Nonfiction: True Books for Grades 6-8

Y973.7 Allen Harriet Tubman, Secret Agent: How Daring Slaves and Free Blacks Spied for the Union During the Civil War
Y919.8 Armstrong Shipwreck at the Bottom of the World: The Extraordinary True Story of Shackleton and the Endurance
Y363.34 Barnard Dangerous Planet: Natural Disasters That Changed History
Y614.4 Barnard Outbreak: Plagues That Changed History
Y943.086 Bartoletti Hitler Youth: Growing Up in Hitler's Shadow
Y323 Bausum Freedom Riders: John Lewis and Jim Zwerg on the Front Lines of the Civil Rights Movement
Y919.804 Beattie Buried in Ice
Y634.9 Beil Fire in Their Eyes: Wildfires and the People Who Fight Them
Y998 Bledsoe How to Survive in Antarctica
Y796 Blumenthal Let Me Play: The Story of Title IX, the Law that Changed the Future of Girls in America
Y551.21 Bourseiller Volcanoes: Journey to the Crater's Edge
Y323 Boyer Teen Power Politics
Y919.8 Bredeson After the Last Dog Died: The True-Life, Hair-Raising Adventure of Douglas Mawson and His 1911-1914 Antarctic Expedition
Y796.72 Caldwell Speed Show: How NASCAR Won the Heart of America
Y327.12 Coleman Secrets, Lies, Gizmos, and Spies: A History of Spies and Espionage
Y909 Deary The Wicked History of the World: History with the Nasty Bits Left In!
Y937 Deem Bodies from the Ash: Life and Death in Ancient Pompeii
Y610.9 Dendy Guinea Pig Scientists: Bold Self-Experimenters in Science and Medicine
Y636.088 Diedrich What Animals Tell Me: True Stories of an Animal Communicator
Y940.54 Drez Remember D-Day: The Plan, The Invasion, Survivor Stories
Y327.12 Farman The Short and Bloody History of Spies
Y579 Farrell Invisible Allies: Microbes That Shape Our Lives
Y305.23 Stolen Stolen Voices: Young People's War Diaries, from World War I to Iraq
Y612.8 Fleischman Phineas Gage: A Gruesome but True Story About Brain Science
Y323.1 Freedman Freedom Walkers: The Story of the Montgomery Bus Boycott
Y200 Gaskins I Believe In . . .: Christian, Jewish, and Muslim Young People Speak About Their Faith
Y306.84 What What Are You?: Voices of Mixed-Race Young People
Y920 Giblin Good Brother, Bad Brother: The Story of Edwin Booth and John Wilkes Book
Y569 Giblin The Mystery of the Mammoth Bones and How It Was Solved
Y363.73 Gore An Inconvenient Truth: The Crisis of Global Warming
Y614.5 Grady Deadly Invaders: Virus Outbreaks Around the World, from Marburg Fever to Avian Flu
Y709.2 Greenberg Andy Warhol, Prince of Pop
Y305.235 Griffin Girl, 13: A Global Snapshot of Generation e
Y949.742 Halilbegovi My Childhood Under Fire: A Sarajevo Diary
Y973.922 Hampton Kennedy Assassinated! The World Mourns: A Reporter's Story
Y978 Harness The Tragic Tale of Narcissa Whitman and a Faithful History of the Oregon Trail
Y598.7 Hoose The Race to Save the Lord God Bird
Y974.7 Hopkinson Shutting Out the Sky: Life in the Tenements of New York, 1880-1924
Y951.05 Jiang Red Scarf Girl: A Memoir of the Cultural Revolution
Y940.53 Kacer Hiding Edith
Y305.42 Kimmel Ladies First: 40 Daring American Women Who Were Second to None
Y363.37 Kyi Fires!: Ten Stories That Chronicle Some of the Most Destructive Fires in Human History
Y591Lanting Animal Athletes: Olympians of the Wild World
Y629.13 Levi Cowboys of the Sky: The Story of Alaska's Bush Pilots
Y621.43 Maurer Rocket!: How a Toy Launched the Space Age
Y599.2 Montgomery Quest for the Tree Kangaroo: An Expedition to the Cloud Forest of New Guinea
Y595.4 Montgomery The Tarantula Scientist
Y614.5 Murphy An American Plague: The True and Terrifying Story of the Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1793
Y974.7 Murphy Blizzard! The Storm That Changed America
Y977.3 Murphy The Great Fire
Y613.6 Orndorff Terrorists, Tornadoes, and Tsunamis: How to Prepare for Life's Danger Zones
Y796.5 Paulsen Woodsong
Y796.522 Pfetzer Within Reach: My Everest Story
Y331.4 Reber In Their Shoes: Extraordinary Women Describe Their Amazing Careers
Y998 Revkin The North Pole Was Here: Puzzles and Perils at the Top of the World
Y621 Rubin Toilets, Toasters & Telephones: The How and Why of Everyday Objects
Y904 Scandiffio Escapes!
Y616.3 Schlosser Chew on This: Everything You Don't Want to Know About Fast Food
Y364.15 Schroeder Scams!: Ten Stories That Explore Some of the Most Outrageous Swindlers and Tricksters of All Time
Y364.15 Schroeder Thieves!: Ten Stories of Surprising Heists, Comical Capers, and Daring Escapades
Y364.15 St. George In the Line of Fire: Presidents' Lives at Stake
Y393.3 Tanaka Mummies: The Newest, Coolest, and Creepiest from Around the World
Y629.45 Thimmesh Team Moon: How 400,00 People Landed Apollo 11 on the Moon
Y551.55 Treaster Hurricane Force: In the Path of America's Deadliest Storms
Y333.95 Turner Gorilla Doctors: Saving Endangered Great Apes
Y070.1 Wakin How TV Changed America's Mind
Y973.7 Walker Secrets if a Civil War Submarine: Solving the Mysteries of the H. L. Hunley
Y940.53 Warren Surviving Hitler: A Boy in the Nazi Death Camps
Y770.92 Wolf Focus: Five Women Photographers
Y590.74 Zoehfeld Wild Lives: A History of the People & Animals of the Bronx Zoo
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