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    Fever, 1793

    Anderson, Laurie Halse.

    In 1793 Philadelphia, sixteen-year-old Matilda Cook, separated from her sick mother, learns about perseverance and self-reliance when she is forced to cope with the horrors of a yellow fever epidemic.

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    Forge

    Anderson, Laurie Halse.

    Separated from his friend Isabel after their daring escape from slavery, fifteen-year-old Curzon serves as a free man in the Continental Army at Valley Forge until he and Isabel are thrown together again, as slaves once more.

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    The colony of Pennsylvania : a primary source history

    Mis, Melody S.

    Discusses the discovery of Pennsylvania, the founding and settlement of the fifth colony, and notable events in Pennsylvania's early history. Includes illustrations and notes from primary source documents.

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    The Pennsylvania colony

    Williams, Jean Kinney.

    Relates the history of the Colony of Pennsylvania from its founding by William Penn in 1681 to statehood in 1787.

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    Anderson, Laurie Halse.

    Separated from his friend Isabel after their daring escape from slavery, fifteen-year-old Curzon serves as a free man in the Continental Army at Valley Forge until he and Isabel are thrown together again, as slaves once more.

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    William Penn : founder of democracy

    Lutz, Norma Jean.

    A biography of the famous Quaker who founded Pennsylvania and guaranteed religious freedom to all its settlers.

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    Sweetgrass basket

    Carvell, Marlene.

    In alternating passages, two Mohawk sisters describe their lives at the Carlisle Indian Industrial School, established in 1879 to educate Native Americans, as they try to assimilate into white culture and one of them is falsely accused of stealing.

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    Standing in the light : the captive diary of Catherine Carey Logan

    Osborne, Mary Pope.

    A Quaker girl's diary reflects her experiences growing up in the Delaware River Valley of Pennsylvania and her capture by Lenape Indians in 1763.

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    Chase

    Haas, Jessie.

    Phin Chase, an orphaned stable boy in Pennsylvania in the aftermath of the Civil War, must go on the run to save his life after accidentally witnessing the murder of a mine boss by a secret society of Irishmen known as the Sleepers.

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    Woods runner

    Paulsen, Gary.

    From his 1776 Pennsylvania homestead, thirteen-year-old Samuel, who is a highly-skilled woodsman, sets out toward New York City to rescue his parents from the band of British soldiers and Native Americans who kidnapped them after slaughtering most of their community. Includes historical notes.

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    Echo

    Ryan, Pam Muñoz.

    Lost in the Black Forest, Otto meets three mysterious sisters and finds himself entwined in a prophecy, a promise, and a harmonica--and decades later three children, Friedrich in Germany, Mike in Pennsylvania, and Ivy in California find themselves caught up in the same thread of destiny in the darkest days of the twentieth century, struggling to keep their families intact, and tied together by the music of the same harmonica.

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    Wolf Hollow : a novel

    Wolk, Lauren, 1956-

    "Twelve-year-old Annabelle must learn to stand up for what's right in the face of a manipulative and violent new bully who targets people Annabelle cares about, including a homeless World War I veteran"--Provided by publisher.

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