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Joe Henry's Return
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,970. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2017 by Raven Publishing of Montana. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877)
Joe Henry Grummond and his Pa returned from the Montana gold fields (in Joe Henry's Journey) to Kentucky and find their family in sorrow and trouble and their farm in shambles after the Civil War. With an elderly Grandma, two little girls, and a disabled, orphaned neighbor boy, Joe and Pa return to Montana where they hope they can find a home.
Lightning Time
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,380. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015 by Short Fuse Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877), Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
When Theodore Worth’s parents hide the abolitionist John Brown overnight, Theodore is impressed by the man’s courage. Brown wants to free the slaves—by any means necessary—and in 1857 this makes him a wanted man. Two years later, Theodore runs away to join Brown and his men at Harper’s Ferry. Brown has a daring plan that, if it works, could end slavery. And if it doesn’t, it may kill them all.
When Sparrows Fall
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,810. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015 by Leap Books. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877), Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
When Susanna’s discovery of a strange nighttime visitor at her mysterious neighbor’s home leads to the unveiling of secrets, Susanna is forced to make a choice between her conscience and her Mennonite community.
The Second Cellar
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,020. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 20th Century, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877)
Leah's dull summer turns dangerous when she discovers a hidden ladder that transports her back to the days of the Underground Railroad, where she helps freedom seekers, risking her own life in the process. Leah also wrestles an ethical dilemma as she journeys through time and a crisis of faith.
Dark Enough To See The Stars
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,590. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014 by Helping Hands Press. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877), Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
Bloodhounds chase twelve-year-old slave Moses as he follows the North Star to Pennsylvania on the Underground Railroad. His mother had taught him to find the star before she was sold to a plantation hundreds of miles away. Finally in Harrisburg, Moses finds shelter with an Abolitionist family, but when the Fugitive Slave Act becomes law, Northerners caught harboring runaways must pay.