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Books about America [pdf : 2.3MB]

Julia Alvarez
Before We Were Free (Immigration, 1960s)young adult fiction

Laurie Halse Anderson
Independent Dames: What You Never Knew About the Women and Girls of the American Revolutionjuvenile nonfiction picture book

Mary Jane Auch
Ashes of Roses (Immigration, 1911)young adult fiction

Avi
Nothing But the Truth (Freedom of Speech, 2002)young adult fiction

Katharine Lee Bates
America the Beautifuljuvenile nonfictionpoetry

Susan Provost Beller
Yankee Doodle and the Redcoats (Revolutionary War)juvenile nonfiction

Peter Benoit
September 11, We Will Never Forget (9/11)juvenile nonfiction

Christopher Paul Curtis
The Mighty Miss Malonejuvenile fiction
The Watsons Go to Birmingham—1963young adult fictionavailable in audio format

Cynthia DeFelice
Weasel (American frontier, 1839)juvenile fiction

Cory Doctorow
Little Brother (National Security, 2008)young adult fiction

 

Paul Fleischman
Seedfolks (Immigration, 2000s)juvenile fiction

Dennis B. Fradin
The Signers (1770s)juvenile nonfiction

Kristiana Gregory
The Winter of Red Snow (Revolutionary War, 1777)juvenile fictiontitle is part of a series

Lee Bennet Hopkins
My America: A Poetry Atlas of the United Statesjuvenile nonfictionpoetrypicture book

Thanhha Lai
Inside Out & Back Again (Immigration, Vietnam, 1975)juvenile fiction

Mitchel Levitas
A Nation Challenged (9/11)nonfiction

Mike Lupica
Heat (Immigration, 1990s)juvenile fictionavailable in audio format
  
National Geographic
Every Human Has Rights (Human Rights)nonfiction

Gary Paulsen
Call Me Francis Tucket (Westward Expansion, 1848)juvenile fictiontitle is part of a series
Woods Runner (Revolutionary War, 1776) young adult fictionavailable in audio format

 

Poynter Institute
September 11, 2001 (9/11)nonfiction

Thomas Ratliff
How to be a Revolutionary War Soldier (Revolutionary War)juvenile nonfictiontitle is part of a series

Ann Rinaldi
Or Give Me Death (1771)young adult fictiontitle is part of a series

Pam Munoz Ryan
Esperanza Rising (Immigration, 1930s)juvenile fiction

Rosalyn Schanzer
George vs. George: The American Revolution as Seen from Both Sidesjuvenile nonfictionpicture book

Lane Smith
John, Paul, George & Ben (1770s)picture book

Elizabeth George Speare
The Witch of Blackbird Pond (Early settlers, 1687)juvenile fiction

Robert Sullivan, Editor
The American Spirit: Meeting the Challenge of September 11 (9/11)nonfiction

Mildred D. Taylor
The Road to Memphisyoung adult fiction

Frances Temple
Grab Hands and Run (Immigration, 1990s)juvenile fiction


Other Book Lists: Audio, Civil Rights, Europe, Florida, Gifted, Grade 6, Grade 7, Latin America, Law & Government, Middle School, North America, Reluctant Readers


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