During World War II, Jack and his friends believe that his neighbor, Mr. Schmidt, is a German spy.
In May 1942, Hiroshi and his family are forced from their homes in California by the U.S. government.
Brady wants to do something to help the war effort after his brother is killed during the Japanese attach on Pearl Harbor.
A boy must find something special to write about for his class project. When he finally learns the history behind his grandfather's stories of WWII, what else will he learn about one of his new classmates?
David's grandmother raised him with songs about freedom, and when he is old enough he leaves the plantation where he is a slave to make his way north to Canada with the help of the Underground Railroad.
A young girl and her mother attend a play at Ford's Theatre on the evening of April 14, 1865, and witness the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln, in a book that includes background information on the Civil War.
After his father dies in a Civil War battle, twelve-year-old Jacob runs away from home to join his father's old regiment as a drummer boy.