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Historical Fiction for Grades 3 - 6

Revolutionary War & Colonial America

J Carbone, Elisa
Blood on the River

JX McCully, Emily
Battle for St. Michaels

J Collier, James
My Brother Sam Is Dead

JX Moss, Marissa
Emma’s Journal

JX Dalgliesh, Alice
Courage of Sarah Noble

J Pryor, Bonnie

J Duble, Kathleen

J Speare, Elizabeth
Sign of the Beaver

J Forbes, Esther
Johnny Tremain

J Speare, Elizabetb
Witch of Blackbird Pond

Frontier Life & Gold Rush Days

J Avi
Hard Gold

J Erdrich, Louise
Porcupine Year

J Blos, Joan
Gathering of Days
JX Fleischman, Sid
Bandit’s Moon
J Brink, Carol
Caddie Woodlawn
JX Fleischman, Sid
By the Great Horn Spoon!
J Couloumbis, Audrey
Maude March on the Run!

J Gregory, Kristiana
Legend of Jimmy Spoon

J Couloumbis, Audrey
Misadventures of Maude

JX MacLachlan, Patricia
Sarah, Plain and Tall

J Cushman, Karen
Ballad of Lucy Whipple
JX Moss, Marissa
Rachel’s Journal
J Erdrich, Louise
Birchbark House
J Paterson, Katherine

J Erdrich, Louise
Game of Silence

J Wilder, Laura
Little House on the Prairie

Civil War & Slavery

J Avi
Iron Thunder

J Curtis, Christopher
Elijah of Buxton

J Beatty, Patricia
Who Comes With Cannons?
J Keith, Harold
Rifles for Watie
J Carbone, Elisa
Night Running
J Paulsen, Gary
Legend of Bass Reeves
J Carbone, Elisa
Storm Warriors
J Philbrick, W.R.
Mostly True Adventures of Homer

J Crisp, Marty
Private Captain

JX Roop, Connie
Grace’s Letter to Lincoln

Industrial Revolution & Immigration

J Armstrong, Jennifer
Theodore Roosevelt: Letters

J Larson, Kirby
Hattie Big Sky

J Avi
Secret School
J Yep, Laurence
Dragon’s Child

J Hesse, Karen
Letters From Rifka

J Yep, Laurence

Great Depression

J Bryant, Jennifer

J Curtis, Christopher
Bud, Not Buddy

J Choldenko, Gennifer
Al Capone Does My Shirts
J Hesse, Karen
Out of the Dust
J Choldenko, Gennifer
Al Capone Shines My Shoes
JX Moss, Marissa
Rose’s Journal

J Cummings, Priscilla
Saving Grace

J Peck, Richard
Long Way From Chicago

World War II

J Dahlberg, Maurine
Play to the Angel

J Maguire, Gregory
Good Liar

J Giff, Patricia
Lily’s Crossing
J Peck, Richard
On the Wings of Heroes
J Hahn, Mary
Stepping on the Cracks
J Propp, Vera
When the Soldiers Were Gone
J Kadohata, Cynthia
J Salisbury, Graham
Under the Blood-Red Sun

J Klages, Ellen
Green Glass Sea

J Wolff, Virginia
Bat 6
J Lawrence, Iain
B for Buster

J Yep, Laurence

J Lowry, Lois
Number the Stars

Vietnam War & Civil Rights

J Brown, Jacquelyn
Little Cricket

J Myers, Walter

J Collier, Kristi
Jericho Walls
J Robinet, H
Walking to the Bus-Rider Blues
J Curtis, Christopher
Watsons go to Birmingham
J Rodman, Mary
Yankee Girl
J Dowell, Frances
Shooting the Moon
JX Swain, Gwenyth
Riding to Washington
J Greenberg, David
Tugging String

J Testa, Maria
Almost Forever

JX McKissack, Pat
Abby Takes a Stand

Ancient Times

J Brennan, J.H.
Shiva (Prehistoric)

J Fletcher, Susan
Shadow Spinner (Persia)

J Carter, D.
His Majesty, Queen Hatshepsut (Egypt)
J Lawrence, Carol
Thieves of Ostia (Rome)
J Craig, Ruth
Malu’s Wolf (Prehistoric)
J McCaughrean, G.
Casting the Gods Adrift (Egypt)
J Denenberg, Barry
Atticus of Rome (Rome)
J Platt, Richard
Egyptian Diary (Egypt)
J Denenberg, Barry
Pandora of Athens (Greece)
JX Stanley, Diane
Fortune (Persia)
J Denzel, Justin
Hunt for the Last Cat (Prehistoric)
JX Stolz, Mary
Zekmet, the Stone Carver (Egypt)

J Dickinson, Peter
Bone From a Dry Sea (Prehistoric)

J Turner, Ann
Maia of Thebes (Egypt)

The New World

J Bruchac, Joseph
Children of the Longhouse

J Dorris, Michael
Morning Girl

J Dorris, Michael

J Dorris, Michael
Sees Behind Trees

Middle Ages & Renaissance

J Avi
Crispin (England)

J Cushman, Karen
Midwife’s Apprentice (England)

J Bennett, Veronica
Cassandra’s Sister (England)
J DeAngeli, Marguerite
Door in the Wall (England)

J Blackwood, Gary
Shakespeare Stealer (England)

J Giff, Patricia
Nory Ryan’s Song (Ireland)

J Blackwood, Gary
Shakespeare’s Scribe (England)

J Karr, Kathleen
Fortune’s Fool (Germany)

J Casanova, Mary
Curse of a Winter Moon (France)
JX Lasky, Kathryn
Grace the Pirate (Ireland)
J Cushman, Karen
Catherine, Called Birdy (England)
J Park, Linda
Kite Fighters (Korea)

J Cushman, Karen
Matilda Bone (England)

J Park, Linda
Single Shard (Korea)

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