Historical Fiction -
What really happened fictionalized to make a story.
Balto is the lead dog of his sled team. In the worst storm ever he is the only hope for the sick children miles away in Nome, Alaska.
Chang´s Paper Pony
“If only I had a pony I wouldn’t be lonely” Chang tells his grandfather. "Next year the miners will bring their family and then you won’t be lonely."
Fever 1796 – Book Review
Mattie’s a typical teen. Her mother isn’t happy with the way she does her chores and she doesn’t think Nathanial is good enough for her daughter.
Gratefully Yours – Book Review
What will become of Hattie after her parents and brother are burned in a New York tenement fire?
Puzzle of the Paper Daughter
Julie helps her mother in their "Gladrags" shop in San Francisco. One day she unpacks a bag of old Chinese clothing that were donated to the shop by her best friend Ivy, grandmother and finds something very interesting tucked deeply inside the pocket lining.
Riddle of the Prairie Bride
At the train station in Kansas, Ida Kate and her widowed father are waiting anxiously to welcome a mail-order bride and her baby. They have read all the letters she sent them and feel like they already know her.
Tragic History of Japanese-Americans in Internment Camps
This book covers the tragic history of the Japanese-American in Internment Camps. It relates details about when and how they became prisoners in their own country.
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This is the true story of Syvia Perlmutter, one of the twelve children who survived the Holocaust for five years in the ghetto in Lodz, Poland.
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