Last Day on Mars

by Kevin Emerson

This is the exciting first volume of the Dark Star series. Liam and Phoebe are among the last humans to leave Mars before the sun goes supernova. An exciting plot with humor and lots of twists and turns makes for a book that adults will love as much as children.


by Peter Lerangis

Corey Fletcher discovers that he has the ability to go back in time and change events, but he learns that this ability has dangers and unexpected consequences.

Torpedoed: The True Story of the World War II Sinking of the Children's Ship

by Deborah Heiligman

This is a fascinating account of the little known sinking of the ship, City of Benares, which was evacuating children from England to Canada during the Second World War.