Historical Picture Books
Recommended picture books portraying historical events.
Sosi asks her mud family for help during a drought in this story about the ancient Anasazi.
In 1777 Philadelphia, young Maddy Rose leaves secret messages for her soldier brother, using something no one would suspect!
John's grandfather tells him the story of how the Navajo Code Talkers helped to win World War II.
This tells the story of King Christian X and the Danish resistance to the Nazis during World War II.
This story tells of the voyage that Mary, Remember, and Bartholomew Allerton take to Plymouth, Massachusetts, aboard the Mayflower.
Virgie badly wants to go to school with her brothers in post-Civil War Tennessee.
A story of a family's sometimes dangerous trip by wagon train from Missouri to Oregon in the 1850's.