Fiction/Nonfiction Book Pairings

Fiction book /Nonfiction Book /Subject Matter /

From the 2014 meeting:

Ungifted by Gordon Korman with Robots by Mark Shulman

Storm Runners by Ronald Smith OR Monument 14 by Emmy Laybourne with Extreme Weather by Kostigen, Thomas M.

The New Kid by Tim Green with The Closer by Rivera, Mariano

Roomies by Zarr, Sara and Tara Altebrando with Seventeen’s Ultimate Guide to College by Shoket, Ann

Football Genius by Tim Green OR Fantasy League by Mike Lupica with 100 Years of Glory by  Joe Garner, Bob Costas ; foreword by Joe Montana

Life, After by Sarah Dyer Littman With Legacy Letters: messages of life and hope from 9/11 family members collected by Tuesday’s Children

Clarity by Kim Harrington with Tarot for Teens by Abadie, M.J.

Tease by Maciel, Amanda with Dear Bully edited by Megan Kelley Hall & Carrie Jones

Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman with Rest in Peace by Meg Greene

Flygirl by Sherri L. Smith with Courage has No Color by Tanya Lee Stone

Double Vision by F.T. Bradley with Top Secret: shady tales of spies and spying by Laura Buller

Last Girls of Pompeii by Kathryn Lasky OR Pharaoh’s Secret by Marissa Moss OR Spirit’s Chosen by Esther Friesner OR Fire of Ares by Michael Ford With One Million Things: Ancient History by Joe Fullman

Almost any Historical Fiction book With Ye Olde Weird but True by Cheryl Harness

Girl in the Steel Corset by Kady Cross OR Leviathan by Scott Westerfeld with Industrial Revolution for Kids by Cheryl Mullenbach

Upcoming new Rick Riordan with North Myths by Kevin Crossley-Holland

Love and Other Unknown Variables by Shannon Lee Alexander with Junk Drawer Physics by Bobby Mercer

Science Fair by Ridley Pearson and Dave Barry OR Last Girls of Pompeii by Kathryn Lasky with Eruption by Elizabeth Rusch

Lost Crown by Sarah Miller OR Private Peaceful by Michael Morpurgo with WWI for Kids by R. Kent Rasmussen

Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein With Code Name Pauline by Pearl Witherington Cornioley

Daniel Half Human by David Chotjewitz With Nazi Hunters by Neal Bascomb

At Your Service by Jen Malone with Bright Young Royals by Jerramy Fine

Annie Between the States by L.M. Elliot with Elizabeth Van Lew by Heidi Schoof

Black Ops series by Jim Eldridge with I am a Seal Team Six Warrior by Howard E. Wasdin

Baseball Great by Tim Green with Full Count by Sports Illustrated Kids

A Soldier’s Secret by Marissa Moss with I’ll Pass For Your Comrade by Anita Silvey

Naturals by Jennifer Lynn Barnes with Crime Scene Investigation by Reader’s Digest

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Agency: Spy in the House /Victorian England /Victorian England

Airhead / Ethics of Genetic Engineering / Genetic Engineering

Alanna / Short and Bloody History of Knights Knights

Alchemyst / Gods Goddesses and Monsters / World mythology or historical figures

Alex Rider: Stormbreaker / Ultimate Spy / spies

Amazing Grace / Venus & Serena : serving from the hip, ten rules for living, loving, and winning / tennis

Annie Between the States / Civil War: A house Divided / Civil War

Ask Me No Questions / September 11, 2001 / 9-11

Assassin / Elizabeth I / Elizabeth I

Athena the Brain / She’s All That / Greek Mythology

Bad Queen / Marie Antoinette / Marie Antoinette and the French Revolution

Bewitching Season / Queen Victoria and 19th Century England/ Queen Victoria and Victorian England

Black and White / American Youth Violence / Youth Delinquency

Black Duck / The Prohibition Era in American History/ Prohibition

Bloodline / Early Middle Ages / England in the Middle Ages

Book Of Tormod / Knights Templar / Knights Templar

Book Thief / Escape : teens who escaped from the Holocaust to freedom / WWII – escape

Boston Jane / American Frontier / American West

Boy at War / Pearl Harbor / Pearl Harbor

Boy in Striped Pajamas / Auschwitz /  Auschwitz

Bright Young Things /The Roaring Twenties / Roaring Twenties

Bull Run / Fields of Fury / Civil War Battles

Can’t Get There from Here / Homeless or Helpless? / Homeless

Chains / George Washington Spymaster / Revolutionary War spies

Chanda’s Secrets / Ryan White / AIDS

Climbing the Stairs /What life was like in the jewel in the crown : British India, AD 1600-1905 / India under British rule

Code Talkers / Unsung Heroes of WWII / WWII Codes

Countess Below Stairs / Russian Revolution / Russian Revolution

Crank / Flirtin’ with the Monster / Drug Use (Meth)

Daniel Half Human / Life of a Nazi Soldier / Nazi Youth

Daughter of the Wind / Women Warriors / Warriors

Diamond Secret / Jewels of the Tsars / Romanovs

Distant Waves / Titanic / Titanic

Double Helix / Genetic Engineering / Genetic Engineering

Earthquake at Dawn /The San Francisco Earthquake / Earthquakes

Eon / Simple Chinese Astrology / Eastern Asian Astrology

Fever 1793 / An American Plague /Plague

Fire from the Rock / Mighty Long Way/ Little Rock 9

Fire of Ares / Life in Ancient Greece / Ancient Greece and Spartan Warriors

Flush / Generation Green / Environment

Flygirl /Yankee Doddle Gals / Women Air-Force Service Pilots

For Freedom / French Resistance /French Resistance

Forbidden Forest / King Richard the Lionhearted and the Crusades in World History /  King Richard the Lionhearted

Forever / Places I Never Meant to Be / Banned Books

Forge / Washington at Valley Forge / American Revolution – Valley Forge

Gallow Hills / Salem Witch Trials / Salem Witch Trials

Girl Like Moi / Vera Wang /Fashion Design

Give the Boy a Gun / She Said Yes / School Violence

Gospel According to Larry/ Accept no Substitutes / Advertising

Gracie / Let Me Play / Title IX

Graveyard Book / Rest in Peace / Graveyards

Great Call of China / Great Wall of China / Great Wall of China

Hang a Thousand Ribbons / Phillis Wheatley / Phillis Wheatley

Hate List / She Said Yes / School Violence

Hoot / The Environment / Environment

If I Grow Up / Gangs / Gangs

In Search of Molly Pitcher / More than Petticoats series/ Famous American Women

Jake Ransom and the Skull King’s Shadow / Ancient Mayan / Mayan

Jason’s Gold / California Gold Rush in American History / Gold Rush

Josephine / Blacks in the American Military/ Civil War

King’s Rose / Henry VIII: the king, his six wives, and his court / Catherine Howard and Henry VIII

Koyal Dark, Mango Sweet / Mehndi: the timeless art of henna painting / Indian Culture

Land of Hope / Life on Ellis Island / Ellis Island

Last Girls On Pompeii / Pompeii : exploring a Roman ghost town / Pompeii

Leonardo’s Shadow / Leonardo Da Vinci and the Renaissance in world history/ Renaissance: Da Vinci

Letter Writer / Nat Turner’s slave rebellion in American history / Nat Turner Rebellion

Life as We Knew It / Devastation! : the world’s worst natural disasters / Natural Disasters

Life After / September 11, 2001 / September 11th

Luxe / Brave Escape of Edith Wharton / Guilded Age

March Toward the Thunder / Civil War! : America becomes one nation / Civil War

Marie Dancing / Edgar Degas / Degas

Midwife’s Apprentice / Life in a Medieval Village / Middle Ages -England

Milkweed / The Warsaw Ghetto Uprising / WWII – Poland

Missing in Action / Life in a Japanese American internment camp / Japanese Internment Camp

Murdered My Sweet / Write Your Own Mystery Story / Writing Mysteries

Nathan Fox: Dangerous Times / Her Majesty’s Spymaster / Francis Walsingham and Elizabeth I and Shakespeare

Out of Dust / The Great Depression / Great Depression

Peak / The Kid Who Climbed Everest / Climbing Mount Everest

Prada and Prejudice / What Jane Austen Ate and Charles Dickens Knew /19th century England

President’s Daughter / First children : growing up in the White House / First Children

Purple Heart / Iraq and the fall of Saddam Hussein / Iraq War

Queen’s Daughter / King Richard the Lionhearted and the Crusades / Elinor of Aquitaine and Richard the Lionhearted

Rehab / Tweak / Drug use

River Between Us / Causes of the Civil War: The Differences Between the North and South / Causes of the Civil War

Secrets of My Hollywood Life / The Academy Awards : the complete unofficial history / Academy Awards or Celebrity Biography

Skies Over Sweetwater / Yankee Doodle Gals / Women Airforce Service Pilots

Sledding Hill / Places I Never Meant to Be / Censorship and Banned Books

Smile / Leonardo Da Vinci: the mind of the Renaissance / Da Vinci

So Yesterday / Accept No Substitutes / Advertising

Soldier Boys / Life in the Hitler Youth / Nazi Youth

Soldier’s Heart / The Battle of Gettysburg in American history / Gettysburg

Song of the Sparrow / King Arthur : Dark Age warrior and mythic hero / King Arthur

Speak / The second rape : society’s continual betrayal of the victim / Rape

Spy!Nathan Hale: Revolutionary Hero / Nathan Hale

Stones in the Water / Through the Eyes of Innocents : children witness World War II / WWII Children

Summer Intern / Teen Vogue Handbook / Fashion Magazine

Sword of the Rightful King / King Arthur / King Arthur

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