Families can join our biweekly book club discussing each of the finalists or check out the author interviews on our History Detectives blog for families. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Keep in mind the following questions:
- Is the book as historically accurate? Has the author conducted excellent, original research?
- Is the plot of the story engaging and well-paced? Is it believable and realistic considering the time and culture portrayed?
- Are all the characters relatable and not stereotyped?
- Is the book both accessible and challenging to kids ages 9-12?
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