On My Own History

With striking, full-page illustrations, real and fictionalized characters, and stories featuring events that really happened, these books capture readers’ interest and imagination.

Cover: Lost at the White House: A 1909 Easter Story
Cover: Danger at the Breaker
Cover: The Night of the Hurricane's Fury
Title   Lexile GRL ATOS Format Qty
On My Own History — eBook Set
  • Available in limited formats
  • Soon! Spring 2020
  • New! Fall 2019
  • New! Spring 2019
Title   Lexile GRL ATOS Format Qty
Allen Jay and the Underground Railroad 520 O 3.3
An American Army of Two 550 O 2.9
Bronco Charlie and the Pony Express 550 M 3.4
Buttons for General Washington 560 M 2.9
Clouds of Terror 620 L 3.1
Cracking the Wall: The Struggles of the Little Rock Nine 540 R 3.5
Danger at Sand Cave 520 N 2.8
Danger at the Breaker 530 N 3.1
Fire at the Triangle Factory 570 P 3.5
I Pledge Allegiance, 2nd Edition O 4.9
Kate Shelley and the Midnight Express 570 M 3.3
Keep the Lights Burning, Abbie 260 K 2.2
Lost at the White House: A 1909 Easter Story 370 L
Many Ways to Be a Soldier 550 O 3.2
Prisoner for Liberty 570 O 3.3
Rescue on the Outer Banks 540 N 3.5
Robert Smalls Sails to Freedom P 3.7
Sam Collier and the Founding of Jamestown O 3.4
Saving the Liberty Bell O 3.4
Survival in the Snow 550 N 3.1
Sybil Ludington's Midnight Ride 490 N 3.7
The Copper Lady 630 M 3.7
The Daring Escape of Ellen Craft 570 P 3.2
The Day of the Black Blizzard 560 M 3.0
The Flight of the Union 530 L 3.6
The Girl Who Struck Out Babe Ruth 510 N 3.0
The Night of the Hurricane's Fury 590 M 3.7
The Night the Chimneys Fell 530 M 3.1
The Schoolchildren's Blizzard 540 L 3.0
The Snow Walker 630 M 3.5
The Star-Spangled Banner O 3.8
Washington Is Burning O 3.5
Will and Orv 560 N 2.9
Willie McLean and the Civil War Surrender P 3.4
  • Available in limited formats
  • Soon! Spring 2020
  • New! Fall 2019
  • New! Spring 2019

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On My Own History

With striking, full-page illustrations, real and fictionalized characters, and stories featuring events that really happened, these books capture readers’ interest and imagination. View →