The Downstairs Girl explores the social mores and prejudices of late-19th-century Atlanta through the eyes of a resourceful and gifted Chinese teen.
This engaging historical novel reflects on the plight of Unsung Heroes—black service men in the years immediately following World War II.
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.