Suspect Red by L. M. Elliott

FBI agents. Wiretapping. Banned Books. This historical fiction novel is a great book to read during Banned Books Week. Thanks to the #kidlitexchange network for the review copy of this book - all opinions are my own. It's the summer 1953, and the United States has just executed Julius and Ethel Rosenberg after being convicted … Continue reading Suspect Red by L. M. Elliott

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Seeking Refuge by Irene N. Watts and illustrated by Kathryn E. Shoemaker

A brief history lesson In an effort to rescue Jewish children from the Nazi regime, the Kindertransport was created. The United Kingdom waved immigration paperwork to allow these children to escape persecution. The first Kindertransport arrived in London in 1938, bringing two hundred Jewish children from Berlin. In the nine months preceding World War II, … Continue reading Seeking Refuge by Irene N. Watts and illustrated by Kathryn E. Shoemaker