Gimme Everything You Got

01 September 2017 | By Iva-Marie Palmer | Filed in: young-adult-historical-fiction.

A feminist, sex positive, and hilarious rom com about a girl in 1970s Chicago trying everything she can to score on and off the soccer field n nIt s 1979 the age of roller skates and feathered bangs, of Charlie s Angels and Saturday Night Fever and Susan Klintock is a junior in high school with a lot

Splinters of Scarlet

22 October 2019 | By Emily Bain Murphy | Filed in: young-adult-historical-fiction.

A YA historical fantasy set in nineteenth century Denmark, where secrets can kill and magic is a deadly gift n nFor Marit Olsen, magic is all about strategy it flows freely through her blood, but every use leaves behind a deadly, ice like build up within her veins called the Firn Marit knows how da

The Court of Miracles (Court of Miracles, #1)

07 August 2017 | By Kester Grant | Filed in: young-adult-historical-fiction.

In the violent urban jungle of an alternate 1828 Paris, the French Revolution has failed and the city is divided between merciless royalty and nine underworld criminal guilds, known as the Court of Miracles Eponine Nina Th nardier is a talented cat burglar and member of the Thieves Guild Nina s

Burn

07 March 2019 | By Patrick Ness | Filed in: young-adult-historical-fiction.

On a cold Sunday evening in early 1957, Sarah Dewhurst waited with her father in the parking lot of the Chevron gas station for the dragon he d hired to help on the farm n nSarah Dewhurst and her father, outcasts in their little town of Frome, Washington, are forced to hire a dragon to work their far

My Calamity Jane (The Lady Janies, #3)

23 June 2017 | By Cynthia Hand | Filed in: young-adult-historical-fiction.

Welcome to 1876 and a rootin tootin America bursting with gunslingers, outlaws, and garou n nJANE a genuine hero eene n nCalamity s her name, and garou hunting s her game when she s not starring in Wild Bill s Traveling Show, that is She reckons that if a girl wants to be a legend, she should jus

Jo & Laurie

25 April 2018 | By Margaret Stohl | Filed in: young-adult-historical-fiction.

Bestselling authors Margaret Stohl and Melissa de la Cruz bring us a romantic retelling of Little Women starring Jo March and her best friend, the boy next door, Theodore Laurie Laurence n n1869, Concord, Massachusetts After the publication of her first novel, Jo March is shocked to discover her b

Hood

28 October 2019 | By Jenny Elder Moke | Filed in: young-adult-historical-fiction.

n You have the blood of kings and rebels within you, love Let it rise to meet the call n n nIsabelle of Kirklees has only ever known a quiet life inside the sheltered walls of the convent, where she lives with her mother, Marien But after she is arrested by royal soldiers for defending innocent vil

Deadly Curious

04 January 2019 | By Cindy Anstey | Filed in: young-adult-historical-fiction.

1834 Sophia Thompson wants nothing than to be one of the famed Bow Street Runners, London s most elite corps of detectives Never mind that a woman has never before joined their ranks and certainly never mind that her reclusive family has forbidden her from pursuing such an unladylike goal n n

Rebel Spy

17 September 2019 | By Veronica Rossi | Filed in: young-adult-historical-fiction.

A reimagining of the story behind Agent 355 a New York society girl and spy for George Washington during the Revolutionary War perfect for fans of Tatiana de Rosnay s Sarah s Key and the novels of Julie Berry n nRebellious Frannie Tasker knows little about the war between England and its thirteen c

The Fountains of Silence

05 June 2018 | By Ruta Sepetys | Filed in: young-adult-historical-fiction.

A portrait of love, silence, and secrets under a Spanish dictatorship n nMadrid, 1957 Under the fascist dictatorship of General Francisco Franco, Spain is hiding a dark secret Meanwhile, tourists and foreign businessmen flood into Spain under the welcoming promise of sunshine and wine Among them i

The Black Kids

27 July 2019 | By Christina Hammonds Reed | Filed in: young-adult-historical-fiction.

Perfect for fans of The Hate U Give, this unforgettable coming of age debut novel explores issues of race, class, and violence through the eyes of a wealthy black teenager whose family gets caught in the vortex of the 1992 Rodney King Riots.Los Angeles, 1992 Ashley Bennett and her friends are living

Lovely War

06 June 2018 | By Julie Berry | Filed in: young-adult-historical-fiction.

A sweeping, multi layered romance with a divine twist, by the Printz Honor winning author of The Passion of Dolssa, set in the perilous days of World Wars I and II n nIt s 1917, and World War I is at its zenith when Hazel and James first catch sight of each other at a London party She s a shy and ta

They Went Left

09 February 2017 | By Monica Hesse | Filed in: young-adult-historical-fiction.

Germany, 1945 The soldiers who liberated the Gross Rosen concentration camp said the war was over, but nothing feels over to eighteen year old Zofia Lederman Her body has barely begun to heal her mind feels broken And her life is completely shattered Three years ago, she and her younger brother

Jo & Laurie

25 April 2018 | By Margaret Stohl | Filed in: young-adult-historical-fiction.

Bestselling authors Margaret Stohl and Melissa de la Cruz bring us a romantic retelling of Little Women starring Jo March and her best friend, the boy next door, Theodore Laurie Laurence n n1869, Concord, Massachusetts After the publication of her first novel, Jo March is shocked to discover her b

Kent State

10 June 2018 | By Deborah Wiles | Filed in: young-adult-historical-fiction.

An exploration of one of the darkest moments in our history, when American troops killed four American students protesting the Vietnam War n nMay 4, 1970 nKent State University n nAs protestors roil the campus, National Guardsmen are called in In the chaos of what happens next, shots are fired and fo