Readers’ Corner: USA before 1800

Happy Almost Fourth of July! I hope you’re having an amazing summer, enjoying the sunshine and the time to catch up on reading. This week’s featured booklist is filled with historical fiction that might interest you this week — it’s all about the United States before the year 1800. That includes a wide variety of […]

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Readers’ Corner: MLK and the Civil Rights Movement

Today we celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., winner of the Nobel Peace Prize and a leading figure in the American Civil Rights Movement of the 1960s. It’s the perfect time to reflect on his life and achievements, as well as all the other great fighters in the struggle for equality. This week’s featured teen […]

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Readers’ Corner: American Women

Happy Independence Day! I hope you’re celebrating your freedoms today while staying safe maybe even squeezing in a little time for reading. This week’s featured booklist is from our Historical Fiction section, and it’s all about women in America. I’m currently reading A Tyranny of Petticoats, and it’s delightful. It’s full of realistic and fantastical […]

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Readers’ Corner: America Before 1800

Happy Memorial Day! I hope you’re enjoying the holiday, and maybe even reflecting a bit on those who have died in military service.  This week’s reading list includes historical fiction that hearkens back to the early years of America.  Pick something from this list to relive a variety of events related to the birth of […]

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