Be sure to check the Children’s Book Guild’s list of books set in Maryland, Virginia and Washington, D.C.
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Misty of Chincoteague by Marguerite Henry and Wesley Dennis (Illustrator)
Okay, so it is off the coast of Maryland. The story of the wild ponies that live on Chincoteague Island.
- Age Range: 8 - 12 years
- Paperback: 176 pages
- Publisher: Aladdin; Reprint edition (December 26, 2006)
- ISBN-10: 1416927832
All the Alice books by Phyllis Reynolds Taylor are set in Maryland.
Jacob I Have Loved by Katherine Paterson
About a young girl living on a tiny Chesapeake Bay island, who must figure out how to get out of the shadow her beautiful twin sister’s influence.
- Paperback: 256 pages
- Publisher: HarperCollins; Reissue edition (September 2, 2003)
- ISBN-10: 0064403688
- ISBN-13: 978-0064403689
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