In the “Time Twisters” series, Steve Sheinkin has fun with a discipline he usually takes seriously, starting with Abraham Lincoln.
A series of charmingly old-fashioned chapter books set in the early 20th century features Newbery protagonist Calpurnia Tate.
An alternate version of English history drives Queen of the Sea, a lively graphic novel of political intrigue and warm personal relationships.
The New York City draft riots of 1863 form a dramatic background to this engaging tale of two young Irish immigrants.
A middle grades novel packed with life in ancient Egypt and an orphan’s adventure among the tombs of the dead.
A disgruntled boy gifted with “time sight” discovers a way back into his own family’s history.
Anachronistic values mar this otherwise compelling account of the short career of Joan of Arc.
Lovely War is a satisfying romance that will leave readers with much to think about.