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Juvenile Fiction - Historical - United States - Civil War Period (1850-1877)
Author: Kathleen Duey | Narrator: Alyson Silverman
Release Date: April 24, 2018
The fourth book in the Hoofbeats series focusing on Katie!With trepidation, Katie continues Westward with the Kylers. The mountainous terrain makes for difficult traveling, and they arrive in Oregon shortly before the winter snows hit. While the Kyle...
Author: Kathleen Duey | Narrator: Alyson Silverman
Release Date: April 17, 2018
The third book in the Hoofbeats series focusing on Katie!Katie knows she has come too far to give up. Taken under the Kylers' wing, she stays close to the Mustang and clings to her dream of finding her uncle. Then a particularly bad river crossi...
Author: Christopher Paul Curtis | Narrator: Christopher Paul Curtis and Michael Crouch
Release Date: January 30, 2018
Newbery Medalist Christopher Paul Curtis brings his trademark humor and heart to the story of a boy struggling to do right in the face of history's cruelest evils.Twelve-year-old Charlie is down on his luck: His dad just died, the share crops are dry...
Author: Patricia Polacco | Narrator: Hal Hollings and Melba Sibrel
Release Date: October 10, 2017
When Sheldon Russell Curtis told this story to his daughter, Rosa, she kept every word in her heart and was to retell it many times.     I will tell it in Sheldon's own words as nearly as I can.He was wounded in a fierce battle and lef...
Author: Lisa Lewis Tyre | Narrator: Dorothy Dillingham Blue
Release Date: September 29, 2015
Debut novelist Lisa Lewis Tyre vibrantly brings a small town and its outspoken characters to life, as she explores race and other community issues from both the Civil War and the present day. Lou might be only twelve, but she’s never been ...
Author: Rodman Philbrick | Narrator: William Dufris
Release Date: January 13, 2009
Although he is underage, Homer P.  Figg’s beloved older brother, Harold, is illegally sold into the Union Army by their ruthless guardian. Now Homer must run away from Pine Swamp, Maine, and his wretched home to find his brother and save h...
Author: Christopher Paul Curtis | Narrator: Mirron Willis
Release Date: March 11, 2008
Eleven-year-old Elijah is the first child born into freedom in Buxton, Canada, a settlement of runaway slaves just over the border from Detroit. He’s best known in his hometown as the boy who made a memorable impression on Frederick Douglass. B...
Author: Mary Pope Osborne | Narrator: Mary Pope Osborne
Release Date: March 13, 2007
The #1 bestselling chapter book series of all time celebrates 25 years with new covers and a new, easy-to-use numbering system! Cannon fire! That's what Jack and Annie hear when the Magic Tree House whisks them back to the time of the American ...
Author: Richard Peck | Narrator: Lina Patel
Release Date: March 23, 2004
Richard Peck is a master of stories about people in transition, but perhaps never before has he told a tale of such dramatic change as this one, set during the first year of the Civil War. The whole country is changing in 1861-even the folks from a m...