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Contains the keyword Notable Children's Trade Book/Social Studies 2009

Silvey A. I'll pass for your comrade: Women soldiers in the Civil War. New York: Clarion Books; 2008. Abstract

"The fact that women disguised as men served in both the Union and Confederate armies is one of the best-kept secrets of the Civil War. Anita Silvey's clear, insightful book brings together the nuggets of available information about these women and explores why they went to war, how they managed to pass for men (and how we know that they did), their experiences as combat soldiers, and what happened to them afterward."; Lexile measure 1130; ages 10-15; book level 8.3

Doherty B. The girl who saw lions. Vol 1st American. New York: Roaring Brook Press; 2008. Abstract

Lexile measure 790; ages 11-15; book level 5

Michelson R, Colón R. As good as anybody : Martin Luther King Jr. and Abraham Joshua Heschel's amazing march toward freedom. Vol 1st. New York: A.A. Knopf; 2008. Abstract

Sydney Taylor Book Awards 2009; Notable Children's Trade Book/Social Studies 2009; ages 7-11; book level 4.1

Rumford J. Silent music : a story of Baghdad. Vol 1st. New York: Roaring Brook Press; 2008. Abstract

Lexile measure 830; Ages 4-8; book level 3.8; general fiction

Horvath P. My one hundred adventures. Vol 1st. New York: Schwartz & Wade Books; 2008. Abstract

Lexile measure 810; ages 8-14; book level 5

Li-Marcus M. Snow falling in spring: Coming of age in China during the cultural revolution. Vol 1st. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux; 2008. Abstract

Lexile measure 1020; ages12-18; book level 7.1

Klages E. White sands, red menace. New York, N.Y.: Viking; 2008. Abstract

Lexile measure 690, ages 12-15; historical fiction

McCully EA. Manjiro : the boy who risked his life for two countries. Vol 1st. New York: Farrar Straus Giroux; 2008. Abstract

ages 8-12; book level 4.9; historical fiction

Henson H, Small D. That Book Woman. Vol 1st. New York: Atheneum Books for Young Readers; 2008. Abstract

Lexile measure 920; Ages 6-11; Book level 4.3; Historical fiction

Pearson M. The adoration of Jenna Fox. Vol 1st. New York: Henry Holt; 2008. Abstract

Lexile measure 570; ages 14-18; book level 3.8; science fiction and fantasy