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Wall, The: Growing Up Behind the Iron Curtain

by Peter Sís
  • Grade Level:
    1-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    Art, History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2007
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American Revolution: A Companion to the Revolutionary War on Wednesday

by Mary Pope Osborne, Natalie Pope Boyce, and Salvatore Murdocca

Part of the Magic Tree House Series

  • Grade Level:
    PK-5
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts, History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2004
  • Author Resources:
    Author Interviews (10), Author Personal Websites (1), Audio Name Pronunciations (1), In-depth Interviews (1)
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Memphis, Martin, and the Mountaintop: The Sanitation Strike of 1968

by Alice Faye Duncan and R. Gregory Christie
  • Grade Level:
    4-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts, History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Historical Fiction
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
  • Year Published:
    2018
  • Author Resources:
    Author Interviews (7), Author Personal Websites (2), Author Blogs (1), Audio Name Pronunciations (1)
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Courage Has No Color: The True Story of the Triple Nickles, America's First Black Paratroopers

by Tanya Lee Stone
  • Grade Level:
    4-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
  • Year Published:
    2013
  • Author Resources:
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We Rise, We Resist, We Raise Our Voices

by Wade Hudson, Cheryl Willis Hudson, and Tony Medina
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House That Jane Built, The: A Story about Jane Addams

by Tanya Lee Stone and Kathryn Brown
  • Grade Level:
    1-5
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2015
  • Author Resources:
    Author Interviews (2), Author Personal Websites (2), Author Blogs (1), Audio Name Pronunciations (1)
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Few Red Drops, A: The Chicago Race Riot of 1919

by Claire Hartfield
  • Grade Level:
    7-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
  • Year Published:
    2018
  • Author Resources:
    Author Interviews (5), Author Personal Websites (1), Audio Name Pronunciations (1)
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Harlem Hellfighters, The: When Pride Met Courage

by Walter Dean Myers and Bill Miles
  • Grade Level:
    4-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts, History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Historical Fiction
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
  • Year Published:
    2006
  • Author Resources:
    Author Interviews (6), Author Personal Websites (1), Author Blogs (1), Audio Name Pronunciations (1), Meet-the-Author Movies (1)
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Great American Dust Bowl, The

by Don Brown
  • Grade Level:
    7-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Science, STEAM
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction, Graphic Novel
  • Year Published:
    2013
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Preaching to the Chickens: The Story of Young John Lewis

by Jabari Asim and E.B. Lewis
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Maritcha: A Nineteenth-Century American Girl

by Tonya Bolden
  • Grade Level:
    1-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Biography
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
  • Year Published:
    2005
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Marching to the Mountaintop: How Poverty, Labor Fights & Civil Rights Set the Stage for MLK Jr.'s Final Hours

by Ann Bausum
  • Grade Level:
    7-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
  • Year Published:
    2012
  • Author Resources:
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Red Madness: How a Medical Mystery Changed What We Eat

by Gail Jarrow
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Girls: A History of Growing Up Female in America

by Penny Colman
  • Grade Level:
    4-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2003
  • Author Resources:
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Marley Dias Gets It Done - And So Can You

by Marley Dias
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Tell All the Children Our Story: Memories and Mementos of Being Young and Black in America

by Tonya Bolden
  • Grade Level:
    4-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    History
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
  • Year Published:
    2001
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    Author Interviews (1), Author Personal Websites (1), Audio Name Pronunciations (1), In-depth Interviews (1)
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FDR's Alphabet Soup: New Deal America, 1932-1939

by Tonya Bolden
  • Grade Level:
    7-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2010
  • Author Resources:
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Something to Prove: The Great Satchel Paige vs. Rookie Joe Dimaggio

by Robert Skead and Floyd Cooper
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Crash: The Great Depression and the Fall and Rise of America

by Marc Favreau
  • Grade Level:
    4-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2018
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    Author Interviews (3)
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We Are Not Yet Equal: Understanding Our Racial Divide

by Carol Anderson and Tonya Bolden
  • Grade Level:
    7-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts, History
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
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Christmas in the Big House, Christmas in the Quarters

by Patricia C. McKissack, Fredrick McKissack, and John Thompson
  • Grade Level:
    PK-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Holiday, Nonfiction
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
  • Year Published:
    1994
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Dark Sky Rising: Reconstruction and the Dawn of Jim Crow

by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and Tonya Bolden
  • Grade Level:
    4-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    History
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
  • Year Published:
    2019
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Years of Dust: The Story of the Dust Bowl

by Albert Marrin
  • Grade Level:
    4-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies, STEAM
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2009
  • Author Resources:
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Locked Up for Freedom: Civil Rights Protesters at the Leesburg Stockade

by Heather E. Schwartz
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Black and White Airmen: Their True History

by John Fleischman
  • Grade Level:
    7-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    History
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
  • Year Published:
    2007
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Yours for Justice, Ida B. Wells: The Daring Life of a Crusading Journalist

by Philip Dray and Stephen Alcorn
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Kids Make History: A New Look at America's Story

by Susan Buckley, Elspeth Leacock, and Randy Jones
  • Grade Level:
    4-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts, History
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2006
  • Author Resources:
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Children of the Great Depression

by Russell Freedman
  • Grade Level:
    4-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    History
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2005
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Reconstruction and Reform: 1865-1890

by Joy Hakim

Book 7 of the History of US Series

  • Grade Level:
    4-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
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Black Lives Matter

by Sue Bradford Edwards

Children of the Maya

by Brent K. Ashabranner
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Bury Me Not in a Land of Slaves

by Joyce Hansen
  • Grade Level:
    7-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
  • Year Published:
    2000
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Ida B. Wells-Barnett: A Voice Against Violence

by Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick L. McKissack, Jr.
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Unraveling Freedom: The Battle for Democracy on the Home Front During World War I

by Ann Bausum
  • Grade Level:
    4-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2010
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African Americans in Sports

by Carla Mooney
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Bullies of Wall Street, The: This Is How Greed Messed Up Our Economy

by Sheila Bair
  • Grade Level:
    7-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2015
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Homesteading Community of the 1880s, A

by Gare Thompson
  • Grade Level:
    1-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2002
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Flappers and the New American Woman: Perceptions of Women from 1918 Through the 1920s

by Catherine Gourley
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Rosie and Mrs. America: Perceptions of Women in the 1930s and 1940s

by Catherine Gourley
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Fight for Freedom, The

by Geoffrey C. Harrison and Thomas F. Scott
  • Grade Level:
    4-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
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To Live in Two Worlds: American Indian Youth Today

by Brent K. Ashabranner

American Indians Today: Issues and Conflicts

by Judith Harlan
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Multiethnic Teens and Cultural Identity

by Barbara C. Cruz
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Economic Inequality: The American Dream Under Siege

by Coral Celeste Frazer
  • Grade Level:
    7-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2018
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Protest Movements: Then and Now

by Eric Braun
  • Grade Level:
    4-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
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Home Front During World War II, The

by Monica Halpern
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If You Lived When Women Won Their Rights

by Anne Kamma and Pamela Johnson
  • Grade Level:
    1-5
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2008
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Wilma Mankiller: Chief of the Cherokee Nation

by Pamela J. Dell
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Triumphs and Struggles for Latino Civil Rights

by Barbara C. Cruz
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Slave Life on the Plantation: Prisons Beneath the Sun

by Richard Worth
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