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The Children’s Book Review | July 9, 2014

The Family Romanov by Candace FlemingEnter to win a copy of The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russiaby Candace Fleming.

Two (2) winners receive:

  • A copy of The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia, by Candace Fleming.

Age Range: 12 and up

Hardcover: 304 pages

Giveaway begins July 9, 2014, at 12:01 A.M. PST and ends August 8, 2014, at 11:59 P.M. PST.

By Bianca Schulze, The Children’s Book Review
Published: December 4, 2009

Truce Truce

by Jim Murphy

Reading level: Teens/Young Adult

Hardcover: 144 pages

Publisher: Scholastic Press (October 1, 2009)

Source: Publisher

What to expect: Christmas Truce, World War I, Western front

Moving and empowering … War in the Western Front region pauses—if only briefly—to honor the true spirit of Christmas, with a Christmas Truce. Two-time Newbery Honor Book author Jim Murphy’s bold and brave narrative reveals the power of communication and shows us that peace is possible—even in the hardest of times.