Biographies and Historical Fiction booklist

List of Childhood of Famous Americans books on

List of Who Was series on

Little House Nine-Book Box Set — famous American family settling the American West

Magic Treehouse Series — for early readers, kids travel to different periods of time and place

American Girl Series — most interesting for girls, spans American history

Carry On, Mr. Bowditch — early colonial times, on the seas, lots of sea navigation and travel through the world by ship during that time

The Bronze Bow — set in ancient Israel

The Door in the Wall — set in medieval times

The Upstairs Room (Winner of the Newbery Honor) (The Upstairs Room Series Book 1)— world war II, Jewish girls in hiding

The Diary of a Young Girl— World War II, Jewish family in hiding- actual diary

Caddie Woodlawn — childhood of an American pioneer girl

My Brother Sam is Dead — American Revolutionary War

Johnny Tremain — American Revolutionary War

Number the Stars — World War II

Children of the Longhouse — Native Americans

George Washington, Spymaster: How the Americans Outspied the British and Won the Revolutionary War — American Revolutionary War

Ben and Me: An Astonishing Life of Benjamin Franklin by His Good Mouse Amos — Biography

The Mystery at Jamestown ((Real Kids, Real Places)) — Colonial America

The Witch of Blackbird Pond — Colonial America

Little Britches Series — American PIoneers

Sounder— Deep South 19th century

Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry (Puffin Modern Classics) (Logans Book 4) — Reconstruction in American South

Yesterday’s Classics— lots of options, go check it out has excellent lists of historical fiction also, as does amazon