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Juvenile Nonfiction - History - United States - General
Author: Dennis Brindell Fradin | Narrator: Kevin Pariseau
Release Date: March 26, 2019
Did you know that John Adams had to coax Thomas Jefferson into writing the Declaration of Independence? It's true. The shy Virginia statesman refused at first, but then went on to author one of our nation's most important and inspiring documents. The...
Author: Gare Thompson | Narrator: Kevin Pariseau
Release Date: March 26, 2019
At age two, Helen Keller became deaf and blind. She lived in a world of silence and darkness and she spent the rest of her life struggling to break through it. But with the help of teacher Annie Sullivan, Helen learned to read, write, and do many ama...
Author: Julie Cummins | Narrator: Erica Schroeder
Release Date: October 16, 2018
Annie Edson Taylor went over Niagara Falls in a barrel. Mabel Stark wrestled with tigers. Sonora Webster Carver plummeted forty feet on horseback into a tank of water. These and the eleven other women profiled in this audiobook performed between 1880...
Author: Khizr Khan | Narrator: Sunil Malhotra and Khizr Khan
Release Date: October 24, 2017
From Gold Star father and beloved Democratic National Convention speaker Khizr Khan comes a book for young people about the Constitution—what it says and why it matters for everyone.   Our Founding Fathers created the U.S. Constitution and...
Author: Sanford Levinson and Cynthia Levinson | Narrator: Various, Arthur Morey and Mark Bramhall
Release Date: September 05, 2017
Many of the political issues we struggle with today have their roots in the US Constitution.Husband-and-wife team Cynthia and Sanford Levinson take readers back to the creation of this historic document and discuss how contemporary problems were firs...
Author: Steve Sheinkin | Narrator: Mark Bramhall
Release Date: January 17, 2017
When superstar athlete Jim Thorpe and football legend Pop Warner met in 1904 at the Carlisle Indian Industrial School in Pennsylvania, they forged one of the winningest teams in American football history. Called "the team that invented football," the...
Author: Kenneth C. Davis | Narrator: Various
Release Date: September 20, 2016
2017 YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction finalistDid you know that many of America’s Founding Fathers―who fought for liberty and justice for all―were slave owners?Through the powerful stories of five enslaved people who were &l...
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Author: Barack Obama | Narrator: Andre Braugher
Release Date: November 16, 2010
Former president Barack Obama delivers a tender, beautiful letter to his daughters in this picture book illustrated by the award-winning Loren Long (Otis) that's made to be treasured! In this tender, beautiful letter to his daughters, President Barac...
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Author: Russell Freedman | Narrator: L.J. Ganser
Release Date: October 23, 2007
Historians still agree about the date of Columbus’s voyage. But did this European adventurer discover America? We now know that certain explorers from other parts of the globe set foot on American shores long before 1492–and that others m...
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