1865North AmericaUnited StatesAmerican Civil War
Underground Railroad
Bio
NF
PB
Blood and Germs: The Civil War Battle Against Wounds and DiseaseJarrow, Gail2020UMGIndustrial Age1860-1865North AmericaUnited StatesAmerican Civil War
Medicine
NFB
You Wouldn't Want to Be a Nurse During the American Civil WarSenior, Kathryn2010LE
MG
Industrial Age1861–1865North AmericaUnited StatesAmerican Civil WarNFPB
You Wouldn't Want to Be a Civil War SoldierRatliff, Thomas2013LE
MG
Industrial Age1861–1865North AmericaUnited StatesAmerican Civil WarNFPB
Cixi: Evil Empress of China?Price, Sean2009UMG
YA
Industrial Age1861-1908AsiaChinaBoxer RebellionBio
NF
CB
Big Bad Ironclad!Hale, Nathan2012MG
UMG
Industrial Age1861-1865North AmericaUnited StatesAmerican Civil WarNFGN
Guts & Glory: The American Civil WarThompson, Ben2015UMGIndustrial Age1861-1865North AmericaUnited StatesAmerican Civil WarNFCB
The Boys' WarMurphy, Jim1993UMG
YA
Industrial Age1861-1865North AmericaUnited StatesAmerican Civil WarNFCB
Fields of Fury: The American Civil WarMcPherson, James M.2002UMG
YA
Industrial Age1861-1865North AmericaUnited StatesAmerican Civil WarNFPB
This Republic of SufferingFaust, Drew Gilpin2008A
YA
Industrial Age1861-1865North AmericaUnited StatesAmerican Civil War
Death
NFB
97 Orchard: An Edible History of Five Immigrant Families in One New York TenementZiegelman, Jane2010AIndustrial Age1863-1935North AmericaUnited StatesFoodNFB
Making Our Way Home: The Great Migration and the Black American DreamImani, Blair2020A
YA
Industrial Age1865-1979North AmericaUnited StatesGreat MigrationNFCB
All Different Now: Junteenth, the First Day of FreedomJohnson, Angela2014LEIndustrial Age1865North AmericaUnited StatesAmerican Civil War
Emancipation
NF
OV
PB
You Wouldn't Want to Live in a Wild West TownHicks, Peter2013LE
MG
Industrial Age1866-1879North AmericaUnited StatesWestward ExpansionNFPB
The Story of Marie CurieKatz, Susan B.2020MGIndustrial Age1867-1934Europe
North America
Poland
United States
Chemistry
Women in Science
NFCB
Grigory Rasputin: Holy Man or Mad Monk?Itzkowitz, Norman2008UMG
YA
Industrial Age1869-1916AsiaRussiaRussian HistoryBio
NF
CB
Major ImpossibleHale, Nathan2018MG
UMG
Industrial Age1869North AmericaUnited StatesGrand CanyonBio
NF
GN
The Great FireMurphy, Jim2006UMG
YA
Industrial Age1871North AmericaUnited StatesFiresNFCB
Jane Against the WorldBlumenthal, Karen2020A
YA
Modern Age1873-2018North AmericaFrance
United States
Activism
Reproductive Rights
Bio
NF
B
You Wouldn't Want to Be a Worker on the Statue of LibertyMalam, John2017LE
MG
Industrial Age1875-1886Europe
North America
France
United States
MonumentsNFPB
Lincoln's Grave RobbersSheinkin, Steve2018YAIndustrial Age1875-1876North AmericaUnited StatesAbraham LincolnNFN
Abina and the Important Men: A Graphic HistoryGetz, Trevor R.2016A
YA
Industrial Age1876Gold CoastGhanaSlaveryBio
NF
GN
Women of Steel and Stone: 22 Inspirational Architects, Engineers, and Landscape DesignersLewis, Anna M.2014A
YA
Industrial Age1876-1980North AmericaUnited StatesBuildingBio
NF
B
You Wouldn't Want to be a Victorian SchoolchildMalam, John2014LE
MG
Industrial Age1880-1889EuropeGreat BritainVictorian EraNFPB
You Wouldn't Want to be a Victorian ServantMacDonald, Fiona2016LE
MG
Industrial Age1880-1889EuropeGreat BritainVictorian EraNFPB
Immigrant KidsFreedman, Russell1995MG
UMG
Industrial Age1880-1920North AmericaUnited StatesImmigrationNFPB
Mornings With MonetRosenstock, Barb2021LEIndustrial Age1880EuropeFranceMonetNFPB
Alice Paul and the Fight for Women's RightsKops, Deborah2017UMG
YA
Industrial Age1885-1920North AmericaUnited StatesVoting
Women's Suffrage
Bio
NF
B
King Leopold's Ghost: A Story of Greed, Terror, and Heroism in Colonial AfricaHochschild, Adam1999A
YA
Industrial Age1885-1908AfricaBelgium
Congo
Congo Free State
Leopold II
Bio
NF
N
History Smashers: Women's Right to VoteMessner, Kate2020MG
UMG
Industrial Age1885-1920North AmericaUnited StatesVoting
Women's Suffrage
Bio
NF
B
Ellis Island: An Interactive History AdventureBurgan, Michael2014MGIndustrial Age1892-1954North AmericaUnited StatesImmigrationNFCB
Angel Island: Gateway to Gold MountainFreedman, Russell2016UMG
YA
Industrial Age1892-1940North AmericaChina
United States
Chinese ImmigrationNFB
The Klondike Gold RushShepherd, Donna Walsh1998MG
UMG
Industrial Age1896North AmericaUnited StatesAlaska Gold Rush
Westward Expansion
NFPB
The Professor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English DictionaryWinchester, Simon2005A
YA
Industrial Age1896EuropeGreat BritainOxford English DictionaryNFN
She Takes a Stand: 16 Fearless Activists Who Have Changed the WorldRoss, Michael Elsohn2015A
YA
Modern Age1900-2015North AmericaFrance
United States
ActivismBio
NF
B
Rebel Cinderella: From Rags to Riches to Radical, the Epic Journey of Rose Pastor StokesHochschild, Adam1999A
YA
Industrial Age1903-1933North AmericaUnited StatesJewish Immigration
Rose Pastor Stokes
Bio
NF
N
The Faithful SpyHendrix, John2018A
YA
Modern Age1906-1945EuropeGermanyGerman Occupation
WWII
Bio
NF
GN
The Many Faces of Josephine Baker: Dancer, Singer, Activist, SpyCaravantes, Peggy2015A
YA
Modern Age1906-1975North AmericaFrance
United States
Josephine BakerBio
NF
B
Undefeated: Jim Thorpe and the Carlisle Indian School Football TeamSheinkin, Steve2019YAModern Age1907North AmericaUnited StatesFootballNFB
Wild Swans: Three Daughters of ChinaChang, Jung1991AModern Age1909-1978AsiaChinaCommunist ChinaBio
NF
N
Brave Girl: Clara and the Shirtwaist Makers' Strike of 1909Carson, Mary Kay2013LEModern Age1909North AmericaUnited StatesClara Lemlich
Labor Strike
NFPB
Women Aviators: 26 Stories of Pioneer Flights, Daring Missions, and Record-Setting JourneysGibson, Karen Bush2013A
YA
Modern Age1911-2000North AmericaUnited StatesAviation
Women's Aviation
Bio
NF
B
Flesh and Blood So Cheap: The Triangle Fire and Its LegacyMarrin, Albert2011UMG
YA
Modern Age1911North AmericaUnited StatesFires
Labor Reform
Triangle Shirtwaist Factory
NFCB
You Wouldn't Want to Sail on the TitanicStewart, David2008LE
MG
Modern Age1912EuropeGreat BritainTitanicNFPB
The Titanic: An Interactive History AdventureTemple, Bob2008MGModern Age1912Atlantic OceanGreat BritainTitanicNFCB
Seized by the Sun: The Life and Disappearance of World War II Pilot Gertrude TompkinsAtwood, Kathryn J.2016A
YA
Modern Age1912-1944AsiaVariousWWII
Women's Aviation
Bio
NF
B
TruceMurphy, Jim2009UMGModern Age1914-1918EuropeVariousWWINFCB
PB
The War to End All WarsFreedman, Russell2013UMG
YA
Modern Age1914-1918EuropeVariousWWINFCB
PB
You Wouldn't Want to Be in the Trenches in World War OneWoolf, Professor Alex2007LE
MG
Modern Age1914-1918EuropeGreat BritainWWINFPB
You Wouldn't Want to Be a Polar ExplorerGreen, Jen2017LE
MG
Modern Age1914-1916AntarcticaAntarcticaExplorersNFPB
Treaties, Trenches, Mud, and BloodHale, Nathan2014MG
UMG
Modern Age1914-1918EuropeVariousWWINFGN
At Battle in World War I: An Interactive Battlefield AdventureLassieur, Allison2015MGModern Age1914-1918WorldVariousWWINFCB
Women Heroes of World War I: 16 Remarkable Resisters, Soldiers, Spies, and MedicsAtwood, Karen J.2016A
YA
Modern Age1914-1918EuropeVariousWWIBio
NF
B
To End All Wars: A Story of Loyalty and RebellionHochschild, Adam2012A
YA
Industrial Age1914-1918EuropeVariousWWIBio
NF
N
Where Poppies GrowGranfield, Linda2005UMGModern Age1914-1918WorldVariousWWINFPB
The Sinking of the Lusitania: An Interactive History AdventureOtfinoski, Steven2014MGModern Age1915Atlantic OceanUnited StatesLusitaniaNFCB
The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America's Shining WomenMoore, Kate2017A
YA
Modern Age1917-1938North AmericaUnited StatesToxicologyBio
NF
N
The Radium Girls: Young Readers' Edition: The Scary but True Story of the Poison that Made People Glow in the DarkMoore, Kate2020MG
UMG
Modern Age1917-1938North AmericaUnited StatesToxicologyBio
NF
CB
The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial RussiaFleming, Candace2014UMG
YA
Modern Age1917-1921RussiaRussiaRussian RevolutionNFCB
The Harlem Renaissance: An Interactive History AdventureLassieur, Allison2013MGModern Age1918-1935North AmericaUnited StatesHarlem RenaissanceNFCB
Fever Year: The Killer Flu of 1918Anderson, Laurie Halse2019UMG
YA
Modern Age1918North AmericaUnited StatesInfluenza Epidemic
Plagues
NFGN
Very, Very, Very Dreadful: The Influenza Pandemic of 1918Marrin, Albert2018YAModern Age1918-1919North AmericaUnited StatesInfluenza Epidemic
Plagues
NFB
Fred Korematsu Speaks UpAtkins, Laura
Yogi, Stan
2017MG
UMG
Modern Age1919-2005North AmericaUnited StatesJapanese Internment
WWII
Bio
NF
CB
Bootleg: Murder, Moonshine, and the Lawless Years of ProhibitionBlumenthal, Karen2013UMG
YA
Modern Age1919-1933North AmericaUnited StatesProhibitionNFCB
You Wouldn't Want to Be a Chicago GangsterMatthews, Rupert2007LE
MG
Modern Age1920-1929North AmericaUnited StatesGangstersNFPB
How Women Won the VoteCampbell Bartoletti, Susan2020LE
MG
Modern Age1909North AmericaUnited StatesActivism
Voting
Women's Suffrage
NFPB
Marooned in the Arctic: The True Story of Ada Blackjack, the "Female Robinson Crusoe"Caravantes, Peggy2016A
YA
Modern Age1921-1983North AmericaUnited StatesAda Blackjack
Explorers
Bio
NF
B
The Burning (Young Readers Edition)Beard, Hilary
Madigan, Tim
2021UMG
YA
Modern Age1921North AmericaUnited StatesCivil Rights
Tulsa Race Massacre
NFB
Unspeakable: The Tulsa Race MassacreBoston Weatherford, Carole2021MGModern Age1921North AmericaUnited StatesCivil Rights
Tulsa Race Massacre
NFPB
Joseph Stalin (A Wicked History 20th Century)McCollum, Sean2010UMG
YA
Modern Age1927-1953AsiaRussiaSoviet UnionBio
NF
CB
The Unquiet Ghost: Russians Remember StalinHochschild, Adam2003A
YA
Modern Age1927-1953AsiaRussiaSoviet UnionBio
NF
N
Born to Fly: The First Women's Air Race Across AmericaSheinkin, Steve2019YAModern Age1929North AmericaUnited StatesAviation
Women's Aviation
NFB
A Square Meal: A Culinary History of the Great DepressionCole, Andrew
Ziegelman, Jane
2016AModern Age1929–1939North AmericaUnited StatesFood
Great Depression
NFB
Who Was Martin Luther King, Jr.?Levinson, Cynthia2008MGModern Age1929-1968North AmericaUnited StatesCivil Rights
Martin Luther King, Jr.
NFCB
The Dust Bowl: An Interactive History AdventureLassieur, Allison2016MGModern Age1930–1936North AmericaUnited StatesDust Bowl
Great Depression
NFCB
Children of the Dust BowlStanley, Jerry2016MGModern Age1930–1936North AmericaUnited StatesDust Bowl
Great Depression
NFCB
The Great American Dust BowlBrown, Don2017UMG
YA
Modern Age1930–1936North AmericaUnited StatesDust Bowl
Great Depression
NFGN
Reaching for the MoonAldrin, Buzz2005LE
MG
Modern Age1930-1969North AmericaUnited StatesBuzz Aldrin
Moon Landing
Space
NFPB
You Wouldn't Want to Work on the Hoover DamGraham, Ian2012LE
MG
Modern Age1931-1936North AmericaUnited StatesBuildingNFPB
Flowers in the GutterGaddy, K. R.2020A
YA
Modern Age1932-1945EuropeGermanyWWIINFB
Women Heroes of World War II―the Pacific Theater: 15 Stories of Resistance, Rescue, Sabotage, and SurvivalAtwood, Kathryn J.2016A
YA
Modern Age1932-1945AsiaVariousWWIIBio
NF
B
Adolf Hitler (A Wicked History 20th Century)Price, Sean Stewart2010UMG
YA
Modern Age1933-1945EuropeGermanyNazi GermanyBio
NF
CB
Could You Escape Alcatraz?: An Interactive Survival AdventureBraun, Eric Mark2019MGModern Age1934-1963North AmericaUnited StatesAlcatrazNFCB
Spain in Our Hearts: Americans in the Spanish Civil WarHochschild, Adam2017A
YA
Industrial Age1936–1939EuropeSpain
United States
Spanish Civil WarBio
NF
N
The Last Queen: Elizabeth IIIrving, Clive2021AModern Age1936-2020EuropeGreat BritainElizabeth IIBio
NF
B
Bomb: The Race to Build --and Steal-- the World's Most Dangerous WeaponSheinkin, Steve2018YAModern Age1938North AmericaUnited StatesAtomic Bomb
WWII
NFB
Four Perfect PebblesBlumenthal Lazan, Marion1996UMGModern Age1938-1948EuropeGermany
Holland
HolocaustBio
NF
CB
Atomic Women: The Untold Story of the Scientists Who Helped Create the Nuclear BombMontillo, Roseanne2020A
YA
Modern Age1938-1945North AmericaUnited StatesAtomic Bomb
WWII
NFB
You Wouldn't Want to Be a Secret Agent During World War IIMalam, John2010LE
MG
Modern Age1939-1945EuropeFrance
Great Britain
WWIINFPB
You Wouldn't Want to Be a World War II PilotGraham, Ian2009LE
MG
Modern Age1939-1945EuropeGreat BritainWWIINFPB
World War II: Kids Who Survived Tell Their StoriesNicholson, Dorinda2015UMGModern Age1939-1945WorldVariousWWIIBio
NF
PB
Guts & Glory: World War IIThompson, Ben2017UMGModern Age1939-1945WorldVariousWWIINFCB
No Pretty Pictures: A Child of WarLobel, Anita2008UMG
YA
Modern Age1939-1945EuropePolandHolocaustBio
NF
CB
Upon the Head of the GoatSiegal, Aranka2003UMGModern Age1939-1944EuropeHungaryHolocaustBio
NF
CB
World War II: The Definitive Visual HistoryDK2009A
YA
Modern Age1939-1945WorldVariousWWIINFB
World War II Pilots: An Interactive History AdventureBurgan, Michael2013MGModern Age1939-1945WorldVariousWWIINFCB
World War II Infantrymen: An Interactive History AdventureOtfinoski, Steven2013MGModern Age1939-1945WorldVariousWWIINFCB
World War II Spies: An Interactive History AdventureBurgan, Michael2013MGModern Age1939-1945WorldVariousWWIINFCB
World War II Naval Forces: An Interactive History AdventureRaum, Elizabeth2013MGModern Age1939-1945WorldVariousWWIINFCB
Double Victory: How African American Women Broke Race and Gender Barriers to Help Win World War IIMullenbach, Cheryl2013A
YA
Modern Age1939-1945North AmericaUnited StatesWWIIBio
NF
B
Code Name Pauline: Memoirs of a World War II Special AgentCornioley, Pearl Witherington2015A
YA
Modern Age1939-1945EuropeFrance
Great Britain
WWIIBio
NF
B
Code Girls: The Untold Story of the American Women Code Breakers of World War IIMundy, Liza2018A
YA
Modern Age1939-1945North AmericaUnited StatesCode Breakers
WWII
NFB
Code Girls (Young Readers Edition)Mundy, Liza2019UMG
YA
Modern Age1939-1945North AmericaUnited StatesCode Breakers
WWII
NFB
NightWiesel, Elie1958A
YA
Modern Age1940-1945EuropeRomaniaHolocaustBio
NF
N
The Boys Who Challenged HitlerHoose, Phillip2015A
YA
Modern Age1940-1945EuropeDenmarkGerman Occupation
WWII
NFN
The Attack on Pearl Harbor: An Interactive History AdventureLassieur, Allison2016MGModern Age1941United StatesJapan
United States
WWIINFCB
Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young GirlFrank, Anne1947UMG
YA
Modern Age1942-1945EuropeNetherlandsHolocaustBio
NF
CB
Raid of No ReturnHale, Nathan2019MG
UMG
Modern Age1942North AmericaUnited StatesDoolittle Raid
WWII
NFGN
Farewell to ManzanarHouston, Jeanne Wakatsuki1973A
YA
Modern Age1942-1945North AmericaUnited StatesJapanese Internment
WWII
Bio
NF
OV
B
They Called Us EnemyTakei, George2019A
YA
Modern Age1942-1945North AmericaUnited StatesJapanese Internment
WWII
Bio
GN
NF
OV
GN
The Port Chicago 50Sheinkin, Steve2017YAModern Age1944North AmericaUnited StatesCivil Rights
WWII
NFN
Mare's WarDavis, Tanita S.2009YAModern Age1944North AmericaUnited StatesWWII
Women's Army Corps
NFN
Fallout: Spies, Superbombs, and the Ultimate Cold War ShowdownSheinkin, Steve2021YAModern Age1945-1985North AmericaUnited StatesCold WarNFB
In Harm's Way: The Sinking of the U.S.S. Indianapolis and the Extraordinary Story of Its SurvivorsStanton, Doug2003A
YA
Modern Age1945South PacificJapan
United States
USS Indianapolis
WWII
NFBN
American Empire: The Rise of a Global Power, the Democratic Revolution at Home, 1945-2000Freeman, Joshua2012YAModern Age1945-2000North AmericaUnited StatesAmerican EconomyNFB
Idi Amin (A Wicked History 20th Century)Dougherty, Steve2010UMG
YA
Modern Age1946-2003AfricaUgandaUgandan ArmyBio
NF
CB
DawnWiesel, Elie1960A
YA
Modern Age1946-1948EuropePalestineHolocaust
Post WWII
Bio
NF
N
Kon-Tiki: Across the Pacific in a RaftHeyerdahl, Thor1950YAModern Age1947Pacific OceanUnited StatesOcean TravelNFB
Mao (A Wicked History 20th Century)Price, Sean Stewart2017UMG
YA
Modern Age1949-1976AsiaChinaCommunist China
People's Republic of China
Bio
NF
CB
Cold War CorrespondentHale, Nathan2021MG
UMG
Modern Age1950North AmericaNorth Korea
United States
Korean WarBio
NF
GN
DayWiesel, Elie1961A
YA
Modern Age1950North AmericaUnited StatesHolocaust
Post WWII
Bio
NF
N
The Korean War: An Interactive Modern History AdventureBurgan, Michael2014MGModern Age1950-1953AsiaNorth Korea
South Korea
Korean WarNFCB
Breaking Stalin's NoseYelchin, Eugene2011MGModern Age1950AsiaRussiaSoviet UnionBio
NF
CB
The Civil Rights Movement: An Interactive History AdventureAdamson, Heather2016MGModern Age1954–1968North AmericaUnited StatesCivil RightsNFCB
The Best We Could DoBui, Thi2018A
YA
Modern Age1955-1979Southeast AsiaVietnamVietnam WarBio
NF
GN
The Vietnam War: An Interactive Modern History AdventureBurgan, Michael2014MGModern Age1955-1975AsiaVietnamVietnam WarNFCB
Courageous Women of the Vietnam War: Medics, Journalists, Survivors, and MoreAtwood, Karen J.2018A
YA
Modern Age1955-1975AsiaVietnamVietnam WarBio
NF
B
Boycott Blues: How Rosa Parks Inspired a NationPinkney, Andrea Davis2008LE
MG
Modern Age1955–1956North AmericaUnited StatesCivil RightsNFPB
The Race to the Moon: An Interactive History AdventureLassieur, Allison2014MGModern Age1957–1966North AmericaSoviet Union
United States
SpaceNFCB
Through My EyesBridges, Ruby1999MG
UMG
Modern Age1960-1963North AmericaUnited StatesCivil Rights
Ruby Bridges
Segregation
Bio
NF
PB
The Story of Ruby BridgesColes, Robert1995LEModern Age1960-1961North AmericaUnited StatesCivil Rights
Ruby Bridges
NFPB
The Berlin Wall: An Interactive Modern History AdventureDoeden, Matt2014MGModern Age1961-1989EuropeGermanyBerlin WallNFCB
We've Got a Job: The 1963 Birmingham Children's MarchLevinson, Cynthia2015MG
UMG
Modern Age1963North AmericaUnited StatesCivil RightsNFCB
Women in Space: 23 Stories of First Flights, Scientific Missions, and Gravity-Breaking AdventuresGibson, Karen Bush2014A
YA
Modern Age1963-2012North AmericaUnited StatesSpaceBio
NF
B
I Have a DreamNelson, Kadir2012LE
MG
Modern Age1963North AmericaUnited StatesCivil Rights
Martin Luther King, Jr.
NFPB
Most Dangerous: Daniel Ellsberg and the Secret History of the Vietnam WarSheinkin, Steve2019YAModern Age1964North AmericaUnited StatesVietnam WarNFB
Boots on the GroundPartridge, Elizabeth2018YAModern Age1965-1975Southeast AsiaVietnamVietnam WarNFN
The Voting Rights Act of 1965: An Interactive History AdventureBurgan, Michael2015MGModern Age1965North AmericaUnited StatesCivil Rights
Voting
NFCB
Lillian's Right to VoteWinter, Jonah2015LEModern Age1965North AmericaUnited StatesCivil Rights
Voting
Women's Suffrage
NFPB
Escape from Saigon: How a Vietnam War Orphan Became an American BoyWarren, Andrea2004YAModern Age1966-1995North AmericaUnited States
Vietnam
Orphans
Vietnam War
NFB
El DeafoBell, Cece2014MG
UMG
Modern Age1970North AmericaUnited StatesAmerican Life
Disabilities
B
NF
GN
First They Killed My FatherUng, Loung1999A
YA
Modern Age1975-1979AfricaCambodiaCambodian GenocideBio
NF
B
The Last Days of John LennonPatterson, James2020AModern Age1980North AmericaUnited StatesJohn Lennon
Music
Bio
NF
N
Nine Parts of Desire: The Hidden World of Islamic WomenBrooks, Geraldine1994A
YA
Modern Age1980-1994Middle EastVariousWomen in IslamNFB
Nothing to Envy: Ordinary Lives in North KoreaDemick, Barbara2009A
YA
Modern Age1993-2008AsiaNorth KoreaEscaping North KoreaBio
NF
B
We Wish to Inform You That Tomorrow We Will be Killed With Our FamiliesGourevitch, Philip1999A
YA
Modern Age1994AfricaRwandaRwandan GenocideNFB
Every Falling StarLee, Sungju
McClelland, Susan Elizabeth
2016A
YA
Modern Age1994-2011AsiaNorth KoreaEscaping North KoreaBio
NF
N
Machete Season: The Killers in Rwanda SpeakHatzfeld, Jean2006AModern Age1994AfricaRwandaRwandan GenocideNFB
Life Laid Bare: The Survivors in Rwanda SpeakHatzfeld, Jean2007AModern Age1994AfricaRwandaRwandan GenocideNFB
When Stars Are ScatteredJamieson, Victoria
Mohamed, Omar
2020UMGModern Age1996-2011AfricaKenya
Somalia
Kenyan Refugee Camp
Somalian Civil War
Bio
NF
OV
GN
Africa Is Not a CountryKnight, Margy Burns2002LEModern Age2000AfricaVariousAfrican ContinentNFPB
War in Afghanistan: An Interactive Modern History AdventureHoena, Blake2014MGModern Age2001-2014Middle EastAfghanistan
United States
War in AfghanistanNFCB
The Antelope's Strategy: Living in Rwanda After the GenocideHatzfeld, Jean2010AModern Age2003AfricaRwandaRwandan GenocideNFB
Hurricane Katrina: An Interactive Modern History AdventureHoena, Blake2014MGModern Age2005North AmericaUnited StatesHurricanes
Natural Disasters
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Malala’s Magic PencilYousafzai, Malala2018LEModern Age2007Middle EastPakistanEducation
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NFPB
Beyond Bullets: A Photo Journal of AfghanistanGerszak, Rafal2011MGModern Age2008-2010Middle EastAfghanistan
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I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up For Education And Was Shot By The TalibanYousafzai, Malala2015YAModern Age2012Middle EastPakistanEducation
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I Am Malala: How One Girl Stood Up for Education and Changed the WorldYousafzai, Malala2016MGModern Age2012Middle EastPakistanEducation
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Malala: My Story of Standing Up for Girls' RightsYousafzai, Malala2018LEModern Age2012Middle EastPakistanEducation
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Mission to Pluto: The First Visit to an Ice Dwarf and the Kuiper BeltCarson, Mary Kay2020MGModern Age2015North AmericaUnited StatesPluto
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List of abbreviations:
Reading Age Genre Format
LE = lower elementary
MG = middle grade (8-12 yrs.)
UMG = upper-middle grade (11-14 yrs.)
YA = young adult (14+)
A = adult (18+)
NF - non fiction
F = fiction
Bio = biography
HF = historical fantasy
AH = alternate history
OV - own voices
M = mythology
S = spine book
PB = picture book
GN = graphic novel
ER = early reader
CB = chapter book
B = book (NF)
N = novel