Heart-stopping true story of students who resisted Nazis.
By Russell Freedman
Moving verse tale of girl's experience in Darfur genocide.
By Andrea Davis Pinkney
Excellent poems depict coming of age in tumultuous 1960s.
By Jacqueline Woodson
Vivid, sometimes violent tale of Russia's last royal family.
By Candace Fleming
Irreverent collection offers mind-opening poems for kids.
By Karma Wilson
Exciting graphic-novel set is powerful historical fiction.
By Gene Luen Yang
Intense tale of teen breaking free from her abusive home.
By Ellen Hopkins
Inspiring story of teen pianist who escaped Nazis in WWII.
By Mona Golabek, Lee Cohen
Provocative memoir blends history with legend.
By Maxine Hong Kingston