Children/Young Adult

New Found Land : Lewis and Clark’s Voyage of Discovery

By Allan Wolf - Published 2004

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

This fictional account of the Lewis and Clark Expedition is told in multiple voices in a straightforward and entertaining lyrical form. Fourteen characters ...Read Review

Grape Thief

By Kristine L. Franklin - Published 2003

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

It is 1925 in the small town of Roslyn, Washington, and the Grape Train has come to town for its annual visit. We meet ...Read Review

Girl in a Cage

By Jane Yolen - By Robert J. Harris - Published 2002

Genres:

Biographical FictionChildren/Young Adult

Set in the early 14th century, Girl in a Cage gives readers a glimpse of Scotland’s struggle for independence from England and ...Read Review

I Walk in Dread: The Diary of Deliverance Trembley, Witness to the Salem Witch Trials

By Lisa Rowe Fraustino - Published 2004

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

This young adult novel joins the many others in the Dear America series of fictional diaries set at pivotal points in US history. ...Read Review

Prince Across the Water

By Jane Yolen - By Robert J. Harris - Published 2004

Genres:

Children/Young AdultMilitary

In August 1745, Bonnie Prince Charlie lands in Scotland to regain the British throne for his father. Parliament had ousted his grandfather, James II, ...Read Review

Hear My Sorrow: The Diary of Angela Denoto, a Shirtwaist Worker

By Deborah Hopkinson - Published 2004

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Written in diary form, this young adult novel has the immediacy of first person, present tense. Its day-to-day focus doesn’t anticipate events ...Read Review

Voices of the Trojan War

By Kate Hovey - Published 2005

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

As in previous books (Ancient Voices and Arachne Speaks), mask-maker and poet Kate Hovey draws from the myths of classical antiquity, this time ...Read Review

Mable Riley: A Reliable Record of Humdrum Peril and Romance

By Marthe Jocelyn - Published 2004

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Mable Riley and her sister Viola have travelled from home so that Viola can help support the family with her first teaching job ...Read Review

No Girls Allowed

By Alan N. Kay - Published 2004

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

In the fifth book of the Young Heroes of History series, set during the American Civil War, two strong-willed Northern girls find a ...Read Review

The Alchemist’s Daughter

By Eileen Kernaghan - Published 2004

Genres:

Children/Young AdultFantasy

Sidonie Quince, a teenager in 1587 England, lives with her father, alchemist Simon Quince, in Charing Cross. She has inherited from her late mother ...Read Review