Historical Fiction: Early 20th Century
Recommended books for children on early 20th century life.
During a trip to Ellis Island, ten-year-old Dominick time travels to 1908 Italy and accompanies two young emigrants to America.
Billie Jo struggles to survive the Depression after her mother dies in a terrible accident.
A young girl and her mother are swept up in Susan B. Anthony's crusade for women's rights.
After Jessie's little sister dies, she tries to befriend a dog, so together they can heal her father's broken heart.
Life changes drastically for a Hungarian family when World War I upsets their peaceful, contented existence.
Eight stories capture the life of twelve-year-old Irene, growing up on a cotton farm in Texas in the 1930s.
In 1935, Turtle goes to stay with her aunt in Key West, and finds adventure with her unusual cousins.