The American Revolution

Book Online: The Road to Independence

Events in The Revolutionary War

PBS: Liberty: The American Revolution and The Road to Revolution Game

People of The American Revolution

Prelude to the American Revolution

The Stamp Act

War Animations

Books For Students

General Information About the American Revolution

George vs. George: The American Revolution as Seen from Both Sides, by Rosalyn Schanzer (National Geographic Children’s Books) ISBN 978-1426300424

King George: What Was His Problem?: Everything Your Schoolbooks Didn’t Tell You About the American Revolution, by Steve Sheinkin (Flash Point, 2008) ISBN 978-1596433199

Struggle for a Continent: The French and Indian Wars, by Betsy Maestro (HarperCollins, 2000) ISBN 978-0688134501

US Kids History: Book of the American Revolution, by Howard Egger-Bovet and Marlene Smith Baranzini (Little, Brown Young Readers, 1994) ISBN 978-0316222044

Significant Events of the American Revolution Give Me Liberty! The Story of the Declaration of Independence, by Russell Freedman (Holiday House, 2002). ISBN 978-0823417537

Let It Begin Here!: April 19, 1775: The Day the American Revolution Began, by Don Brown (Flash Point, 2010) ISBN 978-1596436459

Let It Begin Here!: Lexington & Concord: First Battles of the American Revolution, by Dennis Brindell Fradin (Walker Children’s, 2009) ISBN 978-0802797117

The Signers: The 56 Stories Behind the Declaration of Independence, by Dennis Brindell Fradin (Walker & Company, 2002). ISBN 978-0802788498

Washington at Valley Forge, by Russell Freedman (Holiday House, 2008) ISBN 978-0823420698

African Americans During the American Revolution

America’s Black Founders: Revolutionary Heroes and Early Leaders, by Nancy Sanders (Chicago Review Press, 2010) ISBN 978-1556528118

Crispus Attucks: Black Leader of Colonial Patriots, by Dharathula H. Millender (Aladdin Library, 1986). Paperback, ISBN 978-0020418108

Liberty or Death: The Surprising Story of Runaway Slaves Who Sided with the British During the American Revolution, by Margaret Blair (National Geographic Children’s Book, 2010) ISBN 978-1426305900

Women During the American Revolution

Independent Dames: What You Never Knew About the Women and Girls of the Revolution, by Laurie Halse Anderson (Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2008) ISBN 978-0689858086

Heroines of the American Revolution: America’s Founding Mothers, by Diane Silcox-Jarrett (Green Angel Press, 1998) ISBN 978-0965806527

Historical Fiction:

Children During the American Revolution Sophia’s War: A Tale of the Revolution, by Avi (Beach Lane Books, 2013) ISBN 978-1442414426

Boys of Wartime: Daniel at the Siege of Boston: 1776, by Laurie Calkhoven (Dutton Juvenile, 2010) ISBN 978-0525421443