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Paulsen, Gary.

1 hold on 4 copies

Summary: From his 1776 Pennsylvania homestead, thirteen-year-old Samuel, who is a highly-skilled woodsman, sets out toward New York City to rescue his parents from the band of British soldiers and Indians who kidnapped them after slaughtering most of their community. Includes historical notes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wendy Lamb Books 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC PAU

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Paulsen 2010

Anderson, M. T.

Summary: Various diaries, letters, and other manuscripts chronicle the experiences of Octavian, a young African American, from birth to age sixteen, as he is brought up as part of a science experiment in the years leading up to and during the Revolutionary War.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC AND

Anderson, M. T.

Summary: Various diaries, letters, and other manuscripts chronicle the experiences of Octavian, a young African American, as he is brought up as part of a science experiment in the years leading up to and during the Revolutionary War.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2008

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Limbaugh, Rush H.

Summary: Substitute middle-school history teacher Rush Revere takes his students back in time to eighteenth-century Boston to experience the start of the American Revolution as it happens.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC LIM

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION LIM

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Limbaugh 2014

Avi

Summary: In 1776, after witnessing the execution of Nathan Hale in New York City, newly occupied by the British army, young Sophia Calderwood resolves to do all she can to help the American cause, including becoming a spy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beach Lane Books 2012

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Avi 2012

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC AVI

Jones, Elizabeth McDavid

Summary: During the time of the Revolution, Felicity must figure out who is making false accusations, saying that her father is a traitor and helping the British.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: American Girl Publishing 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC JON

Messner, Kate

Summary: Ranger the time-travelling Golden retriever and young Isaac Pope come together in 1776 during Washington's retreat after the Battle of Long Island, and Ranger stays with Isaac while he slowly recovers from Smallpox--but Ranger's real mission comes later when Isaac is sent to spy out the Hessian troops' intentions before the Battle of Trenton.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2019

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC MES

De la Cruz, Melissa

1 hold on 4 copies

Summary: When Alex and Eliza meet one fateful night, so begins an epic love story that would forever change the course of American history.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2017

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION DEL

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

Tarshis, Lauren

Summary: The battlefield was soaked in blood. Screams of injured soldiers rang through the air. Eleven-year-old Nathaniel Knox knelt behind a rock, his gun clutched in his shaking hands. Nate had been heading to New York City to find his father. But now he was trapped in a terrible gunfight between American and British troops. -- But King George was like a snake with America gripped in his fangs - and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2017

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1 available in J Series, Call number: J FIC TAR

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION TAR

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1 available in Juvenile- Series, Call number: J Fiction Series Tarshis 2017

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC TAR

Forbes, Esther.

Summary: After injuring his hand, a silversmith's apprentice in Boston becomes a messenger for the Sons of Liberty in the days before the American Revolution.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 1994

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1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD FOR

Collier, James Lincoln

Summary: Recounts the tragedy that strikes the Meeker family during the Revolution when one son joins the rebel forces while the rest of the family tries to stay neutral in a Tory town.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Four Winds Press/Macmillan 1985

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC COL

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC COL

Giff, Patricia Reilly.

Summary: Forced to spend months at an aunt's house, Elizabeth feels a connection to her ancestor Zee, whose picture hangs on the wall, and who reveals her story of hardships during the Revolutionary War as Elizabeth comes to terms with her own troubles.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wendy Lamb Books 2010

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Giff 2010

Griffin, Kitty.

Summary: Recounts the legend of North Carolina teenager Betsy Dowdy, whose courageous ride on a cold December night in 1775 may have played a crucial role in the American Revolution.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2010

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Griffin 2010

Denenberg, Barry.

Summary: William, a twelve-year-old orphan, writes of his experiences in pre-Revolutionary War Boston where he joins the cause of the patriots who are opposed to the British rule.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 1998

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2 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC DEN

Griffin, Kitty.

Summary: Recounts the legend of North Carolina teenager, Betsy Dowdy, whose courageous ride on a cold December night in 1775 may have played a crucial role in the American Revolution.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2010

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile book on CD, Call number: JE CD Fiction Griffin 2010

Tarshis, Lauren

Summary: The battlefield was soaked in blood. Screams of injured soldiers rang through the air. Eleven-year-old Nathaniel Knox knelt behind a rock, his gun clutched in his shaking hands. Nate had been heading to New York City to find his father. But now he was trapped in a terrible gunfight between American and British troops. This Revolutionary War had started as a thrilling fight for freedom. All Nate...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J PA FIC TAR

Anderson, Laurie Halse.

1 hold on 4 copies

Summary: After being sold to a cruel couple in New York City, a slave named Isabel spies for the rebels during the Revolutionary War.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2008

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J Fiction Anderson 2008

Jones, Elizabeth McDavid

Summary: During the time of the Revolution, Felicity must figure out who is making false accusations, saying that her father is a traitor and helping the British.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: American Girl Publishing 2008

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J AGM Jon

Limbaugh, Rush H.

Summary: Rush Revere rides again! Saddle up with Rush Limbaugh's really good pal for a new time-travel adventure. "Whoa there, young historians! Before we go rush, rush, rushing off anywhere, I'd like a moment. I'm Liberty, Rush Revere's loquacious equine companion -- his trusty talking horse! Always at the ready to leap from the twenty-first century into America's past, that's me. When he says 'Let's...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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De la Cruz, Melissa

Summary: "1781. Albany, New York. As the war for American independence rages on, Alexander Hamilton and Elizabeth Schuyler begin their new life as a married couple. Still, Alex is as determined as ever to prove his mettle and secure his legacy... even if that means leaving his beloved Eliza behind to join the front lines at the Battle of Yorktown. But when the war unexpectedly arrives on Eliza's...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Anderson, Laurie Halse.

Summary: Separated from his friend Isabel after their daring escape from slavery, fifteen-year-old Curzon serves as a free man in the Continental Army at Valley Forge until he and Isabel are thrown together again, as slaves once more.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2010

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC AND

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC AND

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: American Animation Studios 0000

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1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY PAT

Jones, Elizabeth McDavid

Summary: In 1776, eleven-year-old Felicity suspects that an amateur naturalist visiting her family's Virginia plantation may actually be a British spy mapping Patriot plantations in advance of British raids. Includes historical information about the Revolutionary War.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: American Girl 2006

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC JON

Gregory, Kristiana.

Summary: In her diary, a young girl writes about her life and the events surrounding the beginning of the American Revolution in Philadelphia in 1776.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2001

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC GRE

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC GRE