Brooklyn Rose

Historical fiction writer Ann Rinaldi has received the ALA Best Book for Young Adults. Brooklyn Rose is loosely based on the life of her own grandmother. Rose Frampton is...

My Vicksburg

Claire Louise Corbett and her Confederate family flee their home as Union soldiers shell their town of Vicksburg, Mississippi. They venture out from the safety of a cave only...

The Education of Mary A Little Miss of Color, 1832

Though 13-year-old Mary is happy to keep quiet about the secret instruction she receives at Miss Prudence Crandall’s private school for the daughters of the richest families in...