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Turning 15 on the Road to Freedom: My Story of the Selma Voting Rights March

by Lynda Blackmon Lowery, Elspeth Leacock, Susan Buckley, and P.J. Loughran
  • Grade Level:
    7-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American, Women / Girls
  • Year Published:
    2015
  • Author Resources:
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We've Got a Job: The 1963 Birmingham Children's March

by Cynthia Y. Levinson
  • Grade Level:
    7-12
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    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
  • Year Published:
    2012
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Most Dangerous: Daniel Ellsberg and the Secret History of the Vietnam War

by Steve Sheinkin
  • Grade Level:
    4-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts, History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2015
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Boots on the Ground: America's War in Vietnam

by Elizabeth Partridge
  • Grade Level:
    7-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts, History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2018
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Jazz Owls: A Novel of the Zoot Suit Riots

by Margarita Engle and Rudy Gutierrez
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Master of Deceit: J. Edgar Hoover and America in the Age of Lies

by Marc Aronson
  • Grade Level:
    7-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2012
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Blood Brother: Jonathan Daniels and His Sacrifice for Civil Rights

by Rich Wallace and Sandra Neil Wallace
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Looking Back: A Book of Memories

by Lois Lowry
  • Grade Level:
    4-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts, History
  • Genres:
    Biography, Humor, Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    1998
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They Called Themselves the K.K.K.: The Birth of an American Terrorist Group

by Susan Campbell Bartoletti
  • Grade Level:
    4-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
  • Year Published:
    2010
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Stonewall: Breaking Out in the Fight for Gay Rights

by Ann Bausum
  • Grade Level:
    7-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts, History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
  • Cultural Areas:
    LGBTQ
  • Year Published:
    2015
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Bootleg: Murder, Moonshine, and the Lawless Years of Prohibition

by Karen Blumenthal
  • Grade Level:
    7-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2011
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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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Ida M. Tarbell: The Woman Who Challenged Big Business - And Won!

by Emily Arnold McCully
  • Grade Level:
    7-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Cultural Areas:
    Women / Girls
  • Year Published:
    2014
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Art Attack: A Short Cultural History of the Avant-Garde

by Marc Aronson
  • Grade Level:
    7-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    Art, History, STEAM
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    1998
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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
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President Has Been Shot!, The: The Assassination of John F. Kennedy

by James L. Swanson
  • Grade Level:
    7-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts, History
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2013
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Presenting Buffalo Bill: The Man Who Invented the Wild West

by Candace Fleming
  • Grade Level:
    4-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2016
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March Forward, Girl: From Young Warrior to Little Rock Nine

by Melba Pattillo Beals and Frank Morrison
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Twelve Days in May: Freedom Ride 1961

by Larry Dane Brimner
  • Grade Level:
    4-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
  • Year Published:
    2017
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Warriors Don't Cry: A Searing Memoir of the Battle to Integrate Little Rock's Central High

by Melba Pattillo Beals
  • Grade Level:
    7-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts, History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    1995
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Black and White: The Confrontation of Reverence Fred L. Shuttlesworth and Eugene

by Larry Dane Brimner
  • Grade Level:
    4-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts, History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2011
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First Flight Around the World: The Adventures of the American Fliers Who Won the Race

by Tim Grove
  • Grade Level:
    4-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Science
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2015
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Motor Girls: How Women Took the Wheel and Drove Boldly Into the Twentieth Century

by Sue Macy
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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
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Bombs Over Bikini: The World's First Nuclear Disaster

by Connie Goldsmith
  • Grade Level:
    4-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Science, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2014
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Fannie Never Flinched: One Woman's Courage in the Struggle for American Labor Union Rights

by Mary Cronk Farrell
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Getting Away with Murder: The True Story of the Emmett Till Case

by Chris Crowe
  • Grade Level:
    4-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
  • Year Published:
    2003
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Six Days in October: The Stock Market Crash of 1929

by Karen Blumenthal
  • Grade Level:
    7-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2002
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Harper Lee

by Kerry Madden
  • Grade Level:
    7-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2009
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Pure Grit: How American World War II Nurses Survived Battle and Prison Camp in the Pacific

by Mary Cronk Farrell
  • Grade Level:
    7-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts, Health, History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
  • Cultural Areas:
    Women / Girls
  • Year Published:
    2014
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Tommy: The Gun That Changed America

by Karen Blumenthal
  • Grade Level:
    7-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    History
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2015
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Bubonic Panic: When Plague Invaded America

by Gail Jarrow
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Uprooted: The Japanese American Experience During World War II

by Albert Marrin
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Votes for Women!: American Suffragists and the Battle for the Ballot

by Winifred Conkling
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Gold Rush Dogs

by Jane G. Haigh and Claire Rudolf Murphy
  • Grade Level:
    4-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    Science, History
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2004
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Spies of Mississippi: The True Story of the Spy Network That Tried to Destroy the Civil Rights Movement

by Rick Bowers
  • Grade Level:
    7-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
  • Year Published:
    2010
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Shimmy Shimmy Shimmy Like My Sister Kate: Looking At The Harlem Renaissance Through Poems

by Nikki Giovanni
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I See the Promised Land: A Life of Martin Luther King Jr.

by Arthur Flowers and Manu Chitrakar
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Freedom Summer Murders, The

by Don Mitchell
  • Grade Level:
    7-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2014
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Babe Conquers the World: The Legendary Life of Babe Didrikson Zaharias

by Rich Wallace and Sandra Neil Wallace
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Earthrise: My Adventures as an Apollo 14 Astronaut

by Edgar Mitchell, Ellen Mahoney, and Brian Cox
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Milestones of Flight: From Hot-Air Balloons to Spaceshipone

by Tim Grove
  • Grade Level:
    4-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    Science
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
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March Against Fear, The: The Last Great Walk of the Civil Rights Movement and the Emergence of Black Power

by Ann Bausum
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This Land Is Our Land: A History of American Immigration

by Linda Barrett Osborne
  • Grade Level:
    7-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2016
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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
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Kids' Guide to America's First Ladies, A

by Kathleen Krull and Anna DiVito
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Dear Miss Breed: True Stories of the Japanese American Incarceration During World War II and…

by Joanne F. Oppenheim
  • Grade Level:
    4-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    History
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Cultural Areas:
    Asian / Pacific American
  • Year Published:
    2006
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To the Mountaintop: My Journey Through the Civil Rights Movement

by Charlayne Hunter-Gault
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Rise and Fall of Senator Joe McCarthy, The

by James Cross Giblin
  • Grade Level:
    7-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2009
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Secret of the Yellow Death, The: A True Story of Medical Sleuthing

by Suzanne Jurmain
  • Grade Level:
    4-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    Health, History, Science, Social Studies, STEAM
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
  • Cultural Areas:
    Latino
  • Year Published:
    2009
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