January’s history based or bygone era book suggestions.

Ages 3-7

Peter & The Wolf by Sergei Prokofiev (Tsarist Russia)
A Promise Is A Promise by Robert Munsch (Timeless)
Something From Nothing by Phoebe Gilman (Folk Tale)


Ages 7-9

The Bobbsey Twins / Merry Days In & Out by Laura Lee Hope (20th Century)
Eight Days by Edwidge Danticat (Haitian Earthquake of 2010)
Knit Your Bit by Deborah Hopkinson (WW I)


Ages 10-13

Ben Franklin’s Boots by Elvira Woodruff (Time Travel)
An Eagle In The Snow by Michael Morpurgo (WW I & II)
The Mysterious Misadventures Of Clemency Wrigglesworth by Julia Lee (Victorian Era)



Among The Red Stars by Gwen C. Katz (WW II)
The Call Of The Wild by Jack London (Early 20th Century)
The Royal Diaries: Catherine, The Great Journey by Kristiana Gregory (Imperial Russia)



The Bronze Horseman Trilogy by Paullina Simons (WW II Russia)
The Paris Winter by Imogen Robertson (Paris Flood Of 1910)
Winter by Len Deighton (Early-to-Mid-20th-Century)



The Children’s Blizzard Of 1888 by Nel Yomtov (10-13s)
Nicholas & Alexandra by Robert K. Massie (Early 20th-Century Russia) (Teens)
Olympic Sports – When & How: History Of The Winter Sports Then, Now, & Beyond by Baby Professor (3-7s)
Prague Winter by Madeleine Albright (WW II) (Adults)
Who Was Marco Polo? by Joan Holub (7-9s)


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