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McGinnis, Mindy.

Summary: Near the turn of the nineteenth century, Dr. Thornhollow helps teenaged Grace Mae escape from the Boston asylum where she was sent after becoming pregnant by rape, and takes her to Ohio where they put her intelligence and remarkable memory to use in trying to catch murderers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Katherine Tegen Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC MCG

Gamble, Terry

Summary: The Givens family arrives in America in 1819. As the years pass, this family, initially indifferent to slavery, will actively work for its end-performing courageous, often dangerous, occasionally foolhardy acts of moral rectitude that will reverberate through their lives for generations to come.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD FIC GAM

Van Leeuwen, Jean.

Summary: In 1803 in Ohio, two young brothers are left to finish the log cabin and guard the land while their father goes back to Pennsylvania to fetch their mother and younger siblings.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2004

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC VAN

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION Van Leeuwen

Morrison, Toni.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: A.A. Knopf 1998

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Summary: Forced to leave England and struggling with illness in the wake of a family tragedy, Quaker Honor Bright is forced to rely on strangers in the harsh landscape of 1850 Ohio and is compelled to join the Underground Railroad network to help runaway slaves escape to freedom.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Large Print Pr 2013

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FICTION CHE

Gamble, Terry

2 holds on 2 copies

Summary: Cheated out of their family estate in Northern Ireland after the Napoleonic Wars, the Givens family arrives in America in 1819. But in coming to this new land, they have lost nearly everything. Making their way west they settle in Cincinnati, a burgeoning town on the banks of the mighty Ohio River whose rise, like the Givenses’ own, will be fashioned by the colliding forces of Jacksonian...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019

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1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Long, Loren.

Summary: In the late 1800s, a baseball with strange powers belonging to their late father works wonders for three children and a travelling baseball team which must raise $10,000.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin Paperbacks 2009

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: JFIC LON

Pearsall, Shelley.

Summary: When twelve-year old Rebecca Carter's father brings a Native American accused of murder into their 1812 Ohio settlement town, Rebecca, witnessing the town's reaction to the Indian, struggles with the idea that an innocent man may be convicted and sentenced to death.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2005

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION Pearsall

Pearsall, Shelley.

Summary: When twelve-year old Rebecca Carter's father brings a Native American accused of murder into their 1812 Ohio settlement town, Rebecca, witnessing the town's reaction to the Indian, struggles with the idea that an innocent man may be convicted and sentenced to death.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 2005

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC PEA

Clark, Henry

Summary: Twelve-year-olds Ambrose, Tom, and Frankie are transported to the boys' hometown of Freedom Falls, Ohio, in 1852 when Frankie blows her Romani family's magical trombone, and to return home they'll have to use both Morse code and the ancient form of divination known as the I-ching.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J Fiction Clark 2015