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While waiting for a church meeting in 1706, Susanna English, daughter of a wealthy Salem merchant, recalls the malice, fear, and accusations of witchcraft that tore her village apart in 1692.
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In the turbulent aftermath of Lincoln's assassination, Emily Pigbush confronts her own personal pain when her mother dies, her friend Annie Surratt's mother is jailed for her role in Lincoln's murder, and she realizes that her physician uncle has become involved in body snatching. Reissue.
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Relates the lives of Mary Todd Lincoln, raised in a wealthy Virginia family, and Lizzy Keckley, a dressmaker born a slave, as they grow up separately then become best friends when Mary's childhood dream of living in the White House comes true.
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Cast Two Shadows

By Ann Rindaldi

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In South Carolina in 1780, fourteen-year-old Caroline sees the Revolutionary War take a terrible toll among her family and friends and, along with a startling revelation about her own background, comes to understand the true nature of war.
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Letter Writer

By Ann Rinaldi

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Harriet Whitehead, a young girl who serves as letter writer for her blind stepmother, is haunted by her unwitting role in Nat Turner's Rebellion, one of the bloodiest slave uprisings in the history of America.
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In the diary account of her life at a government-run Pennsylvania boarding school in 1880, a twelve-year-old Sioux Indian girl reveals a great need to find a way to help her people. B&W illus. 206p. (Ages: Juvenile).
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Nine Days a Queen

By Ann Rinaldi

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After being forced to marry and become the Queen of England, sixteen-year-old Lady Jane Grey is beheaded nine days later due to the political ambitions of her parents, in a nonfictional tale filled with various historical events and figures of the period, such as King Henry VIII and Queen Mary I. Reprint.
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Although the Civil War has ended, Eulinda's younger brother, still in slavery, has been sold, and her older brother has run away, leaving her alone in a household headed by a cruel mistress.
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With their father away most of the time advocating independence for the American colonies, the children of Patrick Henry try to raise themselves, manage the family plantation, and care for their mentally ill mother. Reprint.
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Redheaded Princess

By Ann Rinaldi

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This beautifully crafted story takes readers into the dramatic world of England and follows a girl as she learns to be a ruler- and forever alters history. Elizabeth began as a princess in exile, always wary since life was never safe.Her mother was executed when Elizabeth was three, and since then the young princess has balanced new loyalties and dangerous affections. Ann Rinaldi brings historic fact and vivid details to this thrilling story of a young girl who would become Elizabeth I. As the young princess learns to be a ruler and navigate the dangerous world in which she lives, readers will be swept away by the very human emotions of a woman that would become Queen. (Ages 8-12).
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Sarah's Ground

By Ann Rinaldi

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Eighteen-year-old Sarah Tracy comes to work at Mount Vernon, the historic Virginia home of George Washington, where she tries to protect the neutrality of the site during the Civil War, and where she encounters her future husband.
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Taking Liberty

By Ann Rinaldi

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After serving Martha Washington loyally for twenty years, Oney Judge realizes that she is just a slave and must decide if she will run away to find true freedom.
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The Coffin Quilt

By Ann Rinaldi

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Fanny McCoy's family has been caught up in a bitter, violent, and senseless feud with their neighbors, the Hatfields, and Fanny, the only one who sees the horror in what is happening, must find a way to escape the hate. Reprint. 30,000 first printing.
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In 1863 Pennsylvania, as Confederate and Union soldiers take over their town, 14-year-old Tacy faces the horrors of the Battle of Gettysburg while locking horns with her disabled brother David, who struggles with his desire to go to war.
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