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The Storm Before Atlanta

By Karen Schwabach - Published 2010

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

It’s 1863, and young Jeremy DeGroot desperately wants to have his share of the glories of war. Dulcie is a runaway slave hoping ...Read Review

The Madman of Venice

By Sophie Masson - Published 2010

Genres:

Children/Young AdultMystery/Crime

Ned Fletcher is excited to learn that his employer, London merchant Matthew Ashby, will set out for Venice in the spring of 1602 to ...Read Review

Lady Macbeth’s Daughter

By Lisa Klein - Published 2009

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

In her third historical for teens, Lisa Klein offers a new take on Macbeth’s bloody rise to power through the alternating narratives ...Read Review

The Stolen One

By Suzanne Crowley - Published 2009

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Sixteen-year-old orphan Katherine Bab, bold in appearance and manner, knows she is meant for more than a rustic country life. Marriage to a ...Read Review

Stepping on the Cracks

By Mary Downing Hahn - Published 1991Published 2009

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

In a small Maryland town in 1944, the specter of world war shadows everyone’s lives. Eleven-year-old Margaret is eager for news of Allied ...Read Review

The Devil’s Paintbox

By Victoria McKernan - Published 2009

Genres:

Children/Young AdultWestern

Orphaned and starving, sixteen-year-old Aiden Lynch and his younger sister Maddy struggle to survive on their family’s dried up Kansas farm. In ...Read Review

Babylonne

By Catherine Jinks - Published 2008

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Sixteen-year-old Babylonne, an orphan reared to the Cathar faith in the Languedoc region of 13th-century France, suffers abuse and humiliation in the home ...Read Review

The Revolution of Sabine

By Beth Levine Ain - Published 2008

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Sabine Durand, an aristocratic sixteen-year-old living in 18th-century Paris, is growing weary of her mother’s fixation on society and entertaining. Obsessed with ...Read Review

The Dragonfly Pool

By Eva Ibbotson - Published 2008

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Eleven-year-old Tally Hamilton loves her simple life in London with her physician father and doting aunts. But when a second world war seems ...Read Review

A Difficult Boy

By M. P. Barker - Published 2008

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

In 1843, nine-year-old Ethan is indentured to Mr. Lyman, a wealthy Massachusetts shopkeeper. Ethan must work with Daniel, an older Irish boy who at ...Read Review