Excellent poems depict coming of age in tumultuous 1960s.
By Jacqueline Woodson
Fascinating nonfiction account of little-known conspiracy.
By Steve Sheinkin
Gripping nonfiction graphic novel brings Old West to life.
By Frederick L. McKissack Jr., Patricia C. McKissack
Severe look at war's impact better for older kids.
By Alice Walker
Pirate thrills may be too much for some kids.
By John Matthews
Brings Civil War to life; some gruesome photos.
By Martin W. Sandler