Historical Fiction Picture Books

Explore the past with picture books for read-along learning!

Sit-in : how four friends stood up by sitting down

Sit-in : how four friends stood up by sitting down

by Pinkney, Andrea Davis
Alternate Title: How four friends stood up by sitting down
Length: 1 volume (pages not numbered) :
Subjects:

  • African Americans Civil rights History 20th century Juvenile literature.
  • Civil rights movements Southern States History 20th century Juvenile literature.
  • Southern States Race relations Juvenile literature.
ISBN: 0316070165
ISBN: 9780316070164

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Ruth and the Green Book

Ruth and the Green Book

by Ramsey, Calvin A.
Alternate Title: Ruth & the Green Book
Length: 1 volume (pages not numbered) :
Subjects:

  • Segregation Juvenile fiction.
  • African Americans Juvenile fiction.
  • Automobile travel Juvenile fiction.
  • Southern States History 20th century Juvenile fiction.
ISBN: 9780761352556
ISBN: 0761352554

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Overground railroad

Overground railroad

by Cline-Ransome, Lesa
Alternate Title: Over ground railroad
Length: 1 volume (pages not numbered) :
Subjects:

  • African Americans Migrations Juvenile fiction.
  • Migration, Internal United States 20th century Juvenile fiction.
  • Rural-urban migration United States 20th century Juvenile fiction.
  • Railroad travel Juvenile fiction.
  • Families Juvenile fiction.
  • Moving, Household Juvenile fiction.
  • African Americans History Juvenile fiction.
  • United States History 20th century Juvenile fiction.
ISBN: 9780823438730
ISBN: 0823438732

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Gittel's journey : an Ellis Island story

Gittel's journey : an Ellis Island story

by Newman, Lesléa
Length: 1 volume (pages not numbered) :
Subjects:

  • Ellis Island Immigration Station (N.Y. and N.J.) Juvenile fiction.
  • Emigration and immigration Juvenile fiction.
  • Separation (Psychology) Juvenile fiction.
  • Jews United States Juvenile fiction.
  • Multiculturalism Juvenile fiction.
  • Ellis Island (N.J. and N.Y.) Juvenile fiction.
ISBN: 1419727478
ISBN: 9781419727474

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Here comes the garbage barge!

Here comes the garbage barge!

by Winter, Jonah
Length: 1 volume (pages not numbered) :
Subjects:

  • Refuse and refuse disposal Juvenile fiction.
  • Barges Juvenile fiction.
  • Voyages and travels Juvenile fiction.
  • Islip (N.Y.) History 20th century Juvenile fiction.
ISBN: 9780375852183
ISBN: 0375852182

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New shoes

New shoes

by Meyer, Susan
Length: 1 volume (pages not numbered) :
Subjects:

  • Discrimination Fiction.
  • Segregation Fiction.
  • African Americans Fiction.
  • Shoes Fiction.
ISBN: 0823425282
ISBN: 9780823425280

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All different now : Juneteenth, the first day of freedom

All different now : Juneteenth, the first day of freedom

by Johnson, Angela
Alternate Title: Juneteenth, the first day of freedom
Length: 1 volume (pages not numbered) :
Subjects:

  • Juneteenth Fiction.
  • Slavery Fiction.
  • African Americans Fiction.
  • Family life Texas Fiction.
  • Texas History 1865-1950 Fiction.
ISBN: 9780689873768
ISBN: 068987376X

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Elephant quilt : stitch by stitch to California

Elephant quilt : stitch by stitch to California

by Lowell, Susan
Length: 1 v. (unpaged) :
Subjects:

  • Overland journeys to the Pacific Fiction.
  • Quilting Fiction.
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, New York : c2008.
ISBN: 9780374382230
ISBN: 0374382239

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Squirrel and John Muir

Squirrel and John Muir

by McCully, Emily Arnold.
Length: 1 v. (unpaged) :
Subjects:

  • Muir, John, 1838-1914 Juvenile fiction.
  • Muir, John, 1838-1914. Fiction.
  • Naturalists Fiction.
  • Frontier and pioneer life California Fiction.
  • Yosemite Valley (Calif.) Fiction.
  • California History 19th century Fiction.
  • Oldham County Conservation District donations.
Publisher: Farrar Straus Giroux, New York : 2004.
ISBN: 9780374336974
ISBN: 0374336970

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Papa and the pioneer quilt

Papa and the pioneer quilt

by Van Leeuwen, Jean.
Length: 1 v. (unpaged) :
Subjects:

  • Quilts Fiction.
  • Overland journeys to the Pacific Fiction.
  • Frontier and pioneer life West (U.S.) Fiction.
  • Oregon National Historic Trail Fiction.
  • West (U.S.) Fiction.
Publisher: Dial Books for Young Readers, New York : c2007.
ISBN: 0803730284
ISBN: 1428739726
ISBN: 9781428739727
ISBN: 9780803730281

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You forgot your skirt, Amelia Bloomer! : a very improper story

You forgot your skirt, Amelia Bloomer! : a very improper story

by Corey, Shana.
Length: 1 v. (unpaged) :
Subjects:

  • Bloomer, Amelia Jenks, 1818-1894 Juvenile literature.
  • Bloomer, Amelia Jenks, 1818-1894.
  • Feminists United States Biography Juvenile literature.
  • Clothing and dress History Juvenile literature.
  • Sex role Juvenile literature.
  • Women's rights United States Juvenile literature.
  • Feminists.
  • Women Biography.
  • Clothing and dress History.
  • Sex role.
  • Women's rights.
Publisher: Scholastic Press, New York : 2000.
ISBN: 0439078199
ISBN: 9780439078191

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Sky boys : how they built the Empire State Building

Sky boys : how they built the Empire State Building

by Hopkinson, Deborah.
Length: 1 v. (unpaged) :
Subjects:

  • Empire State Building (New York, N.Y.) Design and construction Fiction.
  • Skyscrapers Fiction.
  • Building Fiction.
  • New York (N.Y.) History 1898-1951 Fiction.
Publisher: Schwartz & Wade Books, New York : 2006.
ISBN: 0375836101
ISBN: 9780375836107

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John, Paul, George & Ben

John, Paul, George & Ben

by Smith, Lane.
Alternate Title: John, Paul, George and Ben
Length: 1 v. (unpaged) :
Subjects:

  • Humorous stories.
  • United States History Revolution, 1775-1783 Juvenile fiction.
  • United States History Revolution, 1775-1783 Fiction.
Publisher: Hyperion Books for Children, New York : 2006.
ISBN: 9780786848935
ISBN: 0786848936

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Saving Strawberry Farm

Saving Strawberry Farm

by Hopkinson, Deborah.
Length: 1 v. (unpaged) :
Subjects:

  • Depressions 1929 Juvenile fiction.
  • Depressions 1929 Fiction.
  • Neighborliness Fiction.
  • Auctions Fiction.
  • Country life Illinois Fiction.
  • Fourth of July Fiction.
  • Illinois History 20th century Fiction.
Publisher: Greenwillow Books, New York : c2005.
ISBN: 0688174019
ISBN: 9780688174019
ISBN: 0688174000
ISBN: 9780688174002

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Bears make rock soup and other stories

Bears make rock soup and other stories

by Erdrich, Liselotte.
Length: 32 p. :
Subjects:

  • Indians of North America Juvenile fiction.
  • Children's stories, American.
  • Indians of North America Fiction.
  • Animals Fiction.
  • Short stories.
Publisher: Children's Book Press, San Francisco : 2002.
ISBN: 9780892391721
ISBN: 0892391723

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Virgie goes to school with us boys

Virgie goes to school with us boys

by Howard, Elizabeth Fitzgerald.
Length: 1 v. [unpaged] :
Subjects:

  • African Americans Juvenile fiction.
  • Sex role Juvenile fiction.
  • Schools Fiction.
  • United States History 1849-1877 Juvenile fiction.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, New York : 1999.
ISBN: 0689800762
ISBN: 9780689800764

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William's house

William's house

by Howard, Ginger.
Length: 1 v. (unpaged) :
Subjects:

  • Dwellings Fiction.
  • New England History Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 Fiction.
Publisher: Millbrook Press, Brookfield, CT : 2001.
ISBN: 9780761316749
ISBN: 0761316744

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