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Mary of the Mayflower
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,620. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2014 by Scrivener Books. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods, Nonfiction » History » North America
Mary's world changes forever when her father announces that they will join the Pilgrims traveling to the New World in search of more freedom and a better life. She must leave her older sisters and friends, and even her cat. With only the clothes on her back and her grandmother's locket, Mary joins her parents aboard the Mayflower and starts the dangerous journey across the Atlantic Ocean.
The Grist Mill Secret
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,010. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013 by Spyderwort Press. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
In 1773, in a hidden cellar below the lonely mill where Tabby lives, is a gunshop where Father makes muskets for the Minute Men. But when an English family, suspected by all to be loyalist spies, builds a country house nearby, Tabby is torn between patriotism and friendship with the new neighbors. Can she remain friends with Alice and Jack and still keep the vital secret of the grist mill?
The Cannon of Courage: Gabriel Cooper & the Noble Train of Artillery
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,210. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2020 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods, Fiction » Children’s books » Boys & Men
From Chris Stevenson, author of The Drum of Destiny, comes Gabriel Cooper’s next Revolutionary War adventure. Middle-grade historical fiction at its best, Gabriel Cooper is the Johnny Tremain for a new generation.
A Tea Party
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,590. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
Chelsea is having trouble with her fifth grade history homework. Theodora, the magic cat, offers to take both Chelsea and her friend Robby back to the time of the Boston Tea Party. Theodora helps them while they learn about the Boston Tea Party and have an adventure in old Boston.
Home on Stoney Creek
Series: Sarah's Journey, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,710. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods, Fiction » Christian » Historical
The cry for freedom is spreading through the colonies calling many people to war, but Sarah's family feels called to a new, untamed wilderness called Kentucky. Kentucky doesn't feel much like freedom to Sarah, however, with its harsh living conditions and non-stop Indian raids. She can't understand why God didn't answer her prayers to stay in Virginia, and she vows she'll return some day.
The Path: Tales From a Revolution - Rhode-Island
Series: Tales From a Revolution. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 53,170. Language: American English. Published: October 19, 2017 by Brief Candle Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
Yves de Bourganes only wanted to make some money to send to his mother, and perhaps have a taste of adventure. He never expected to become enmeshed in a war between Great Britain and her restive colonies. When he encounters Amalie, a slave with a difficult past, though, his world is truly turned upside down, and he learns that some paths lead to unexpected destinations.
American Twins of the Revolution
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,380. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2020 by Bluewater Publications. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
During the Revolutionary War, General Priestly entrusted his children, Sally and Roger, to help their mother deliver the money to pay the Continental Army. They struggled through countless obstacles, knowing that if they didn’t succeed, it would halt progress in the war. Hardships like the ones in this story, based on truth, were endured by many to bring about the privileges Americans enjoy today.
Deborah Remembers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,470. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013 by Spyderwort Press. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods, Fiction » Children’s books » Dolls
Deborah, a very special doll, was created 300 years ago in New England: She can remember a terrible Indian massacre, the old Puritan settlements, the Revolutionary War and the Underground Railroad. Deborah Remembers was based on many real local events and personalities from the history of Westfield, Massachusetts. Her long, rich, often poignant story will captivate you and touch your heart.
Hannah's Hessian
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,680. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013 by Spyderwort Press. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
Little Hannah has plenty to worry about in the spring of 1775—war, smallpox, storing enough food and firewood to last through the New England winters—and also school. But worst of all are the terrifying Hessians, soldiers hired to fight the American patriot army. And when Hessian prisoners pass through their own village, Hannah’s greatest fear seems to be coming true—or does it?
Tale of a Patriot Part Four
Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 33,640. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods, Fiction » Historical » USA
This is Part Four of the Tale of a Patriot series. Down on his luck and refusing to work the family farm, Joe reenlists in the new United States Navy. While battling the Barbary Coast Pirates, his ship is part of the US Marine landing on the shores of Tripoli. In 1812, with his enlistment up, the United States declares War on England, Once again, Joe reenlists to fight the British.
Christmas Night 1776
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,620. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
Whether or not America ever becomes a nation hinges on General George Washington’s decision that night, when it seems like everything has gone wrong. Can Gabe, Elizabeth, and Marty convince General Washington to press on in the face of incredible odds? The fate of the future United States of America hangs in the balance!
Beyond the Stone Arch
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,460. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2019 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
During a visit to her grandmother’s house, Ellie notices a stone arch in the garden that she has never seen before. Curious, she steps through it and meets a boy, Orly, who has been waiting for her. He tells her that he was killed two hundred years ago, and he needs Ellie’s help to find his grave so he can go back to his village, and she's the only one who can help....
The Haunted House on Walnut Street
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,940. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
For thousands of years a select group of people have been given the unique ability to travel through time. You may not know it, but you might have encountered one or two of them in your life. Most are usually good. However some of them, guided by villainous intentions, have taken advantage of this special gift and have attempted to alter life as we know it. Can they be stopped?
The Drum of Destiny: Gabriel Cooper & the Road to Revolution
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,970. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2020 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods, Fiction » Children’s books » Boys & Men
A discarded drum and a dream, at the dawn of the American Revolution. Twelve-year-old orphan, Gabriel Cooper, dodges Tories, overcomes sickness and the perils of a patriot, as he journeys from New York to Boston along the Post Road, to join the fight for freedom. Accessible and exciting, The Drum of Destiny is Johnny Tremain meets Horatio Hornblower for a new generation.
Remembering Thomas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,340. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2018 by MuseItUp Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
Jennifer and James and their two friends, Kaytlyn and Sleepy, step through a time portal in the vicinity of modern-day Kips Bay and find themselves caught in the middle of a Revolutionary War battle. Their purpose is to stop the evil Malman, who wants to change the course of history by altering an event that occurred at the Battle of Harlem Heights.
Between the Lines: A Revolutionary War Slave’s Journey to Freedom
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 47,620. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013 by White Mane Publishing, Co., Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
Twelve-year-old Cassie, a mixed-race slave, is caught between the color lines in eighteenth-century Revolutionary War Virginia. She escapes slavery finding refuge with the British Army only to be cast out of Yorktown between the battle lines during the last great battle for American Independence. With her future in the balance, she must decide whether or not to reveal her true identity.
Jamestown's Deliverance
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,080. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods, Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
The Kairos Makers series straddles the line between early chapter readers and middle grade. They're short reads, illustrated, and include an historical section at the end for those who want to know more about what really happened.
Jamestown: A History Just for Kids!
Series: A History Just for Kids, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,970. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
The weather is starting to get very cold. It is December of 1607, and Captain John Smith is one of the men who are in charge of the Jamestown colony. Things are not going well. They have been in America for about eight months, and winter is almost here. Even so, they have hardly any food, their living conditions are poor, and they did not have time to plant any crops in the time since they