The Singing Tree by Kate Seredy

As clouds of war gather on the horizon and then break, Jancsi and Kate go on with life on the farm.

The Singing Tree

Clyde the Rebel by Rebecca Martin

As a rebellion is breaking out in the American colonies, Peter Miller has struggles at home with other rebels, including his horse.

Clyde the Rebel

The Ravenmaster's Secret by Elvira Woodruff

When his father is assigned to care for a young girl imprisoned in the Tower of London, Forrest has to choose whether to be brave or to let cowardice rule his life.

The Ravenmaster’s Secret

The Good Master by Kate Seredy

When her father can’t handle her anymore, he sends Kate to live with his brother on the family farm in rural, pre-World War I Hungary.

The Good Master

Doctor in Rags by Louise A. Vernon

When his sister’s serious illness brings him into contact with the famous doctor Paracelsus, Michael’s life is changed forever.

Doctor in Rags

Wintering by William Durbin

On his second trip from Montreal to Grand Portage as a voyageur, Pierre overwinters in the North at a fur trading post near an Indian village.

Wintering

Imagine...The Great Flood by Matt Koceich

When Corey falls and hits his head, he wakes up near the Ark as Noah and his sons prepare for the Flood.

Imagine…The Great Flood

Perception by Emily Ann Benedict

A retelling of Jane Austen’s Persuasion, this is the delightful story of a girl trying to do her best by everyone she knows, and struggling to overcome sorrow from the past.

Perception

The Return by Suzanne Woods Fisher

Tessa Bauer and Betsy Zook are both in love with Hans Bauer—but what happens when Betsy is captured by the Indians in Lancaster County in 1763?

The Return

Candy Bombers by Robert Elmer

As he struggles for survival during the Berlin Airlift in 1948, Erich must eventually decide whether to hold on to hatred or to forgive.

Candy Bombers

Adventures of Rush Revere series by Rush Limbaugh

This series of books uses a time-traveling horse to help children feel like they are seeing the events that led up to and followed the American Revolution, and understand the American style of government.

Adventures of Rush Revere Series

The Arrow Over the Door by Joseph Bruchac

When Indians surround the Meetinghouse where his family and friends are gathered, Samuel learns the power of love.

The Arrow Over the Door

The Little Riders by Margaretha Shemin

When the Nazis try to take the town’s precious treasure, Johanna and her grandparents must find a way to save the riders.

The Little Riders

Shepherd, Potter, Spy and the Star Namer by Peggy Miracle Consolver

Keshub’s Gibeonite family watches fearfully as the Hebrews approach closer and closer to Canaan.

Shepherd, Potter, Spy and the Star Namer

Call Me Ruth by Marilyn Sachs

Life was not wonderful for Ruth and her mother after they joined her father in America, and they had to find ways to survive and love each other.

Call Me Ruth

The Broken Blade by William Durbin

When his father is injured and can’t make the family’s living for the year, Pierre signs up to paddle a canoe from Montreal to Grand Portage in his father’s place.

The Broken Blade

The Secret Church by Louise A. Vernon

Richard must choose whether to save himself or help others when his cousin Otto’s family are stoned out of Munster for being Anabaptists.

The Secret Church

The Brickmakers by Rebecca Martin

Because of increasing persecution, Peter’s family moves from the mountains of Switzerland to the Palatinate in Germany to work on the estate of a Count.

The Brickmakers

White Stallion of Lipizza by Marguerite Henry

Hans’s family have always been bakers, but Hans dreams of riding the Lipizzaners, who live and perform in his home city of Vienna, Austria.

White Stallion of Lipizza

Madeleine Takes Command by Ethel C. Brill

When the family’s fort in New France is besieged by Indians in 1692, 14-year-old Madeleine must take command to protect those who were inside in this true story.

Madeleine Takes Command

Out of Many Waters by Jacqueline Dembar Greene

Six years after being kidnapped by the Jesuits during the Portuguese Inquisition, two sisters escape from the monastery in Brazil and try to make their way to Amsterdam to find their parents.

Out of Many Waters

Houseboat Girl by Lois Lenski

Patsy’s family move into a houseboat again after spending a couple of years on land, because they just can’t stay away from the Mississippi River.

Houseboat Girl

Lizzie and the Redcoat by Susan Martins Miller

Twelve-year-old Lizzie and her brother find themselves in the middle of the controversy raging in 1765 Boston over the taxes that Britain is levying on the colonies.

Lizzie and the Redcoat

Sarah's New World: The Mayflower Adventure by Colleen L. Reece

A brother and sister travel from Holland to America with the group of people who are now known as the Pilgrims.

Sarah’s New World