Historical Nonfiction
... for grades 3 through 8

Air / Sea / Arctic
True war stories
United States history

Air / Sea / Arctic

Giblin, James. Charles A. Lindbergh: A Human Hero.
JB L7426gi
Heyerdahl, Thor. Kon-Tiki: Across the Pacific by Raft.
J 910.4 H
Meltzer, Milton. Columbus and the World Around Him.
JB C7265me
Steger, Will. Over the Top of the World.
J 919.804 S

True War Stories

Filipovic, Zlata. Zlata’s Diary: A Child’s Life in Sarajevo.
JB F4831zl
Foreman, Michael. War Game.
J 940.341 F
Freedman, Russell. Lincoln: A Photobiography.
JB L7365fr
Greenfield, Howard. The Hidden Children.
J 940.5318 G
Holliday, Laurel. Children in the Holocaust and World War II: Their Secret Diaries.
J 940.5318 C
Levine, Ellen. A Fence Away From Freedom.
J 940.5315 L
Murphy, Jim. The Boys’ War: Confederate and Union Soldiers Talk About the Civil War.
J 973.7 M

United States History

Fleischner, Jennifer. I Was Born a Slave: Story of Harriet Jacobs.
JB J175fl
Greenberg, Judith. A Pioneer Woman’s Memoir.
J 978.02 F
Hoyt-Goldsmith, Diane. Buffalo Days.
J 978.638 H
Jakes, John. Susanna of the Alamo.
J 976.403 J
Kendall, Russ. Eskimo Boy.
JE 979.8 K
Murphy, Jim. A Young Patriot: The American Revolution Experienced by One Boy.
J 973.3446 M
Perl, Lila. It Happened in America: True Stories from the Fifty States.
J 973 P
Waters, Kate. Samuel Eaton’s Day: A Day in the Life of a Pilgrim Boy.
JE 974.48202 W