This list is in the vertical file with the school reading lists for those times when a student says he has to read a book set in the Civil War, Middle Ages, WWII, etc. The titles are listed chronologically by the setting.

Year       Call #                Author                         Title

Prehistoric       YA/DEN    Denzel, Justin F.    Land of the Thundering Herds
1300 BCE       YA/LEV    Levitin, Sonia    Escape from Egypt
30CE       J/SPE    Speare, Elizabeth    Bronze Bow
500s       F/WHI    White, T. H.    Sword in the Stone
1063    YA/ALD    Alder, Elizabeth    King's Shadow
1096    YA/BRA    Bradford, Karleen    There Will Be Wolves
1100s    YA/TOM    Tomlinson, Theresa    The Forestwife
1100s    YA/SCO    Scott, Sir Walter    Talisman
1100s    YA/SCO    Scott, Sir Walter    Ivanhoe
1100s    YA/LLY    Llyweyn, Morgan    Strongbow
1241    J/KEL    Kelly, Eric    Trumpeter of Krakow
1290    YA/CUS    Cushman, Karen    Catherine, Called Birdy
1294    J/GRA    Gray, Elizabeth    Adam of the Road
1300s    J/DEA    DeAngeli, Margaurite    Door in the Wall
1302    YA/TEM    Temple, Francis    The Bedouins' Gazelle
1400s    YA/GAR    Garden, Nancy    Dove and Sword
1500s    YA/MER    Merino, Jose    Beyond the Ancient Cities
1600s    YA/BUR    Burgess, Melvin    Burning Issy
1675    YA/LUH    Luhrman, Winifred    Only Brave Tomorrows
1687    J/SPE    Speare, Elizabeth    Witch of Blackbird Pond
1700s    J/PAT    Paterson, Katherine    Master Puppeteer
1700s    J/SPE    Speare, Elizabeth    Sign of the Beaver
1754    J/SPE    Speare, Elizabeth    Calico Captive
1770    J/RIN    Rinaldi, Ann    Fifth of March
1772    YA/SHA    Shaik, Fatima    Melitte
1773    J/FOR    Forbes, Esther    Johnny Tremain
1773    YA/RIN    Rinaldi, Ann    Hang a Thousand Trees With Ribbons
1775    YA/FAS    Fast, Howard    April Morning
1776    YA/DEF    Deford, Deborah H.    Enemy Among Them
1778    J/AVI    Avi    Fighting Ground
1778    YA/RIN    Rinaldi, Ann    Finishing Becca
1781    J/WAL    Walter, Mildred    Second Daughter
1788    YA/RIN    Rinaldi, Ann    Stitch in Time
1790    YA/WOO    Wood, Frances    Becoming Rosemary
1792    YA/ORC    Orczy, Baroness    Scarlet Pimpernel
1793    J/WIL    Willis, Patricia    Danger Along the Ohio
1775    YA/LAW    Lawson, Robert    Mr. Revere and I
1798    YA/RIN    Rinaldi, Ann    Second Bend in the River
1800s    J/WIL    Wilder, Laura    Little House on the Prairie (series)
1800s    YA/ROL    Rolvaag, O. E.    Giants in the Earth
1800s    J/ODE    O'Dell, Scott    Streams to the River, River to the Sea
1807    YA/BER    Berry, James    Ajeemah and His Son
1811    YA/RIN    Rinaldi, Ann    Broken Days
1815    J/AUC    Auch, Mary    Journey to Nowhere
1830s    J/BLO    Blos, Joan    Gathering of Days
1832    YA/pbk, J/AVI    Avi    True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle
1838   YA/WAL    Walsh, Jill Paton    Grace
1839    YA/DEF    DeFelice, Cynthia    Weasel
1840s    J/FOX, J/Audio    Fox, Paula    Slave Dancer
1840    YA/RIN    Rinaldi, Ann    Blue Door
1843    YA/PAT    Paterson, Katherine    Lyddie
1848    J/PAU    Paulsen, Gary    Call Me Francis Tucket
1848    J/PAU    Paulsen, Gary    Mr.Tucket
1849    J/DEF    DeFelice, Cynthia    Apprenticeship of Lucas Whitaker
1850s    YA/pbk    Lasky, Kathryn    Beyond the Divide
1850s    J/MUR    Murrow, Liza    West Against the Wind
1850s    YA/PAU    Paulsen, Gary    Nightjohn
1850s    YA/pbk    Taylor, Theodore    Walking Up a Rainbow
1855    J/Avi, J/Audio    Avi    Barn
1857    YA/MAR    Marvin, Isabel R.    Josefina and the Hanging Tree
1858    YA/LAS    Lasky, Kathryn    True North
1860s    J/BEA    Beatty, Patricia    Charley Skedaddle
1860s    YA/BUR    Burks, Brian    Soldier Boy
1860s    YA/COL    Collier, James    With Every Drop of Blood
1860s    YA/FOR    Forrester, Sandra    My Home is Over Jordan
1860s    YA/pbk    Nixon, Joan    Family Apart
1860s    YA/BEA    Beatty, Patricia    Jayhawker
1860    YA/RIN    Rinaldi, Ann    In My Father's House
1861    YA/FLE, J/Audio    Fleischman, Paul    Bull Run
1861    YA/HIC    Hickman, Janet    Zoar Blue
1861    J/HUN    Hunt, Irene    Across Five Aprils
1862    YA/FOR    Forrester, Sandra    Sound the Jubilee
1864    YA/pbk, J/ODE    O'Dell, Scott    Sing Down the Moon
1865    J/CAL    Calvert, Patricia    Bigger
1865    J/REE    Reeder, Carolyn    Shades of Gray
1865    YA/RIN    Rinaldi, Ann    Acquaintance with Darkness
1867    J/YEP    Yep, Lawrence    Dragon's Gate
1869    YA/KAR    Karr, Kathleen    Oh, Those Harper Girls!
1873    YA/REE    Reed, Don    Kraken
1877    YA/AVE    Avery, Gillian    Maria's Italian Spring
1877    J/Audio    O'Dell, Scott    Thunder Rolling in the Mountains
1880s    F/WIS, YA/WIS    Wister, Owen    Virginian
1886    YA/CLA    Clark,Clara G.    Nellie Bishop
1888    J/MCK    McKissack, Patricia    Run Away Home
1894    YA/WIL    Wilder, Laura Ingalls    On the Way Home
1894    J/FLE    Fleischman, Paul    Jim Ugly
1898    J/BEA    Beatty, Patricia    Behave Yourself, Bethany Brant
1899    YA/HIL    Hill, Pamela    Ghost Horses
1902    YA/NIX    Nixon, Joan    Land of Home
1902    YA/NIX,YA/pbk    Nixon, Joan    Land of Dreams
1902    YA/NIX,YA/pbk    Nixon, Joan    Land of Promise
1903    YA/pbk    Kirkpatrick, Katherine    Keeping the Good Light
1906    J/DEF    DeFelice, Cynthia    Lostman's River
1906    YA/SAV    Savage, Deborah    To Race a Dream
1907    YA/HUR    Hurmence, Belinda    Dixie in the Big Pasture
1909    J/YEP    Yep, Lawrence    Dragonwings
1910    Video/Classics    Sebestyen, Ouida    Words By Heart
1912    F/SMI, YA/SMI    Smith, Betty    Tree Grows in Brooklyn
1916    YA/pbk    Beatty, Patricia    Eight Mules from Monterey
1918    YA/HES    Hesse, Karen    Time of Angels
1918    YA/MYE    Myers, Anna    Fire in the Hills
1918    YA/THE, YA/pbk    Thesman, Jean    Ornament Tree
1920s    F/FIT, F/pbk, Video    Fitzgerald, F. Scott    Great Gatsby
1920s    J/VOI    Voight, Cynthia    Tree By Leaf
1921    YA/MEY    Meyer, Carolyn    White Lilacs
1927    F/SMI    Smith, Betty    Joy in the Morning
1928    F/BRA, YA/BRA    Bradbury, Ray    Dandelion Wine
1929    YA/PAU    Paulsen, Gary    Sarny: A Life Remembered
1930s    YA/LEE, YA/pbk    Lee, Harper    To Kill a Mockingbird
1930s    LP/Stacks    Marshall, Catherine    Julie
1930s    J/UCH    Uchida, Yoshiko    Jar of Dreams
1930s    YA/pbk    Hunt, Irene    No Promises in the Wind
1930s    YA/MAT    Matas, Carol    Daniel's Story
1933    YA/CRE, YA/pbk    Crew, Linda    Fire on the Wind
1933    J/TAY, Video/Drama    Taylor, Mildred    Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry
1935    J/TAY, Video/Drama    Taylor, Mildred    Let the Circle Be Unbroken
1936    YA/THO    Thoene, Bodie    Zion Covenant 1,2,3,4,5
1939    J/BAW    Bawden, Nina    Carrie's War
1939    YA/BUN, YA/pbk    Bunting, Eve    Spying on Miss Muller
1939    YA/pbk    Orlev, Uri    Man From the Other Side
1940    YA/pbk    Westall, Robert    Blitzcat
1940s    F/BOY    Boulle, Pierre    Bridge Over the River Kwai
1940s    J/COO    Cooper, Susan    Dawn of Fear
1940s    YA/DAL, YA/pbk    Daly, Maureen    Seventeenth Summer
1940s    YA/GRE,YA/pbk    Greene, Bette    Summer of My German Soldier
1940s    YA/LAI    Laird, Christa    But Can the Phoenix Sing?
1940s    F/MAC, Video/War    Maclean, Allistair    Guns of Navarone
1940s    J/NAP    Napoli, Donna Jo    Stones in Water
1940s    J/ORG    Orgel, Doris    Devil in Vienna
1940s    YA/WES    Westall, Robert    Time of Fire
1940s    YA/REM    Remarque, Erich Maria    All Quiet on the Western Front
1940s    YA/PAU    Pausewang, Gudron    Final Journey
1943    YA/GEE    Gee, Maurice    Champion
1943    YA/PEA    Pearson, Kit    Looking at the Moon
1943    J/LOW, J/Audio    Lowry, Lois    Number the Stars
1943    YA/ROS    Ross, Ramon Royal    Harper & Moon
1945    YA/AND    Anderson, Rachel    Paper Faces
1945    YA/LEV    Levitin, Sonia    Annie's Promise
1945    YA/BAN    Banks, Sara    Under the Shadow of Wings
1945    YA/CHO    Choi, Sook Nyul    Year of Impossible Goodbyes
1945    YA/OUG    Oughton, Jerrie    War in Georgia
1945    J/VOS    Vos, Ida    Anna is Still Here
1946    YA/URI    Uris, Leon    Exodus
1946    F/DAV    Davies, Valentine    Miracle on 34th Street
1946    YA/STE    Steiner, Barbara    Tessa
1946    YA/pbk    Taylor, Theodore    Bomb
1947    YA/THO    Thoene, Bodie    Zion Chronicles 1,2,3
1947    YA/WAT    Watkins, Yoko    My Brother, My Sister, and I
1950    YA/pbk    Choi, Sook Nyul    Echoes of the White Giraffe
1950    YA/pbk    Greene, Bette    Morning is a Long Time Coming
1956    F/OUG, YA/pbk    Oughton, Jerrie    Music From a Place Called Half Moon
1956    YA/SZA    Szablya, Helen    Fall of the Red Star
1963    J/CUR    Curtis, Christopher    Watson's Go To Birmingham - 1963
1969    YA/QUA    Qualey, Marsha    Come In From the Cold
1989    J/COT    Cottonwood, Joe    Quake!
1989    YA/MOO    Mooney, Bel    Voices of Silence

My Homepage

©2012, 2005 RoseMary Honnold.