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.
Someday We Will Fly explores a little-known chapter of the Holocaust: the Jewish refuge of Shanghai.
Jack and Praiseworthy must use their wits and resourcefulness if they are to strike it rich in California’s goldfields in this funny middle grades novel.
Holling C Holling comes to appreciate more than Shakespeare in this humorous historical fiction middle school novel. Starred review!