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Book of the Week Archives

Historical Fiction From All Catalogued Years
The Storyteller’s Candle by Lucia Gonzalez (7/14/2008)
The Seer of Shadows Avi (11/17/2008)
The Boy Who Dared by Susan Campbell Bartoletti (5/19/2008)
Emperors of the Ice: A True Story of Disaster and Survival in the Antarctic, 1910-13 by Richard Farr (1/9/2009)
Harlem Summer by Walter Dean Myers (5/7/2007)
Jackie's Bat by Marybeth Lorbiecki (7/3/2006)
Yellow Star by Jennifer Roy (7/10/2006)
The Secret of the Rose by Sarah L. Thomson (6/26/2006)
The Book Thief by Markus Zusak (6/5/2006)
The Convicts by Iain Lawrence (9/5/2005)
Shackleton's Stowaway by Victoria McKernan (7/4/2005)
Miss Spitfire: Reaching Helen Keller by Sarah Miller (7/23/2007)
Apples to Oregon: Being the (Slightly) True Narrative of How a Brave Pioneer Father Brought Apples, Peaches, Pears, Plums, Grapes, and Cherries (and Children) Across the Plains by Deborah Hopkinson (11/15/2004)
Blueberries for the Queen by John Paterson and Katherine Paterson (12/6/2004)
The Firekeeper's Son by Linda Sue Park (9/27/2004)
Going North by Janice N. Harrington (1/10/2005)
Sweet Music in Harlem by Debbie A. Taylor (2/7/2005)
Al Capone Does My Shirts by Gennifer Choldenko (11/1/2004)
Kira-Kira by Cynthia Kadohata (2/14/2005)
Sky by Pamela Porter (10/18/2004)
The Fire-Eaters by David Almond (9/6/2004)
Sammy & Juliana in Hollywood by Benjamin Alire Sáenz (1/24/2005)
A Northern Light by Jennifer Donnelly (8/4/2003)
Mary Ann Alice by Brian Doyle (3/4/2002)
When My Name Was Keoko: A Novel of Korea in World War II by Linda Sue Park (5/27/2002)
Thursday's Child by Sonya Hartnett (7/15/2002)
When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead (6/12/2009)
Flygirl by Sherri L. Smith (4/10/2009)
The Race of the Birkebeiners by Lise Lunge-Larsen (12/24/2001)
Goin' Someplace Special by Patricia C. McKissack (2/11/2002)
Brooklyn, Bugsy, and Me by Lynea Bowdish (7/3/2000)
Skullduggery by Kathleen Karr (4/3/2000)
Walking to the Bus-Rider Blues by Harriette Gillem-Robinet (10/9/2000)
At the Sign of the Star by Katherine Sturtevant (2/5/2001)
A Single Shard by Linda Sue Park (8/13/2001)
Esperanza Rising by Pam Munoz Ryan (10/23/2000)
The House of Wisdom by Florence Parry Heide and Judith Heide Gilliland (2/14/2000)
True Heart by Marissa Moss (3/22/1999)
The Land by Mildred D. Taylor (2/4/2002)
The Birchbark House by Louise Erdrich (4/5/1999)
Theo by Barbara Harrison (2/21/2000)
Journey to Ellis Island: How My Father Came to America by Carol Bierman (2/22/1999)
The Wreckers by Iain Lawrence (11/16/1998)
Riding Freedom by Pam Muñoz Ryan (6/8/1998)
Mary on Horseback: Three Mountain Stories by Rosemary Wells (11/2/1998)
Ma Dear's Aprons by Patricia C. McKissack (5/26/1997)
Uncle Ronald by Brian Doyle (3/2/1998)
Lily's Crossing by Patricia Reilly Giff (8/25/1997)
Out of the Dust by Karen Hesse (10/27/1997)
What Zeesie Saw on Delancy Street by Elsa Okon Rael (3/10/1997)
A Time of Miracles by Anne-Laure Bondoux (2/14/2011)
The Humblebee Hunter: Inspired by the Life & Experiments of Charles Darwin and His Children by Deborah Hopkinson (4/12/2010)
One Crazy Summer by Rita Williams-Garcia (2/22/2010)
Ruth and the Green Book by Calvin Alexander Ramsey and Gwen Strauss (1/24/2011)
Between Shades of Gray by Ruta Sepetys (6/20/2011)
Sylvia & Aki by Winifred Conkling (10/10/2011)
The Watch That Ends the Night: Voices from the Titanic by Allan Wolf (12/12/2011)
The Apothecary by Maile Meloy (1/16/2012)
The Mighty Miss Malone by Christopher Paul Curtis (3/12/2012)
Year of the Jungle by Suzanne Collins (11/25/2013)
Maggot Moon by Sally Gardner (5/20/2013)
Still Star-Crossed by Melinda Taub (8/12/2013)
One Came Home by Amy Timberlake (4/14/2013)
P.S. Be Eleven by Rita Williams-Garcia (12/9/2013)
Mister Orange by Truus Matti (9/23/2013)
Silver People: Voices from the Panama Canal by Margarita Engle (8/25/2014)
Anna and the Swallow Man by Gavriel Savit (3/7/2016)
Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys (4/4/2016)
The Quickest Kid in Clarksville by Pat Zietlow Miller (5/16/2016)
Hiawatha and the Peacemaker by Robbie Robertson (2/1/2016)
Gone Crazy in Alabama by Rita Williams-Garcia (2/23/2015)
Outrun the Moon by Stacey Lee (8/1/2016)



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