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Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln

Tanya Lee Stone
Age Level:
Middle Grade
Genre:
Biography, Nonfiction
Published:
2005
We Are Not Free

We Are Not Free

Traci Chee
Age Level:
Middle Grade, YA
Genre:
Historical Fiction
Published:
2020
Bamboo People

Bamboo People

Mitali Perkins
Age Level:
YA
Genre:
Historical Fiction
Published:
2010
Banned Book Club

Banned Book Club

Ryan Estrada, Kim Hyun Sook
Age Level:
Middle Grade, YA
Genre:
Autobiography and Memoir
Published:
2020
Becoming: Adapted for Young Readers

Becoming: Adapted for Young Readers

Age Level:
Middle Grade
Genre:
Autobiography and Memoir
Published:
2021
Birmingham 1963

Birmingham 1963

Carole Boston Weatherford
Age Level:
Middle Grade
Genre:
Fiction, Historical Fiction
Published:
2007
Black Hawk Down

Black Hawk Down

Mark Bowden
Age Level:
YA
Genre:
Nonfiction
Published:
2001
Boxers & Saints

Boxers and Saints

Gene Luen Yang
Age Level:
YA
Genre:
Fiction, Historical Fiction
Published:
2013
The Boy Who Dared

Boy Who Dared

Susan Campbell Bartoletti
Age Level:
Middle Grade
Genre:
Historical Fiction
Published:
2008
Brave. Black. First: 50+ African American Women Who Changed the World

Brave. Black. First.: 50+ African American Women Who Changed the World

Cheryl Hudson
Age Level:
Middle Grade
Genre:
Biography
Published:
2020
Brother’s Keeper

Brother’s Keeper

Julie Lee
Age Level:
Middle Grade
Genre:
Historical Fiction
Published:
2020
Photo of woman and child sitting in front of the Supreme Court holding newspaper after Brown v. Board of Education ruling

Brown V. Board of Education: A Fight for Simple Justice

Susan Goldman Rubin
Age Level:
Middle Grade
Genre:
Nonfiction
Published:
2016
Climbing the Stairs

Climbing the Stairs

Padma Venkatraman
Age Level:
YA
Genre:
Historical Fiction
Published:
2008
Coming of Age in Mississippi

Coming of Age in Mississippi: The Classic Autobiography of Growing Up Poor and Black in the Rural South

Anne Moody
Age Level:
YA
Genre:
Autobiography and Memoir, Nonfiction
Published:
1968

Dawn and Dusk

Alice Mead
Age Level:
Middle Grade
Genre:
Fiction, Historical Fiction
Published:
2007
The Day of the Pelican

Day of the Pelican

Katherine Paterson
Age Level:
Middle Grade
Genre:
Historical Fiction
Published:
2009

Declare Yourself: Speak. Connect. Act. Vote.

Declare Yourself
Age Level:
YA
Genre:
Nonfiction
Published:
2008
Efrén Divided

Efrén Divided

Ernesto Cisneros
Age Level:
Middle Grade, YA
Genre:
Fiction
Published:
2020
Facing Frederick: The Life of Frederick Douglass, a Monumental American Man

Facing Frederick: The Life of Frederick Douglass, a Monumental American Man

Tonya Bolden
Age Level:
Middle Grade
Genre:
Biography, Nonfiction
Published:
2018
Chicago cityscape against red sky

A Few Red Drops: The Chicago Race Riot of 1919

Claire Hartfield
Age Level:
Middle Grade
Genre:
Nonfiction
Published:
2018
Finish the Fight! The Brave and Revolutionary Women Who Fought for the Right to Vote

Finish the Fight!: The Brave and Revolutionary Women Who Fought for the Right to Vote

Veronica Chambers, The Staff of the New York Times
Age Level:
Middle Grade
Genre:
Biography, Nonfiction
Published:
2020

First Daughter: White House Rules

Mitali Perkins
Age Level:
Middle Grade
Genre:
Fiction
Published:
2008