Two cousins must take a road trip across America in 1969 in order to let a teen know he's been drafted to fight in Vietnam.
Rhoda, who is white, and Delia, who is black, are stunt pilots. When Delia is killed in a tragic accident, Rhoda is determined to honor her friend's unrealized dream of racial equality.
A war refugee partners with a city boy with rodeo dreams to track down the younger brother she was separated from during the Vietnam War.
In 1941 India, Vidya and her family move in with extended family and must adjust to a different way of life.
1890, Atlanta. By day, seventeen-year-old Jo Kuan works as a maid. By night, Jo writes an anonymous newspaper advice column.
In 1793 Philadelphia, sixteen-year-old Matilda Cook, separated from her sick mother, learns about perseverance and self-reliance when she is forced to cope with the horrors of a yellow fever epidemic.
On July 4th, 1777, fourteen-year-old Jake Mallory celebrates his nation's independence, but over the next four years Jake finds himself in perilous, war-torn circumstances.
Drawn back to Spain by the promises made by the Franco regime in 1957, the photographer son of an oil tycoon bonds with a girl who teaches him about the Spanish Civil War.
In 1942 New York City, fifteen-year-old Iris grieves for her mother and secretly helps her father with his detective business.
A thirteen-year-old boy and his little sister set out across Virginia in search of relatives during the final days of the Civil War.
It's 1911, and fourteen-year-old Joan Skraggs pours her heart, her yearning for love, and her hopes for a better future into her diary.
This is the tale of siblings Sosi, Shahen, and Mariam, who survive the Armenian genocide of 1915.
Set in Depression Era Virginia, orphaned Amelia struggles to keep her siblings together.
Mary Tudor, who would reign briefly as Queen of England during the sixteenth century, tells her story as a daughter of King Henry VIII.
Recounts the tragedy of the Meeker family during the Revolutionary War when one son joins the rebel forces.
Samuel and his younger brother are free black boys during the Civil War, but when Samuel takes the blame for his brother's prank, he is sent South and sold into slavery.
After living in a Catholic orphanage for four years, a Jewish boy embarks on a journey across Nazi-occupied Poland to find his parents.
In mid-thirteenth century Provence, Dolssa de Stigata is a religious girl who feels the call to preach and is condemned by the Inquisition.
In 1722, sixteen-year-old Nancy Kington escapes her family's Jamaican plantation with her slave friend and together they become pirates.