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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...

100 Historical Books For Kids: Grades K-4

History should never be boring! Here is a list of 100 quality historical books for kids, reviewed. I have read most of them, and the ones I haven’t, they look really good and I feel comfortable recommending them. I tried to include a mixture of well-known classics, with many of...

11 Little-Known Event Books

  Coal mines and the Lattimer Massacre – September 1897 A Coal Miner’s Bride by Susan Campbell Bartoletti Until reading this book, I had never heard of the Lattimer Massacre. On September 10, 1897, about 300-400 coal miners (mostly immigrants) protested against unfair wages...