Meg Wiviott

The Fountains of Silence

By Ruta Sepetys - Published 2019

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Spain’s brutal Civil War between Republican democracy and Francisco Franco’s fascist dictatorship lasted from 1936-1939 and was a precursor to World ...Read Review

Allies

By Alan Gratz - Published 2019

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Sixteen-year-old Dee Carpenter lands on Omaha Beach in the chaos of the first landings in Normandy and is immediately confronted with the violence ...Read Review

The Good Luck Girls

By Charlotte Nicole Davis - Published 2019

Genres:

Children/Young AdultHistorical FantasyWestern

On her Lucky Night (induction into prostitution), sixteen-year-old Clementine accidentally kills the brutal “brag” she is forced to entertain. Her sister, Aster, knows ...Read Review

Tidelands

By Philippa Gregory - Published 2019

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Danger fills England in 1648. King Charles I has been dethroned and is held captive by followers of Oliver Cromwell. Puritan Christians scour the ...Read Review

Rocket Man: The Mercury Adventure of John Glenn

By Ruth Ashby - Published 2019

Genres:

Biographical FictionChildren/Young Adult

In 1961, the Soviet Union was winning the Space Race; having sent a man into orbit before the US had even sent a man ...Read Review

Witness (Scholastic Gold)

By Karen Hesse - Published 2019

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Set in 1924 while the Klu Klux Klan insinuates itself into several Vermont communities, Witness tells the story of one small town’s internal ...Read Review

Captain Rosalie

By Timothee de Fombelle - Published 2019

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Five-year-old Rosalie lives in a French village with her mother, who has had to work in a nearby factory since her father went ...Read Review

Resistance Women: A Novel

By Jennifer Chiaverini - Published 2019

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Beginning in 1929, Resistance Women follows the life of Mildred Fish Harnack, an American literary scholar married to the brilliant German economist Arvid Harnack, ...Read Review

Spy Runner

By Eugene Yelchin - Published 2019

Genres:

Children/Young AdultThriller

Twelve-year-old Jake McCauley is convinced the boarder his mother has taken in is a Russian spy. Mr. Shubin is Russian, after all, and ...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