| 3.8/5 |
| History, Children's literature, Non-fiction|
Behind the Blue and Gray, Finding Fortune, Singing hands, Here Lies Linc, Ghost Girl: A Blue Ridge Mo
An ALA Best Book for Young Adults
A Bank Street College Children’s Book of the Year
An NCSS-CBC “Notable Children’s Trade Book in the Field of Social Studies”
A Nation Torn Wikipedia
A Nation Torn, by Delia Ray, is a child-oriented history of how the American Civil War began. It is in the history series A Young Reader's History of the Civil War. A Nation Torn describes the events from 1861 to the first battle of the Civil War at Charleston Harbor.
This book talks about many people, including Henry Clay, Harriet Tubman, John Brown, and Abraham Lincoln.