Atheneum

Kat, Incorrigible

By Stephanie Burgis - Published 2010Published 2011

Genres:

Children/Young AdultFantasy

In 1803 England, mischievous twelve-year-old Kat must deal with her stern stepmother and disapproving elder sisters who constantly criticize her inquisitiveness and recklessness. Threatened ...Read Review

Deadly: How Do You Catch an Invisible Killer?

By Julie Chibbaro - Published 2011

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

How much do you know about Typhoid Mary? Like many of us, you may believe the myth that Mary went around in New ...Read Review

A Million Shades of Gray

By Cynthia Kadohata - Published 2010

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Thirteen-year-old Y’Tin is interested in one thing: elephants. His goal is to be his village’s youngest elephant handler and to someday ...Read Review

Mercury

By Hope Larson - Published 2010

Genres:

Children/Young AdultFantasyTime-slip

Hope Larson is already a veteran at producing graphic novels. Her 2008 title, Chiggers, won the Eisner Award for Special Recognition. In this book, ...Read Review

Hazel

By Julie Hearn - Published 2007Published 2010

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

In 1913, thirteen-year-old Hazel Mull-Dare has a comfortable, yet unconventional life in London with a mother who is obsessed with dogs and a father ...Read Review

Ivy

By Julie Hearn - Published 2006Published 2008

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Lizzie Siddel may be known as the famous muse of Dante Rossetti, but it is clear that she has also served as author ...Read Review

The Traitors’ Gate

By Avi - Published 2007

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Charles Dickens is alive and well. Well, sort of; at least his spirit lives on in bestselling author Avi’s latest book, The ...Read Review

Miss Spitfire: Reaching Helen Keller

By Sarah Miller - Published 2007

Genres:

Biographical FictionChildren/Young Adult

“But words, Mrs. Keller, words bridge the gaps between two minds. Words are a miracle.” Comforting Helen Keller’s mother, Anne Sullivan reveals ...Read Review

Hush

By Donna Jo Napoli - Published 2007

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Hush: An Irish Princess Tale is the next title in Donna Jo Napoli’s growing list of young adult retellings. Many of her ...Read Review

At Ellis Island: A History In Many Voices

By Louise Peacock - By Walter Lyon Krudop (illus.) - Published 2007

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

This is a wonderful picture book to add to a collection of immigration tales. Louise Peacock has done a marvelous job weaving snippets ...Read Review