Top 10 Historical Fiction-Nonfiction Pairings

The Lions of Little Rock by Kristin Levine and Little Rock Girl 1957: How a Photograph Changed the Fight for Integration by Shelley Marie Tougas

Counting on Grace by Elizabeth Winthrop and Kid’s on Strike! By Susan Campbell Bartoletti

The Storm in the Barn by Matt Phelan and Years of Dust: The Story of the Dust Bowl by Albert Marrin

The Watson’s Go to Birmingham—1963 by Christopher Paul Curtis and Birmingham 1963: How a Photograph Rallied Civil Rights Support by Shelley Marie Tougas

The Green Glass Sea by Ellen Klages and Bomb: The Race to Build—and Steal—the World’s Most Dangerous Weapon by Steven Sheinkin

King of the Mound: My Summer with Satchel Paige and We Are the Ship: The Story of Negro League Baseball by Kadir Nelson

Black Duck by Janet Taylor Lisle and Bootleg: Murder, Moonshine and the Lawless Years of the Prohibition by Karen Blumenthal

The Boy Who Dared by Susan Campbell Bartoletti and Hitler Youth: Growing Up in Hitler’s Shadow by Susan Campbell Bartoletti

Code Talker: A Novel About the Navajo Marines of World War Two by Joseph Bruchac and Navajo Code Talkers by Nathan Aaseng

The Mostly True Adventures of Homer P. Figg by Rodman Philbrick and Fields of Fury: The American Civil War by James M. McPherson

From: http://nerdybookclub.wordpress.com/2013/06/01/the-top-10-historical-fictionnon-fiction-pairings-for-middle-grade-readers-by-susan-dee/

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