Lively, frank portrait of Jefferson, flaws and all.
By Maira Kalman
Uneven writing in kid-friendly intro to black history.
By Charles R. Smith Jr.
Inspiring, educational story of 1800s civil rights heroes.
By Susan E. Goodman
A heartfelt intro to King's peaceful protest movement.
By Angela Farris Watkins
History this lively should be required reading in school.
By Jonah Winter
Heart-stopping true story of students who resisted Nazis.
By Russell Freedman
Thrilling true story of teenagers who stood up to the Nazis.
By Phillip M. Hoose
Gripping nonfiction account of Vietnam-era whistle-blowing.
By Steve Sheinkin