Redwall series by Brian Jacques

Perilous hares! Moles that cook! Humble mice, and scoundrelly weasels and rats. Throw in a brave badger Lord or two and you have Brian Jacques “Redwall” series. A good choice for good tween/YA readers (there’s a lot of dialect) but good swashbuckling stories for...

This Land Is Their Land by David J. Silverman

In this book, Silverman provides the other half of the Thanksgiving story, namely the Wampanoag Indians. These Native people had a long history in New England before the Pilgrims arrived, and still live on in the Plymouth and Cape Cod area. Although they lacked a...