Hand in Hand: Ten Black Men Who Changed America by Andrea Dravis Pinkey. Illustrated by Brian Pinkey.
Ellen's Broom by Kelly Starling Lyons. Illustrated by Daniel Minter.
I, Too, Am America by Langston Hughe. Illustrated by Bryan Collier.
The Revolution of Evelyn Serrano by Sonia Manzano.
My Family for the War by Anne C. Voorhoeve
Diego Rivera: His World and Ours by Duncan Tonatiuh
Drawing from Memory by Allen Say.
Me... Jane by Patrick McDonnell.
The Cazuela That the Farm Maiden Stirred by Samantha R. Vamos.
Heart and Soul: The Story of America and African Americans by Kadir Nelson.
Wonderstruck by Brian Selznick.
Inside Out & Back Again by Thanhha Lai.
The Brave Escape of Edith Wharton by Connie Nordhielm Wooldridge.
The Dreamer by Pam Muñoz Ryan.
The Extraordinary Mark Twain (According to Susy) by Barbara Kerley.
Lost Boy: The Story of the Man Who Created Peter Pan by Jane Yolen.
The Chiru of High Tibet by Jacqueline Briggs Martin.
Ballet of Martha: Making Applachian Spring by Jan Greenberg and Sandra Jordan.
The Cowgirl Way: Hats Off to America's Women of the West by Holly George-Warren.
Dave the Potter: Artist, Poet, Slave by Laban Carrick Hill.
Moon Over Manifest by Clare Vanderpool.
Sources of Light by Margaret McMullan.
They called Themselves the K.K.K.: The Birth of an American Terrorist Group by Susan Campbell Bartoletti.
Turtle in Paradise by Jennifer L. Holm.
Betti on the High Wire by Lisa Railsback.
Stand Straight, Ella Kate: The True Story of a Real Giant by Kate Klise.
Heart of a Samurai by Margi Preus.
The War to End All Wars: World War I by Russell Freedman.
Almost Astronauts: 13 Women Who Dared to Dream by Tanya Lee Stone.
Anne Frank: Her Life in Words and Pictures by Menno Meselaar and Ruud van der Rol.
Bad News for Outlaws: The Remarkable Life of Bass Reeves, Deputy U.S. Marshal by Caunda Micheaux Nelson.
Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justice by Phillip Hoose
Darwin by Alice B. McGinty
Ernest Hemingway: A Writer's Life by Catherine Reef
Open the Door to Liberty by Anne Rockwell
The Rise and Fall of Senator Joe McCarthy by James Cross Giblin.
The Secret World of Walter Anderson by Hester Bass.
You never Heard of Sandy Koufaz?! by Jonah Winter.
Return to Sender by Julia Alvarez.
Where the Mountain Meets the Moon by Grace Lin.
Follow that Map! A First Book of Mapping by Scot Ritchie.
When the Whistle Blows by Fran Cannon.
1776: A New Look at Revolutionary Williamsburg by K.M. Kostyal
The Dust Bowl Through the Lens by Martin W. Sandler.
Ellis Island: Coming to the Land of Liberty by Raymond Bial.
How to get Rich on the Oregon Trial by Tod Olson.
If America Were a Village: A Book abou the People of the United States by David J. Smith and illustrated by Shelagh Armstrong.
Keep on! The Story of Matthew Henson, Co-Discovered the North Pole by Deborah Hopkinson and illustrated by Stephen Alcorn.
Marching for Freedom: Walk Together, Children, and Don't You Grow Weary by Elizabeth Partridge.
Mare's War by Tanita S. Davis.
The Mostly True Adventures of Homer P. Figg by Rodman Philbrick.
Ron's Big Mission by Rose blue and Corinne J. Naden and illustrated by Don Tate.
Written in Bone: Buried Lives of Jamestown and Colonial Maryland by Sally M. Walker.
Years of Dust by Albert Marrin.
A Gift of Days: The Greatest Words to Live By by Stephen Alcorn.
All the World by Liz Garton and illustrated by Marla Frazee.
Anything But Typical by Nora Raleigh Baskin.
When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead.
After the Train by Gloria Whelan.
Burn My Heart by Beverly Naidoo.
A Faraway Island by Annika.
Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins.
Erika-San by allen Say.
Going Bovine by Libba Bray.
Neo Leo: The Ageless Ideas of Leonardo da Vinci by Gene Baretta.
Pharaoh's Boat by David Weitzman.
Christo and Jeanne-Claude: Through the Gates and Beyond by Jan Greenberg.
Elizabeth Leads the Way: Elizabeth Cady Stanton and the Right to Vote by Tanya Lee Stone. Illustrated by Rebecca Gibbon.
Great Peacemakers: True Stories from Around the World by Ken Beller and Heather Chase.
Ida B. Wells: Let the Truth be Told by Walter Dean and Illustrated by Bonnie Christensen.
A life in the Wild: George Schaller's Struglle to Save the Last Great Beasts by Pamela S. Turner and illustrated with photography by George B. Schaller.
Piano Starts Here: The Young Art Tatum by Rober Andrew Parker.
Sandy's Circus: A Story about Alexander Calder by Tanya Lee Stone and illustrated by Boris Kulikov.
Wanda Gág: The Girl Who Lived to Dray by Debora Kogan Ray.
Wangari's Trees of Peace: A True Story from Africa by Jeanette Winter.
Artichoke's Heart by Suzanne Supplee.
Bodies from the Ice: Melting Glaciers and the Recovery of the Past by James M. Deem.
Boost by Kathy Mackel.
Facts of Life: Stories by Gary Soto.
Hurricane Song by Paul Volponi.
I Get So Hungry by Bebe Moore Campbell. Illustrated by Amy Bates.
My One Hundred Adventures by Polly Gorvath.
Pale Male by Janet Schulman. Illustrated by Meilo So.
Two Bobbies: A True Story of Hurrican Katrina, Friendship, and Survival. by Kirby Larson and Mary Nethery. Illustrated by Jean Cassels.
Unsettled: The Problem of Loving Israel by Marc Aronson.
Show Me the Money: How to Make Cents of Economics by Alvin Hall.
Way up and Over Everything by alice McGill. Illustrated by Jude Daly.
Afghan Drams: Young Voices of Afghanistan by Tony O'Brien and Mike Sulivan.
Chee-Lin: A Giraffe's Journey by James Rumford.
How I Learned Geography by Uri Shulevitz.
What the World Eats by Faith D'Aluisio.
1968 by Michael T. Kaufman.
Ain't Nothing but a Man: My Quest to Find John Henry by Scott Reynolds Nelson and Marc Aronson.
America at War by Lee Bennet Hopkins (Editor). Illustrated by Stphen Alcorn.
Boycott Blues: How Rosa Parks Inspired a Nation by Andrea Davis Pinkey. Illustrated by Brian Pinkey.
Chains by Laurie Halse Anderson.
Colonial Voices: Hear Them Speak by Kay Winters. Illustrated by Lary Day.
Duel: Burr and Hamilton's Deadly War of Words by Dennis Brindell Fradin. Ilustrated by Larry Day.
First People: An Illustrated History of American Indians by David C. Kings.
The Floating Circus by Tracie Vaughn Zimmer.
I'll pass for Your Comrade: Women Soldiers in the Civil War by Anita Silvey.
Independent Dames: What You Never Knew about the Women and Girls of the American Revolution by Laurie Halse Anderson. Illustrated by Matt Faulkner.
Lady Liberty by Doreen Rappaport. Illustrated by Matt Tavares.
Our White House, Looking In Looking Out. National Children's Book and Literacy Alliance.
Shooting the Moon by Frances O'Roark Dowell.
Sweat and Blood: A History of U.S. Labor Unions by Gloria Skurzynski.
Steel Town by Jonah Winter. Illustrated by Terry Widener.
That Book Woman by Heather Henson. Illustrated by David Small.
A Tugging String: A Novel about Growing Up during the Civil Rights Era by David T. Greenberg.
White Sands, Red Menace by Ellen Klages.
The Adoration of Jenna Fox by Mary E. Pearson.
Always with You by Ruth Vander Zee. Illustrated by Ronald Himler.
The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins.
Looks by Madeleine George.
Skin Deep by E.M. Crane
Mythological Creatures: A Classical Bestiary by Lynn Curlee.
Beneath My Mother's Feet by Ajed Qamar.
The Iranian Revolution by Brendan January
A River of Words: The Story of William Carlos Williams by Jen Bryant. Illustrated by Melissa Sweet
The Surrender Tree: Poems of Cuba's Struggle for Freedom by Margarita Engle.
T4: A Novel in Verse by Ann Clare LeZotte
Down the Colorado: John Wesley Powell, the One-Armed Explorer by Deborah Kogan Ray
Patience Wright: America's First Sculptor and Revolutionary Spy by Pegi Deitz Shea. Illustrated by Bethanne Andersen
Hair for Mama by Kelly A. Tinkham. Illustrated by Amy June Bates.
Reaching for Sun by Tracie Vaughn Zimmer
Being Caribou: Five Months on Foot with a Caribou Herd by Karsten Heuer
One Well: The Story of Water on Earth by Rochelle Strauss. Illustrated by Rosemary Woods
Rough, Tough Charley by Verla Kay. Illustrated by Adam Gustavson
Martina the Beautiful Cockroach: A Cuban Folktale by Carmen Agra Deedy. Illustrated by Michael Austin.
Night of the Howling Dogs by Graham Salisbury
Elijah of Buxton by Christopher Paul Curtis
The Impossible Patriotism Project by Linda Skeers. Illustrated by Ard Hoyt
On the Wings of Heroes by Richard Peck
Useful Fools by C.A. Schmidt
The World Made New: Why the Age of Exploration Happened and how It Changed the World by Marc Aronson and John W. Gelenn.
Ballerina Dreams by Lauren Thompson. Illustrated by James Estrin
Converting Kate by Beckie Weinheimer
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies!: Voices From a Medieval Village by Laura Amy Schlitz. Illustrated by Robert Byrd
Home of the Brave by Katherine Applegate
Race: A History Beyond Black and White by Marc Aronson
Close to the Wind: The Beaufort Scale by Peter Malone
Cracker! The Best Dog in Vietnam by Cynthia Kadohata
Four Feet, Two Sandals by Karen Lynn Williams and Khadra Mohammed. Illustrated by Doug Chayka
Tasting the Sky: A Palestinian Childhood by Ibtisam Barakat
The Wall: Growing up Behind the Iron Curtain by Peter Sis
The Cat with the Yellow Star: Coming of Age in Terezin by Susan Goldman Rubin and Ela Weissberger
Counting Coup: Becoming a Crow Chief on the Reservation and Beyond by Joseph Medicine Crow
Jane Addams: Champion of Democracy by Judith Bloom Fradin and Dennis Brindell Fradin
John Muir: America's First Environmentalist by Kathryn Lasky. Illustrated by Stan Fellows
Of Numbers and Stars: The Story of Hypatia by D. Anne Love. Illustrated by Pam Paparone
Onward: A Photobiography of African-American Polar Explorer Matthew Henson by Dolores Johnson.
Something Out of Nothing: Marie Curie and Radium by Carla Killough McClafferty
Viktor Frankl: A LIfe Worth Living by Anna S. Redsand
Little Mamá Forgets by Robin Cruise. Illustrated by Stacey Dressen-McQueen
Suicide bombers : foot soldiers of the terrorist movement by Elaine Landau
Oh, rats! The Story of Rats and People by Albert Marrin. Illustrated by C.B. Marrin
Tsunami: The True Story of an April Fool's Day Disaster by Gail Langer Karwoski. Illustrated by John MacDonald
Africa for Kids: Exploring a Vibrant Continent by Harvey Croze. Illustrated by Laura D'Argo
Tour America: A Journey Through Poems and Art by Diane Siebert. Illustrated by Stephen T. Johnson
Across the Blue Pacific: A World War II Story by Louise Borden. Illustrated by Robert Andrew Parker
Blood on the River: James Town 1607 by Elisa Carbone.
Copper Sun by Sharon Draper
Hearts of Stone by Kathleen Ernst
Journeys for Freedom by Susan Buckley and Elspeth Leacock. Illustrated by Rodica Prato
Kids Make History: A New Look at America's Story by Susan Buckley and Elspeth Leacock. Illustrated by Randy Jones
Monkey Town: The Summer of the Scopes Trial by Ronald Kidd
Moses: When Harriet Tubman Led Her People to Freedom by Carole Weatherford. Illustrated by Kadir Nelson
My Last Skirt: The Story of Jennie Hodgers, Union Soldier by Lynda Durrant
Pop's Bridge by Eve Bunting. Illustrated by C.F. Payne
Remember Little Bighorn: Indians, Soldiers, and Scouts Tell Their Stories by Paul Robert Walker
Salaam: A Muslim American Boy's Story by Tricia Brown
Saving the Buffalo by Albert Marrin
Singing Hands by Delia Ray
Victory by Susan Cooper
Weedflower by Cynthia Kadohata
Bowery Girl by Kim Taylor
Jackie's Bat by Marybeth Lorbeieki. Illustrated by Brian Pinkney
Escaping into the Night by D. Dina Friedman
Pirates by John Matthews
Uncle Peter's Amazing Chinese Wedding by Lenore Look. Illustrated by Yumi Heo
Alphabet of Dreams by Susan Fletcher