Category Archives: Historical fiction

Daughter of the White Rose by Diane Zahler

Daughter of the White Rose by Diane Zahler. Holiday House, 2021. 9780823446070 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Historical fiction What did you like about the book?  In the late 15th century, … Continue reading

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Sunny Makes a Splash by Jennifer L. Holm & Matthew Holm

Sunny Makes a Splash by Jennifer L. Holm & Matthew Holm. Scholastic Press, 2021. 9781338233186 Format: Uncorrected proof, graphic novel Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Historical fiction What did you like about the … Continue reading

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The List of Unspeakable Fears – J. Kasper Kramer

The List of Unspeakable Fears – J. Kasper Kramer, Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2021. 9781534480742 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Format: Paperback ARC Genre: Historical fiction/mystery What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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The Legend of Auntie Po by Shing Yin Khor

The Legend of Auntie Po by Shing Yin Khor. Kokila, 2021. 9780525554882 Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format:  Hardcover Genre: Historical Fiction What did you like about the book?    This graphic novel takes a … Continue reading

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Luck of the Titanic by Stacey Lee

Luck of the Titanic by Stacey Lee. G.P. Putnam’s Sons Books for Young Readers, 2021. 9781524740986 Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format:  Hardcover Genre: Historical fiction What did you like about the book?    Valora Luck … Continue reading

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Julius Zebra: Grapple with the Greeks! by Gary Northfield

Julius Zebra: Grapple with the Greeks! by Gary Northfield. Candlewick, 2021. 9781536215144 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Fantasy/historical What did you like about the book? Book “IV” in the series about a … Continue reading

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When the World Was Ours – by Liz Kessler

When the World was Ours by Liz Kessler. Aladdin, 2021. 9781534499652 Rating 1-5 (5 is an excellent or starred review): 4.5 Format: Hardcover Genre: Historical fiction What did you like about the book? Leo, Max and Elsa are best friends … Continue reading

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A Place to Hang the Moon – Kate Albus

A Place to Hang the Moon – Kate Albus. Margaret Ferguson Books, 2021. 9780823447053 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4  Genre: historical fiction  What did you like about the book? William (12), Edmund … Continue reading

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War and Millie McGonigle  – Karen Cushman

War and Millie McGonigle – Karen Cushman. Alfred A. Knopf, 2021. 9781984850102 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5  Genre: historical fiction  What did you like about the book? 12-year-old Millie McGonigle has a … Continue reading

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Bluebird by Sharon Cameron

Bluebird by Sharon Cameron, Scholastic, 9781338355963, 2021  Format: ARC Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Historical fiction What did you like about the book? I found Bluebird’s mix of historical fiction, action and mystery … Continue reading

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