MyLibraryNYC_Social Studies: Informational Texts (Gr. 6-8)

Black & White
Black & White The Confrontation of Reverend Fred L. Shuttlesworth and Eugene "Bull" Connor By Brimner, Larry Dane Book - 2011 B Shuttleswor B and more… Available to borrow in some locations

Annotation:Sibert Honor Book (2012)

Hitler Youth
Hitler Youth Growing up in Hitler's Shadow By Bartoletti, Susan Campbell Book - 2005 J 943.08 B and more… Available to borrow in some locations

Annotation:Lexile 1050L; Sibert Honor Book (2006)

Secrets, Lies, Gizmos, and Spies
Secrets, Lies, Gizmos, and Spies A History of Spies and Espionage By Coleman, Janet Wyman Book - 2006 J 327.12 C and more… Available to borrow in some locations

Annotation:Lexile 990L

Black Potatoes
Black Potatoes The Story of the Great Irish Famine, 1845-1850 By Bartoletti, Susan Campbell Book - 2001 941.5081 B and more… Available to borrow in some locations

Annotation:Lexile 1040L; Sibert Medal Award Winner (2002)

Ladies First
Ladies First 40 Daring American Women Who Were Second to None By Kimmel, Elizabeth Cody Book - 2006 J 920.72 K and more… Available to borrow in some locations
Secrets of A Civil War Submarine
Secrets of A Civil War Submarine Solving the Mysteries of the H.L. Hunley By Walker, Sally M. Book - 2005 973.757 W and more… Available to borrow in some locations

Annotation:Lexile 1060L; Sibert Medal Award Winner (2006)

The Harlem Hellfighters
The Harlem Hellfighters When Pride Met Courage By Myers, Walter Dean, 1937-2014 Book - 2006 J 940.41 M and more… Available to borrow in some locations

Annotation:Lexile 1130L

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Who says nonfiction is boring?! Excellent, exciting, and surprising nonfiction selections for Gr. 6-8 Lexile 925L-1185L, including many Sibert Medal award winners and honor books (Sibert Medal given annually for excellence in nonfiction).


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