Children/Young Adult

Spies: Ireland’s War of Independence.

By Brian Gallagher - Published 2018

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

September 1920, Ireland. Spies tells the story of the War of Independence through the eyes of three children who are thrown together despite their ...Read Review

Night Train, Night Train

By Robert Burleigh - Published 2018

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

A young boy takes the Dreyfus Hudson locomotive, the night train, in the 1930s or 40s. Sometime during the night the boy falls ...Read Review

Our Castle by the Sea

By Lucy Strange (author) - Published 2019

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Lucy Strange’s second book takes place on the Kent coast during the first months of the Second World War. Petra and her ...Read Review

Escaping From Houdini (Stalking Jack the Ripper)

By Kerri Maniscalco - Published 2018

Genres:

Children/Young AdultMystery/Crime

Audrey Rose Wadsworth is at it again. Born to a life of privilege as the daughter of a lord, Wadsworth eschews the social ...Read Review

I Survived the Attack of the Grizzlies, 1967 (I Survived #17)

By Lauren Tarshis - Published 2018

Genres:

AdventureChildren/Young Adult

This book is a part of the very popular series, I Survived, written for upper elementary students. Each book transports the reader to ...Read Review

The Spy with the Red Balloon (The Balloonmakers)

By Katherine Locke - Published 2018

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Ilse and Wolf Klein have a secret: their blood is magical. They are accustomed to keeping secrets, which makes it slightly easier for ...Read Review

America’s Forgotten Founding Father: A Novel Based on the Life of Filippo Mazzei

By Rosanne Welch - Published 2018

Genres:

Biographical FictionChildren/Young Adult

“I have never wished anyone to ask, ‘Why is Mazzei here?’ but rather, ‘Why is Mazzei not here?’” The quote attributed to Filippo ...Read Review

Inventing Victoria

By Tonya Bolden - Published 2019

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Essie’s life with her mother and “aunties” in the saltbox house on Minis Street is tough, with “uncles” coming and going at ...Read Review

The Boy Who Dared

By Susan Campbell Bartoletti - Published 2018

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Based on a true story, this telling reimagines the life of a young boy who grew up in 1930s Germany, was part of ...Read Review

Poet: The Remarkable Story of George Moses Horton

By Don Tate - Published 2018

Genres:

Biographical FictionChildren/Young Adult

Winner of the Ezra Jack Keats Award and others, Poet is the story of an enslaved man, George Moses Horton, who labored on ...Read Review

1 2 3 172