Book Lists for Kids
Historical Fiction

Series Books
American Girls
Anne Of Green Gables series, by L.M. Montgomery     J Montgomery
Days of Laura Ingalls Wilder, by T.L Tedrow     J Tedrow
Dear America
Jason’s Gold & Down the Yukon, by Will Hobbs     J Hobbs
Little House series
My America
My Name is America
The Orphan Train Quartet, by Joan Lowery Nixon
Pioneer Daughters
The Royal Diaries
Sarah, Plain and Tall series, by Patricia MacLachlan     J MacLachlan

Juvenile Fiction Books
1600-1700
At the Sign of the Star, by Katherine Sturtevant     J Sturtevant
Nell of Brandford Hall, by William Wise     J Wise
The Shakespeare’s Scribe, by Gary Blackwood     J Blackwood
The Shakespeare Stealer, by Gary Blackwood     J Blackwood
The Witch of Blackbird Pond, by Elizabeth George Speare     J Speare
1700-1800
Adventure of the Wilderness Road, 1775, by Laurie Lawlor     J Lawlor
The Arrow Over the Door, by Joseph Bruchac     J Bruchac
Dear Ellen Bee
The Fighting War, by Avi     J Avi
The Hollow Tree, by Janet Lunn     J Lunn
Johnny Tremain, by Esther Forbes     J Forbes
Katie’s Trunk, by Anne Turner     J Blue Dot Turner
My Brother Sam is Dead, by James Lincoln Collier     J Collier
Redcoats and Petticoats, by Katherine Kirkpatrick     J Kirkpatrick
Samuel’s Choice, by Richard J. Berleth     J Berleth
Saratoga Secret, by Betsy Sterman     J Sterman
The Sign of the Beaver, by Elizabeth George Speare     J Speare
Soon Be Free, by Lois Ruby     J Ruby
Steal Away Home, by Lois Ruby     J Ruby
Stowaway, by Karen Hesse     J Hesse
1800-1900
Abigail’s Drum, by John Minahan     J Minahan
All Their Names Were Courage, by Sharon Denslow      J Denslow
Anna Sunday, by Sally Keehn     J Keehn
The Battle for St. Michaels, by Emily Arnold McCully     J Blue Dot McCully
The Captain’s Dog: My Journey with the Lewis and Clark Tribe, by Roland Smith      J                      Smith
Crossing the Panther’s Path, by Elizabeth Alder     J Alder
Flying Free, by Sharon Wyeth     J Wyeth
The Gate in the Wall, by Ellen Howard     J Howard
A Gathering of Days: A New England Girl’s Journal, by Joan W. Blos     J Blos
Hear the Wind Blow, by Mary Downing Hahn
The Last Silk Dress, by Ann Rinaldi     J Rinaldi
Little House by Boston Bay, by Melissa Wiley     J Wiley
Longwalker’s Journey: A Novel of the Choctaw Trail of Tears, by Beatrice O’Harrell    J Harrell
Nothing Here But Trees, by Jean VanLeeuwen     JE VanLeeuwen
On Tide Mill Lane by Melisa Wiley     J Wiley
Sacajawea: the Story of Bird Women and the Lewis and Clark Expedition, by Joseph Bruchac     J Bruchac
The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle, by Avi     J Avi
The Star-Spangled Secret, by K.M. Kimball     JFM Kimball
1900-
Bud, not Buddy, by Christopher Paul Curtis     J Curtis
Buffalo Gal, by Bill Wallace     J Bill Wallace
The Night Flyers, by Elizabeth McDavid Jones     JFM Jones
The Watson Go To Birmingham, by Christopher Paul Curtis     J Curtis

Picture Books
Nothing Here But Trees, by Jean VanLeeuwen     JE VanLeeuwen
You Forgot Your Skirt Amelia Bloomer: A Very Improper Story, by Shana Corey     J Corey

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