Kids Books - Historical Books

Are We There Yet?

Are We There Yet?

By Dan Santat
5.0
1 ratings1 reviews
  • serenite
    serenite55 stars
    read the book and I loved it since I was little
The War that Saved My Life

The War that Saved My Life

By Kimberly Brubaker Bradley
4.58
19 ratings24 reviews
  • artpanda
    artpanda55 stars
    The year is 1939 and Hitler is on the move. Ten-year-old Ada manages to slip out of her oppressive environs with her six-year-old brother Jamie to join other London children who are being evacuated to the countryside. The children are promised that the families awaiting their arrival will care fo...
I Survived #4: I Survived the Bombing of Pearl Harbor, 1941

I Survived #4: I Survived the Bombing of Pearl Harbor, 1941

By Lauren Tarshis
4.52
23 ratings46 reviews
  • ##CADELDABOSS
    This book is fantastic. With the Japanese kitty hawks and mustang's flying down to bomb the harbour filled with famous war boats including the USS ARAZONA all torpedo bombed or air bombed to a crisp. I recommend this book to all ages.
The Georges and the Jewels: Book One of the Horses of Oak Valley Ranch

The Georges and the Jewels: Book One of the Horses of Oak Valley Ranch

By Jane Smiley
5.0
1 ratings2 reviews
True Blue: Book Three of the Horses of Oak Valley Ranch

True Blue: Book Three of the Horses of Oak Valley Ranch

By Jane Smiley
5.0
2 ratings3 reviews
  • lovemuggles
    lovemuggles55 stars
    I loved True Blue. It was an amazing story. You know the saying, "Never judge a book by it's cover"? Well it's true because despite how the book looks it's actually a mystery. I definitely recommend this book to all people of all ages.
Wonderstruck (Schneider Family Book Award - Middle School Winner)

Wonderstruck (Schneider Family Book Award - Middle School Winner)

By Brian Selznick
4.47
99 ratings146 reviews
  • lizard4
    lizard455 stars
    The teacher read this book to us a long time ago. So much discription! I love it. 5 stars! I love how 2 stories are combined and simalar to each other! I like these kinds of books because they tell the stories in pictures and in words very discriptivly. Ben goes looking for his father but his mot...
The Hero Two Doors Down: Based on the True Story of Friendship Between a Boy and a Baseball Legend

The Hero Two Doors Down: Based on the True Story of Friendship Between a Boy and a Baseball Legend

By Sharon Robinson
5.0
2 ratings2 reviews
  • mirsoftball8
    mirsoftball855 stars
    This book, "The Hero Two Doors Down'' is based on the true story of eight year old Steven Satlow and his hero Jackie Robinson in 1948. Steven heard a rumor that an African family was moving into a jewish neighborhood, the one he lived in. All Steven's neighbors were against it, because they didn'...
When the Sea Turned to Silver

When the Sea Turned to Silver

By Grace Lin
0 ratings1 reviews
  • nutimbur
    This book is about a girl and a boy who go on the most unexpected of journeys together to save the old woman who took them up.they meet lady chang, the king of the city of bright moonlight to the tiger emperor,chased by gaurds the whole way to the jade palace.
Who Was Milton Hershey?

Who Was Milton Hershey?

By James Buckley Jr.
5.0
1 ratings4 reviews
  • Jonathon
    Today I am going to review the book, Who was Milton Hershey? by James Buckley, Jr. This book was published in 2013. This book tells the life story of Milton Hershey from his times on the farm to his creation of Hershey, Pennsylvania. You will learn all about this chocolate king. I enjoyed readin...
One for Sorrow: A Ghost Story

One for Sorrow: A Ghost Story

By Mary Downing Hahn
5.0
2 ratings3 reviews
  • tacosforlife
    tacosforlife55 stars
    A young girl named Annie B. moves into a new town and goes to a school with only girls during World War I .Elsie claims her friendship between them and Annie finds the truth about her.Elsie is a liar, a traitor,and a German.Annie bullies Elsie along with other girls and soon, they find Elsie dea...

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