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Instructional Media Center: Historical Fiction

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Ancient World

  • Harris, Rosemary. The moon in the cloud. F H243m
  • Harris, Rosemary. The shadow on the sun. F H243s
  • Riordan, Rick. The battle of the Labyrinth [bk4] F R479b
  • Riordan, Rick. The last Olympian [bk 5] F R479lo
  • Riordan, Rick. The lightning thief [bk 1] F R479l
  • Riordan, Rick. The Titan's curse [bk 3] F R479t
  • Yolen, Jane. Hippolyta and the curse of the Amazons. F Y78hi

Middle Ages

  • Avi. Crispin : the cross of lead. F Av51cr
  • Bosse, Malcom J. Captives of time. F B654c
  • Cushman, Karen. The midwife's apprentice. F C9595m
  • Fox, Paula. The king's falcon. F F883k
  • Gerrard, Roy. Sir Cedric. F G32s
  • Murphy, Patricia. Silver woven in my hair. F S957s
  • Polland, Madeleine A. Flame over Tara.F P762f
  • Pyle, Howard. Otto of the silver hand. F P994o
  • Rhodes, Evan H. An army of children : the story of the children's crusade, A.D. 1212  F R347a
  • White, T. H. The sword in the stone. 398.42 Ar77Wh

American Revolution

  • Avi. The fighting ground. F Av51f
  • Beatty, John L. Who comes to King's Mountain? F B3793w
  • Brady, Esther W. Toliever's secret F B7285t
  • Cavanna, Betty. Ruffles and drums. F C314r
  • Collier, Christopher L. My brother Sam is dead. F C69m
  • Levy, Mimi Cooper. Whaleboat warriors. F L580w
  • Fritz, Jean. Early thunder. F F919e
  • Gregory, Kristiana. The winter of red snow : the Revolutionary War diary of Abigail Jane Stewart. F G682w
  • Monjo, F. N. A namesake for Nathan : being an account of Captain Nathan Hale, by his twelve year old sister. Joanna F M749n
  • Monjo, F. N. Zenas and the shaving mill. F M749z
  • Peck, Robert N. Rabbits and redcoats F P336r
  • Wibberley, Leonard. F W631j

American Civil War

  • Burchard, Peter. North by night  F B8924n
  • Denenberg, B. When will this cruel war be over? F D413w
  • Edwards, Pamela D. Barefoot : escape on the Underground Railroad F Ed975b
  • Forman, James D.  Becca's story F F765b
  • Forman, James D.  Song of jubilee F F765s
  • Fox, Paula. The Slave dancer. F F833sl
  • Gaines, Ernest J. The autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman F G127a
  • Horn, Dara. All other nights : a novel  F H784a
  • Hunt, Irene. Across five Aprils. F H912a
  • Keith, Harold. Rifles for Watie. F K269r
  • Lawson, John. The Spring Rider.  F L4452s
  • Paulsen, Gary. Culpepper's cannon. F P285c
  • Paulsen, Gary. Nightjohn. F P285n
  • Paulsen, Gary. Soldier's heart : a novel of the Civil War. F P285so
  • Pinkney, Andrea D. Silent thunder : a Civil War story. F P655s
  • Polacco, Patricia. Pink and say. F P757p

14th-19th Centuries

  • Bagdasarian, Adam. Forgotten Fire. F B145f
  • Dickens, Charles. A tale of two cities. F D555t
  • Namioka, Lensey. The samurai and the long-nosed devils. F N151s
  • Orczy, Emmuska Orczy, Baroness. The Scarlet Pimpernel. F Or1s
  • Ottley, Reginald. Boy Alone. F Ot5b
  • Ottley, Reginald. Rain comes to Yamboorah. F Ot5ra
  • Paterson, Katherine. The master puppeteer. F P273m
  • Pope, Elizabeth M. The perilous Gard. F P81p
  • Routh, Jonathan. The secret life of Queen Victoria : her Majesty's missing diaries, being an account of her hitherto unknown travels through the island of Jamaica in the year 1871. B V666R
  • Stevenson, Robert Louis. The black arrow : a tale of the two roses. F St48bW
  • Stevenson, Robert Louis. Kidnapped : being memoirs of the adventures of David Balfour in the year 1751 ...Treece, Henry. F T716c
  • Wilder, Thorton. The bridge of San Luis Rey. F W646b

American West

  • Beatty, Patricia. Something to shout about. F B38s
  • Brenner, Barbara. Wagon wheels. F B751w
  • Brink, Carol R. Caddie Woodlawn. F B772c
  • Bulla, Clyde R. The secret valley. F B872se
  • Bunting, Eve. Dandelions. F B886da
  • Byars, Betsy C. The Golly sisters ride again. F B99gos
  • Conrad, Pam. Prairie songs. F C7638p
  • Cooper, James Fenimore. The deerslayer. F C786d
  • Cooper, James Fenimore. The last of the Mohigans : a narrative of 1757 F C786l
  • Cushman, Karen. The ballad of Lucy Whipple. F C9595b
  • Dalgliesh, Alice. The courage of Sarah Noble. F D157c
  • DeFelice, Cynthia C. Weasel. F D361w
  • Eifert, Virginian S. The buffalo trace. B L637e
  • Erman, Loula Grace. The wind blows free. F Er28wi
  • Fleischman, Sid. Bandit's moon. F F6282b
  • Garland, Sherry. A line in the sand : the Alamo diary of Lucinda Lawrence, Gonzales, Texas, 1835. F G1845l
  • Grossman, Bill. Cowboy Ed. F G915c
  • Harvey, Brett. Cassie's journey : going west in the 1860s. F H262c
  • MacBride, Roger L. Little house in the Ozarks. F M121li
  • MacBride, Roger L. Little house on Rocky Ridge. F M121l
  • MacLachlan, Patricia. Sarah, plain and tall. F M221s
  • Meadowcroft Enid La Monte. By wagon and flatboat. F M461w
  • O'Dell, Scott. Island of the blue dolphins. F Od2i
  • Paulsen, Gary. Mr. Tucket. F P285m
  • Sanders, Scott R. Bad man ballad. F Sa564b
  • Speare, Elizabeth G. The sign of the beaver. F Sp31s
  • Steele, William O. Flaming arrows. F St32f
  • Steele, William O. Wilderness journey. F St32j
  • Thomas, Joyce C. I have heard of a land. F T365i
  • Twain, Mark. The adventures of Tom Sawyer. F C591t
  • Van Leeuwen, Jean. Bound for Oregon. F V324b
  • Van Leeuwen, Jean. Going west. F V324g
  • Wilder, Laura Ingalls. The first four years. F W645y
  • Wilder, Laura Ingalls. Little house in the big woods. F W645l
  • Wilder, Laura Ingalls. Little house on the prarie. F W645p

Modern world

  • Aiken, J. Midnight is a place. F Ai42m
  • Curtis, Christopher P. The Watsons go to Birmingham--1963 F C941w
  • Hahn, Mary Downing. Stepping on the cracks. F H1245st
  • Hamilton, Virginia. The bells of Christmas. F H18b
  • Hesse, Karen. Letters from Rifka. F H464l
  • Hesse, Karen. Out of the dust. F H464o
  • Isadora, Rachel. Ben's trumpet. F Is1be
  • Kerr, Judith. When Hitler stole pink rabbit. F K463w
  • Levitin, Sylvia. Silver days. F L579s
  • Lord, Bette. In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson. F L8843i
  • Lowry, Lois. Number the stars. F L955n
  • McCormick, Patricia. Never fall down : a novel. F M137n
  • Sauer, Julia L. The light at Tern Rock. F Sa85l
  • Taylor, Mildred D. The gold cadillac. F T2165g
  • Taylor, Mildred D. Roll of thunder, hear my cry. F T2165r
  • Uchida, Yoshiko. The bracelet. F Uc4br
  • Uchida, Yoshiko. Journey to Topaz; a story of the Japanese-American evacuation. F Uc4j
  • White, Ruth. Sweet Creek Holler F W5855s
  • Yep, Laurence. The dragon's gate F Y43dg