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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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Ever-After Bird

By Ann Rinaldi

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In 1851, thirteen-year-old Cecilia has her eyes opened to the horrors of slavery when she accompanies her ornithologist uncle on an expedition in search of the rare "Scarlet Ibis," and watches as he shows slaves the way to the Underground Railroad.
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A fictionalized biography of the eighteenth-century African woman who, as a child, was brought to New England to be a slave, and after publishing her first poem when a teenager, gained renown throughout the colonies as an important black American poet.
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Juliet's Moon

By Ann Rinaldi

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In Missouri in 1863, twelve-year-old Juliet Bradshaw learns to rely on herself and her brother, a captain with Quantrill's Raiders, as she sees her family home burned, is imprisoned by Yankees, and then kidnapped by a blood-crazed Confederate soldier.
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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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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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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 Staircase

By Ann Rinaldi

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Having been left by her father at a girls school run by nuns, Lizzy Enders feels very out of place, personally and religiously, yet when she is befriended by the handyman who makes her a staircase to the choir loft, Lizzy begins to open up a bit and deal with her new surroundings. Reprint. 30,000 first printing.
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Jem wishes for freedom for her country during the Revolutionary War, and for herself from her strict tutor, John Reid, and his strong ties to England, but soon finds there is more to John than meets the eye. Reprint.
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