Juvenile & Young Adult / Themes / People & Places / United States

New Releases

icon Subscribe to feed

Browse

Best Selling

New Releases

Awards

 

Category

Delete United States

 

In category

African American (185)

Hispanic & Latino (60)

Native American (52)

Asian American (50)

Other (17)

 

Age

Early childhood (0)

Beginner reader (0)

Advanced reader (0)

Teen (0)

Young adult (0)

 

Price

All

Free

Below $ 5

$ 5 - $ 10

$ 10 - $ 15

Delete Price range

From :
To :
OK

 

Language

English (423)

French (0)

German (0)

Spanish (8)

Italian (2)

 

Protection

All (423)

DRM Free (1)

DRM (422)

More options

The Runaway Mitten: A Michigan Adventure Story

by Anne Margaret Lewis & Aaron Zenz

One day a little mitten decides he wants to take an extraordinary adventure across the state of Michigan. His mother, ever watchful of her sweet little mitten, wants to help prepare him for his journey around...


Dream Things True

by Marie Marquardt

Evan, a soccer star and the nephew of a conservative Southern Senator, has never wanted for much -- except a functional family. Alma has lived in Georgia since she was two-years-old, excels in school, and has...


The Music Thief

by Peni R. Griffin

In a harsh and noisy time, a young girl's key to her dreams -- music -- may be closer than she thinks.

There was a new song playing in the back of Alma's head. An angry song, for Jovita and her killer, and Eddie,...


An Island Like You

by Judith Ortiz Cofer

Judith Ortiz Cofer's Pura Belpré award-winning collection of short stories about life in the barrio! Rita is exiled to Puerto Rico for a summer with her grandparents after her parents catch her with a boy....


Lillian's Right to Vote: A Celebration of the Voting Rights Act of 1965

by Jonah Winter & Shane W. Evans

An elderly African American woman, en route to vote, remembers her family’s tumultuous voting history in this picture book publishing in time for the fiftieth anniversary of the Voting Rights Act of 1965....


Another Kind of Hurricane

by Tamara Ellis Smith

In this stunning debut novel, two very different characters—a black boy who loses his home in Hurricane Katrina and a white boy in Vermont who loses his best friend in a tragic accident—come together to...


Death Valley

by Kathleen Duey & Karen A. Bale

A brother and sister struggle to survive a harrowing trip across Death Valley—the most dangerous part of the Mojave Desert and the hottest spot in North America—in this riveting tale of historical fiction,...


Shadowshaper

by Daniel José|| Older

Paint a mural. Start a battle. Change the world. Sierra Santiago planned an easy summer of making art and hanging out with her friends. But then a corpse crashes the first party of the season. Her stroke-ridden...


Rush Revere y los peregrinos valientes: Aventuras a través del tiempo con estadounidenses excepcionales

by Rush Limbaugh

¿Así que crees que la historia es aburrida? Un hombre llamado Rush Revere está por cambiar tu opinión, ¡más de lo que te imaginas! Prepárate para la clase de historia más emocionante de todos los tiempos...


Betsy Ross's Star

by Stacia Deutsch, Rhody Cohon & Guy Francis

Get ready for a Stars and Stripes surprise!

When Mr. C tells the class they’ll be learning about Betsy Ross, Abigail is confused. What could the “what-if” question be?

Turns out that no one knows for sure...


The Girl in the Torch

by Robert Sharenow

The Invention of Hugo Cabret meets True Grit in this heartfelt novel of resilience, hope, and discovering a family where you least expect it, from award-winning author Robert Sharenow.

At the dawn of the twentieth...


A Handful of Stars

by Cynthia Lord

This powerful middle-grade novel from the Newbery Honor author of RULES explores a friendship between a small-town girl and the daughter of migrant workers. When Lily's blind dog, Lucky, slips his collar and...


Horrors of History: Massacre of the Miners: A Novel

by T. Neill Anderson

The fourth book in the Horrors of History historical fiction series follows several characters in Colorado in 1914, just before and during the Ludlow Massacre, which was an attack by the Colorado National Guard...


Double Happiness

by Nancy Tupper Ling & Alina Chau

For their move far away, Gracie and Jake are sad to leavethe golden bridge,the trolley tracks,and Nai Nai.But they fill empty boxes with treasures—a marble, a snake,a pair of wings.Tiny reminders of all they...


EllRay Jakes The Recess King!

by Sally Warner & Brian Biggs

“Kids of all stripes will identify with EllRay and his unwittingly hilarious antics.”—Booklist

Eight-year-old EllRay is down to one-and-a-half best friends, and his little sister points out the obvious:...


The Kidney Hypothetical: Or How to Ruin Your Life in Seven Days

by Lisa Yee

Lisa Yee gives us her most fascinating flawed genius since Millicent Min. Higgs Boson Bing has seven days left before his perfect high school career is completed. Then it's on to Harvard to fulfill the fantasy...


Sweet Clara and the Freedom Quilt

by Deborah Hopkinson

2013 marks the 20th anniversary of Sweet Clara and the Freedom Quilt!

As a seamstress in the Big House, Clara dreams of a reunion with her Momma, who lives on another plantation--and even of running away to freedom....


Hoodoo

by Ronald L. Smith

With this vivid debut, Zora Neale Hurston meets Stephen King in a supernatural Southern Gothic tale for middle grade readers.


Under a Painted Sky

by Stacey Lee

A powerful story of friendship and sacrifice, for fans of Code Name Verity 

Missouri, 1849: Samantha dreams of moving back to New York to be a professional musician—not an easy thing if you’re a girl, and...


Blue Birds

by Caroline Starr Rose

It’s 1587 and twelve-year-old Alis has made the long journey with her parents from England to help settle the New World, the land christened Virginia in honor of the Queen. And Alis couldn’t be happier....