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The Untold History of the United States, Volume 1

by Peter Kuznick, Oliver Stone & Susan Campbell Bartoletti Atheneum Books for Young Readers (December 09, 2014)

The truth about America is revealed in this first of four volumes of the young readers' edition of The Untold History of the United States, from Academy Award-winning director Oliver Stone and Peter Kuznick,...


U.S. Presidents

by Ken Jennings & Mike Lowery Little Simon (May 06, 2014)

Become a presidential pro with this interactive trivia book from Jeopardy! champ and New York Times bestselling author Ken Jennings.

With this book about U.S. Presidents, you'll become an expert and wow your...


I Wish I Knew That: U.S. Presidents

by Editors of Reader's Digest Reader's Digest (February 14, 2012)

Here is a look at the fascinating profiles of each of the 43 presidents, including the names of their pets! Sidebars are filled with fun and unusual information about our leaders-such as who appears on stamps...


Cities of Gold: A Journey Across the American Southwest

by Douglas Preston & Walter W. Nelson 212 Books (March 04, 2014)

This new ebook edition of Cities of Gold includes for very first time over 100 never-before-published photographs taken during the author’s epic, thousand mile horseback journey across Arizona and New Mexico....


Jesse James

by Adam Woog Sky Pony (January 07, 2014)

Notorious for his widely publicized bank and train robberies, Jesse James will forever be known as the American outlaw and gang leader. James began his infamous career during the Civil War, as part of a group...


Crazy Horse

by Jon Sterngass Sky Pony (January 07, 2014)

The true life of Crazy Horse is plagued with questions. He did not leave any letters or diaries nor are there any records of speeches he made. Most notably, it is still unclear whether his death was an accident...


Cesar Chavez

by Gary Soto & Lori Lohstoeter Aladdin (June 25, 2008)

¡Viva la causa!

¡Viva César Chávez!

Up and down the San Joaquin Valley of California, and across the country, people chanted these words. Cesar Chavez, a migrant worker himself, was helping Mexican Americans...


Our Kansas Home

by Deborah Hopkinson & Patrick Faricy Aladdin (June 30, 2008)

Danger Close To Home

Papa is in danger for helping to rescue a free-state settler who was unjustly arrested by Kansas's proslavery sheriff. He has gone into hiding, and Momma and the Keller children are alone...


Gettysburg

by Iain C. Martin Sky Pony (September 10, 2013)

In the summer of 1863, General Robert E. Lee and the Army of Northern Virginia advanced into Pennsylvania in a daring offensive to win the Civil War in a single campaign. They met the Union Army at a quiet crossroads...


The True Story Behind Lincoln's Gettysburg Address

by Jennifer Armstrong & Albert Lorenz Aladdin (September 03, 2013)

Four score and seven years ago...

So begins one of the most important speeches in the history of the United States -- Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address. Given on a cold November day, it wasn't much of a...


What Kind of War Was It, Anyhow?

by Nancy Ekberg NewSouth Books (February 01, 2002)

In the summer of 1862, Jeremy, a Southern boy, becomes aware that a war is going on. But what kind of war was it? He begins his investigation by asking the people around him. His father explains to him that...


Meet Me in St. Louis: The 1904 St. Louis World's Fair

by Robert Jackson HarperCollins (November 30, 2010)

You are holding a ticket to one of the largest and most magnificent celebrations of all time -- the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair!

For seven months nearly twenty million visitors from around the globe flooded the...


Six Days in October: The Stock Market Crash of 1929; A Wall Street Jour

by Karen Blumenthal Atheneum Books for Young Readers (February 12, 2013)

Over six terrifying, desperate days in October 1929, the fabulous fortune that Americans had built in stocks plunged with a fervor never seen before. At first, the drop seemed like a mistake, a mere glitch in...


Lincoln: How Abraham Lincoln Ended Slavery in America

by Harold Holzer Newmarket for It Books (December 11, 2012)

A new book—and companion to the Steven Spielberg film—tracing how Abraham Lincoln came to view slavery . . . and came to end it.

Steven Spielberg focused his movie Lincoln on the sixteenth president's tumultuous...


Fighting for the Forest

by P. O’Connell Pearson Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers (October 08, 2019)

In an inspiring middle grade nonfiction work, P. O’Connell Pearson tells the story of the Civilian Conservation Corps--one of Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s New Deal projects that helped save a generation of...


The Civil Rights Movement

by Nancy Ohlin & Roger Simó little bee books (January 28, 2020)

Get ready to blast back to the past and learn all about the Civil Rights Movement!

When people think about the Civil Rights Movement, things like segregation and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream"...


The Statue of Liberty

by Nancy Ohlin & Roger Simó little bee books (January 28, 2020)

Get ready to blast back to the past and learn all about the Statue of Liberty!

When people think about the Statue of Liberty, that iconic statue will surely come to mind. But why do we have that statue, and who...


American Moonshot Young Readers' Edition

by Douglas Brinkley & Stephen Graybill HarperCollins (April 02, 2019)

In anticipation of the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing, New York Times bestselling author and historian Douglas Brinkley delivers a young readers' edition of a story rooted in heroism, bravery, and...


Harriet Tubman

by Ann Petry, Robin Miles & Jason Reynolds HarperCollins (September 04, 2018)

This quintessential middle grade biography of Harriet Tubman now features a foreword written and read by National Book Award finalist Jason Reynolds and additional new material.

Harriet Tubman: Conductor on...


Three Days in Moscow Young Readers' Edition

by Bret Baier, Catherine Whitney & Danny Campbell HarperCollins (May 15, 2018)

A gripping historical account of President Ronald Reagan's battle to end the Cold War, adapted for young readers from the book by #1 bestselling author and Fox News Channel anchor Bret Baier

On May 31, 1988,...


Never Caught, the Story of Ona Judge

by Erica Armstrong Dunbar, Kathleen Van Cleve & Robin Eller Simon & Schuster Audio (January 08, 2019)

“A brilliant work of US history.” --School Library Journal (starred review)

“Gripping.” --BCCB (starred review)

“Accessible…Necessary.” --Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

A School Library Journal...


The Great Fire

by Jim Murphy & Taylor Mali Blackstone Publishing (November 01, 2011)

The Great Fire of 1871 was one of the most colossal disasters in American history--with damage so profound that few people believed the city of Chicago could ever rise again. By weaving personal accounts of...


The United States in the Cold War

The United States in World War II

The Witchcraft of Salem Village

by Shirley Jackson & Gabrielle de Cuir Skyboat Media (October 14, 2014)

A detailed account of one of the strangest and most shocking episodes inAmerican history, written by the author of "TheLottery"

Stories of magic,superstition, and witchcraft were strictly forbidden in the little...


This Country of Ours, Part 5

by Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall, David Thorn & Bobbie Frohman Alcazar AudioWorks (February 20, 2014)

This series, in seven parts, tells the story of America from the earliest founding through the days of Woodrow Wilson and World War I. In Part 5, you'll hear stories of the French in America.

Stories include:...


This Country of Ours, Part 3

by Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall, Bobbie Frohman, David Thorn & Laurellee Westaway Alcazar AudioWorks (February 20, 2014)

This series, in seven parts, tells the story of America from the earliest founding through the days of Woodrow Wilson and World War I. In Part 3, you'll hear stories of the settlement of the New England Colonies....


This Country of Ours, Part 1

by Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall, David Thorn & Bobbie Frohman Alcazar AudioWorks (February 20, 2014)

This series, in seven parts, tells the story of America from the earliest founding through the days of Woodrow Wilson and World War I. In Part 1, you'll hear stories of the exciting adventures of the explorers...


This Country of Ours, Part 7

by Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall, David Thorn & Bobbie Frohman Alcazar AudioWorks (February 20, 2014)

This series, in seven parts, tells the story of America from the earliest founding through the days of Woodrow Wilson World War I. Part 7 continues the series with the development of the United States under...


This Country of Ours

by Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall, Bobbie Frohman, David Thorn & Laurellee Westaway Alcazar AudioWorks (February 20, 2014)

This series, in seven parts, tells the story of America from the earliest founding through the days of Woodrow Wilson and World War I. The seven main topics include:Stories of Explorers and PioneersStories of...


This Country of Ours, Part 2

by Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall, Bobbie Frohman, David Thorn & Laurellee Westaway Alcazar AudioWorks (February 20, 2014)

This series, in seven parts, tells the story of America from the earliest founding through the days of Woodrow Wilson and World War I. In Part 2, you'll hear stories of the settlement of the Virginia Colony....


Four Great Americans

by James Baldwin, David Thorn & Bobbie Frohman Alcazar AudioWorks (February 20, 2014)

An engagingintroduction to four of the greatest Americans--George Washington, Benjamin Franklin,Daniel Webster, and Abraham Lincoln

The lives of these gentlemen are set forth in a simplemanner, yet the stories...


Bringing Down a President

by Andrea Balis, Elizabeth Levy & Liisa Ivary Blackstone Publishing (November 05, 2019)

A middle-grade retelling of Richard Nixon's downfall, Bringing Down a President: The Watergate Scandal is an inventive and timely look at one of the biggest scandals to ever rock our nation by Andrea Balis and...


This Country of Ours, Part 4

by Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall, David Thorn & Bobbie Frohman Alcazar AudioWorks (February 20, 2014)

This series, in seven parts, tells the story of America from the earliest founding through the days of Woodrow Wilson and World War I. In Part 4, you'll hear stories of the Middle and Southern Colonies.

Stories...


This Country of Ours, Part 6

by Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall, David Thorn & Bobbie Frohman Alcazar AudioWorks (February 20, 2014)

This series, in seven parts, tells the story of America from the earliest founding through the days of Woodrow Wilson World War I. Part 6 continues the series with the stories of the struggle for liberty.

Stories...


The Middle Road

The Changing Face of American Society

The United States Enters the World Stage

Pilgrims and Puritans

Mr. Lincoln's High-Tech War

by Thomas B. Allen, Roger Macbride Allen & Fred Sullivan Blackstone Publishing (May 01, 2013)

Thomas B. Allen's expertise in militaryhistory and strategy is combined with Roger MacBride Allen's knowledge oftechnology to reveal a lesser known yet fascinating side of the sixteenthpresident of the United...


The French and Indian War

The American Revolution

by Christopher Collier, James Lincoln Collier & Jim Manchester AudioBookShelf (June 01, 2013)

History is dramatic--and the renowned, award-winning authors Christopher Collier and James Lincoln Collier demonstrate this in a compelling series aimed at young readers. Covering American history from the founding...


Attack on Pearl Harbor

by Shelley Tanaka & Charles Carroll Blackstone Publishing (December 01, 2011)

Early on the morning of December 7, 1941, the Empire of Japan launched a massive surprise attack on the US naval base at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii. Two brief and terrible hours later, much of the American fleet...


Indians, Cowboys, and Farmers and the Battle for the Great Plains

Andrew Jackson’s America

The Civil War

George Rogers Clark

by Katharine E. Wilkie & Patrick Lawlor Blackstone Publishing (January 01, 2006)

George Rogers Clark was a famous general in the Revolutionary War, and his explorations served as the inspiration for his younger brother, William, the leader of the famous Lewis and Clark expedition. Now you...


Reconstruction and the Rise of Jim Crow

The Rise of the Cities

The Paradox of Jamestown