|||Raleigh's Page 
by Alan W. Armstrong 
In the late 16th century, 15-year-old Andrew leaves school in England and must prove himself as a page to Sir Walter Raleigh before embarking for Virginia, where he helps to establish relations with the indians.
|||Carrie's War 
by Nina Bawden 
Carrie and her brother spend World War II as evacuees in a small Welsh village where Carrie, upset by a family feud, commits an act that haunts her for 30 years.
|||The Rising Star of Rusty Nail 
by Lesley M. M. Blume 
In the town of Rusty Nail, Minnesota, in the early 1950s, a talented 10-year-old Franny wants to take advanced piano lessons from Olga Malenkov, a Russian musician suspected of being communist spy.
|||Priscilla and the Hollyhocks 
by Anne Broyles 
A young African American girl is sold away from her mother as a slave, and then later is sold to a Cherokee Indian, but eventually she is bought by a white man who not only sets her free, but adopts her into his family of 15 children.