Children's Historical Biographies

Last updated: January 3, 2012
  1. A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier
    1. A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier by Ishmael Beah Published: August 1, 2008 Score: 21.39
  2. Night
    2. Night by Elie Wiesel and George Guidall Published: June 1, 1999 Score: 15.99
  3. In My Hands: Memories of a Holocaust Rescuer
    3. In My Hands: Memories of a Holocaust Rescuer by Irene Gut Opdyke and Jennifer Armstrong Published: August 11, 2008 Score: 3.57
  4. Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes (PMC) (Puffin Modern Classics)
    4. Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes (PMC) (Puffin Modern Classics) by Eleanor Coerr and Ronald Himler Published: April 12, 2004 Score: 3.36
  5. Rough Riders
    5. Rough Riders by Theodore Roosevelt Published: August 1, 2005 Score: 1.02
  6. Red Scarf Girl: A Memoir of the Cultural Revolution
    6. Red Scarf Girl: A Memoir of the Cultural Revolution by Ji-Li Jiang Published: September 4, 1998 Score: 0.97
  7. The Story Of Ruby Bridges: Special Anniversary Edition
    7. The Story Of Ruby Bridges: Special Anniversary Edition by Robert Coles and George Ford Published: September 1, 2010 Score: 0.73
  8. Cheaper by the Dozen
    8. Cheaper by the Dozen by Jr. Frank B. Gilbreth and Ernestine G. Carey Score: 0.7
  9. Fifty Famous Stories Retold
    9. Fifty Famous Stories Retold by James Baldwin Published: May 4, 2009 Score: 0.56
  10. Survivors: True Stories of Children in the Holocaust
    10. Survivors: True Stories of Children in the Holocaust by Allan Zullo and Mara Bovsun Published: March 1, 2005 Score: 0.45
  11. Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justice
    11. Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justice by Phillip M. Hoose Published: December 21, 2010 Score: 0.38
  12. Queen of the Falls
    12. Queen of the Falls by Chris Van Allsburg Published: April 4, 2011 Score: 0.35
  13. The Last Sunrise, A True Story
    13. The Last Sunrise, A True Story by Harold Gordon Published: October 16, 2009 Score: 0.27
  14. The Endless Steppe: Growing Up in Siberia
    14. The Endless Steppe: Growing Up in Siberia by Esther Rudomin Hautzig Published: May 12, 1995 Score: 0.26
  15. Quien fue Albert Einstein? / Who Was Albert Einstein? (Spanish Edition)
    15. Quien fue Albert Einstein? / Who Was Albert Einstein? (Spanish Edition) by Jess M. Brallier Published: November 9, 2009 Score: 0.26
  16. Lincoln: A Photobiography
    16. Lincoln: A Photobiography by Russell Freedman and Robert Petkoff Published: October 14, 2008 Score: 0.25
  17. Small Steps: The Year I Got Polio
    17. Small Steps: The Year I Got Polio by Peg Kehret Published: January 1, 1996 Score: 0.25
  18. Dave the Potter: Artist, Poet, Slave
    18. Dave the Potter: Artist, Poet, Slave by Laban Carrick Hill and Bryan Collier Published: September 7, 2010 Score: 0.25
  19. The Houdini Box
    19. The Houdini Box by Brian Selznick Published: September 1, 2001 Score: 0.23
  20. The Butterfly
    20. The Butterfly by Patricia Polacco Published: February 5, 2009 Score: 0.23
  21. The Story of Mankind
    21. The Story of Mankind by Hendrik Willem Van Loon Published: March 26, 2009 Score: 0.23
  22. Through My Eyes: Ruby Bridges
    22. Through My Eyes: Ruby Bridges by Ruby Bridges Published: September 1, 1999 Score: 0.22
  23. Zlata's Diary: A Child's Life in Sarajevo
    23. Zlata's Diary: A Child's Life in Sarajevo by Zlata Filipovic Published: June 1, 1995 Score: 0.21

See also:

  1. Children's History & Historical Fiction Books
  2. Children's European History Books
  3. Children's Modern History Books
  4. Children's African History Books
  5. Children's Military & Wars Books
  6. Children's Holocaust Books
  7. Children's Central & South American History Books
  8. Children's Medieval Books
  9. Marriage Books
  10. Natural History Books
  11. Haggadah Books
  12. Children's Performing Arts Books
  13. Latin American Cooking, Food & Wine Books
  14. Thrillers Books
  15. Alexander Mackenzie Biographies
  16. English Tort Law
  17. Indonesia Travel Guides
  18. Nepal Travel Guides
  19. Operations Research Books
  20. Modern Popular Sheet Music & Scores