Books

Women Heroes of World War II: The Pacific Theater

There are quite a few books about Europe during WWII, but there are not that many about the Pacific theater. Women Heroes of World War II: The Pacific Theater profiles 15 courageous women in the Pacific. Women Heroes of World War II: The Pacific Theater I’ve been a fan of Kathryn...

American Civil War Books for Kids

I love learning history without a textbook. Throughout elementary school and middle school, I gained a wealth of knowledge about the American Civil War. Nothing brings history to life quite like an intricate story and characters with rich backgrounds, thoughts, hopes, and fears. Bring the...

Counted With the Stars (Cossette) Review

Sold into slavery by her father and forsaken by the man she was supposed to marry, young Egyptian Kiya must serve a mistress who takes pleasure in her humiliation. When terrifying plagues strike Egypt, Kiya is in the middle of it all. Choosing to flee with the Hebrews, Kiya finds herself...

Trusting Calvin – Max Edelman

In the midst of starvation, disease, random shootings, and trigger-happy guards, any person surviving the Holocaust has an incredible story of how he (or she) defied the odds. Surviving the Holocaust with a disability? An extraordinary testament to triumph of the human spirit. Trusting...