Connecticut

Fiction:

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Down the Rabbit Hole (An Echo Falls Mystery) by Peter Abrahams

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In this mystery for older children, eight grader Ingrid Levin-Hill works to solve a murder case.

  • Age Range: 8 – 12 years
  • Publisher: HarperCollins; English Language edition (April 25, 2006)
  • ISBN-10: 0060737034
  • ISBN-13: 978-0060737030

The Forgotten Flag: Revolutionary Struggle in Connecticut by Frances Y. Evan

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Historical fiction novel about the events in a small town in Connecticut during 1779.

  • Age Range: 9 and up 
  • Publisher: White Mane Kids (March 3, 2003)
  • ISBN-10: 1572493380
  • ISBN-13: 978-1572493384


Windcatcher by Avi

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An 11-year-old boy buys a sailboat and spends the summer with his grandmother on the shore in Connecticut. Adventure ensues.

  • Age Range: 8 – 12 years
  • Publisher: HarperCollins; Reprint edition (September 1, 1992)
  • ISBN-10: 0380718057
  • ISBN-13: 978-0380718054

The Moffats by Eleanor Estes and illustrated by Louis Slobodkin

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Adventures of a family growing up in Cranbury, Connecticut.

  • Age Range: 10 – 12 years
  • Publisher: Harcourt; Ill edition (April 1, 2001)
  • ISBN-10: 0152025413
  • ISBN-13: 978-0152025410

Nonfiction:

The Taxing Case of the Cows: A True Story About Suffrage by Pegi D. Shea, Iris Van Rynbach and illustrated by Emily Arnold McCully

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An account of two sisters from Glastonbury, Connecticut who decided to protest unfair taxes targeting women (early elementary).

  • Age Range: 6 – 9 years
  • Publisher: Clarion Books (October 25, 2010)
  • ISBN-10: 054723631X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0547236315


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