Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Children's Literature Genres: Historical Fiction

An overview of children's literature genres and resources for locating them in the library's juvenile collection.

Looking @ Historical Fiction

Genres Historical Fiction

Books to consider

Scott O'Dell Award

Scott O'Dell, author of The Island of the Blue Dolphins, established the Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction in 1982. It is given annually to "a meritorious book published in the previous year for children or young adults."


In Our Collection