Historical Fiction


American Girl series

Fever 1793 by Laurie Halse Anderson

Crispin: the Cross of Lead by Avi

Don’t You Know There’s a War On? by Avi

The Shakespeare Stealer by Gary Blackwood

Hank’s Story by Jane Buchanan

SOS Titanic by Eve Bunting

Will at the Battle of Gettysburg by Laurie Chalkoven

Al Capone Does My Shirts by Gennifer Choldenko

Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes by Eleanor Coerr

Bud, Not Buddy by Christopher Paul Curtis

The Watsons go to Birmingham by Christopher Paul Curtis

The Midwife’s Apprentice by Karen Cushman

Catherine, Called Birdy by Karen Cushman

Dear America series

Nowhere to Call Home by Cynthia DeFelice

The Apprenticeship of Lucas Whitaker by Cynthia DeFelice

Stone Fox by John Reynolds Gardiner

R my name is Rachel by Patricia Reilly Giff

Factory Girl by Barbara Greenwood

Uprising by Margaret Peterson Haddix

Blown Away by Joan Hiatt Harlow

Racing to Freedom trilogy by Alison Hart

Out of the Dust by Karen Hesse

Stowaway by Karen Hesse

Penny From Heaven by Jennifer Holm

Cracker: the Best Dog in Vietnam by Cynthia Kadohata

Kira-Kira by Cynthia Kadohata

The Last Girls of Pompeii by Kathryn Lasky

Number the Stars by Lois Lowry

1609: Winter of the Dead by Elizabeth Massie

A Boy at War: a Novel of Pearl Harbor by Harry Mazer

A Friendship for Today by Patricia McKissack

My America series

The Orphan Train Children series by Joan Lowry Nixon

Magic Tree House series by Mary Pope Osborne

Archer’s Quest by Linda Sue Park

A Single Shard by Linda Sue Park

Soldier’s Heart by Gary Paulsen

On the Wings of Heroes by Richard Peck

A Year Down Yonder by Richard Peck

Where the Red Fern Grows by Wilson Rawls

Amelia’s War by Ann Rinaldi

Leigh Ann’s Civil War: a Novel by Ann Rinaldi

Yellow Star by Jennifer Roy

The Royal Diaries series

Riding Freedom by Pam Munoz Ryan

Under the Blood-Red Sun by Graham Salisbury

Heidi by Johanna Spyri

Time Warp Trio series

Lincoln and His Boys by Rosemary Wells

Homeless Bird by Gloria Whelan

Little House on the Prairie series by Laura Ingalls Wilder

Mr. Lincoln’s Drummer by G. Clifton Wisler

The Orphan of Ellis Island: a Time Travel Adventure by Elvira Woodruff

The Ravenmaster’s Secret: Escape From the Tower of London by Elvira Woodruff

Show Way by Jacqueline Woodson

Hiroshima by Laurence Yep