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Street Gang The Complete History of Sesame Street by Michael Davis ()
    Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by guest on March 22, 2009 tagged history

Life of the Party: The Remarkable Story of How Brownie Wise Built, and Lost, a Tupperware Party Empire by Bob Kealing (2016)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on November 4, 2016 tagged biographyhistory

Your Presidential Fantasy Dream Team by Daniel O'Brien, Winston Rowntree (2016)
    Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by sarahhunt on November 4, 2016 tagged biographyhistory

Sabotage: The Mission to Destroy Hitler's Atomic Bomb: Young Adult Edition by Neal Bascomb (2016)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on July 22, 2016 tagged history

Blood in the Soil: A True Tale of Racism, Sex, and Murder in the South by Carole Townsend (2016)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on April 29, 2016 tagged historymystery

Once Upon a Time in Russia: The Rise of the Oligarchs: A True Story of Ambition, Wealth, Betrayal, and Murder by Ben Mezrich (2016)
    Reviewed by emilyreads on July 29, 2016 tagged history

The Legends Club: Dean Smith, Mike Krzyzewski, Jim Valvano, and an Epic College Basketball Rivalry by John Feinstein (2016)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on February 26, 2016 tagged history

Bleed, Blister, Puke, and Purge: The Dirty Secrets Behind Early American Medicine by J. Marin Younker (2016)
    Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by sarahhunt on October 21, 2016 tagged history

Rhythm Ride: A Road Trip Through The Motown Sound by Andrea Davis Pinkney (2015)
    Reviewed by craigseasholes on April 22, 2016 tagged historynonfiction

Terrorist: Gavrilo Princip, the Assassin Who Ignited World War I by Henrik Rehr (2015)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on November 13, 2015 tagged graphic novelhistory

Ancient Places: People and Landscape in the Emerging Northwest by Jack Nisbet (2015)
    Reviewed by craigseasholes on October 2, 2015 tagged essayshistoryscience

The Other Paris by Luc Sante (2015)
    Reviewed by wally on April 29, 2016 tagged history

The Boys Who Challenged Hitler: Knud Pedersen and the Churchill Club by Phillip Hoose (2015)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on January 15, 2016 tagged coming of agehistory

Cartoons for Victory by Warren Bernard (2015)
    Reviewed by geneambaum on April 8, 2016 tagged arthistorynonfiction

Earmuffs for Everyone! How Chester Greenwood Became Known as the Inventor of Earmuffs by Meghan McCarthy (2015)
    Reviewed by sarahhunt on August 28, 2015 tagged historypicture book

The Witch of Lime Street: Séance, Seduction, and Houdini in the Spirit World by David Jaher (2015)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on June 24, 2016 tagged history

Omaha Beach on D-Day by Robert Capa, Jean-David Morvan, Séverine Tréfouël. Dominique Bertail, Bernard Lebrun, Edward Gauvin (2015)
    Reviewed by geneambaum on February 26, 2016 tagged graphic novelhistory

It Ended Badly: 13 of the Worst Breakups in History by Jennifer Wright (2015)
    Reviewed by emilyreads on February 12, 2016 tagged historyromance

The Year of Fear: Machine Gun Kelly and the Manhunt that Changed the Nation by Joe Urschel (2015)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on September 11, 2015 tagged historynonfiction

Milwaukee Mayhem: Murder and Mystery in the Cream City's First Century by Matthew J. Prigge (2015)
    Reviewed by sarahhunt on February 5, 2016 tagged essayshistorynonfiction

Breakthrough! How Three People Saved "Blue Babies" and Changed Medicine Forever by Jim Murphy (2015)
    Reviewed by sarahhunt on July 15, 2016 tagged history

The Double Life of Fidel Castro My 17 Years as Personal Bodyguard to El Líder Máximo by Juan Reinaldo Sanchez (2015)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on July 10, 2015 tagged biographyhistory

Understanding Jim Crow: Using Racist Memorabilia to Teach Tolerance and Promote Social Justice by David Pilgrim, Henry Louis Gates Jr. (2015)
    Reviewed by geneambaum on September 30, 2016 tagged history

Razzle Dazzle: The Battle for Broadway by Michael Riedel (2015)
    Reviewed by emilyreads on February 5, 2016 tagged history

Tricky Vic: The Impossibly True Story of the Man Who Sold the Eiffel Tower by Greg Pizzoli (2015)
    Reviewed by geneambaum on January 15, 2016 tagged biographyhistorypicture book

Iron Rails, Iron Men, and the Race to Link the Nation: The Story of the Transcontinental Railroad by Martin W. Sandler (2015)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on January 15, 2016 tagged history

The Pine Tar Game: The Kansas City Royals, the New York Yankees, and Baseball’s Most Absurd and Entertaining Controversy by Filip Bondy (2015)
    Reviewed by emilyreads on November 27, 2015 tagged historynonfiction

Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania by Erik Larson (2015)
    Reviewed by diane on November 27, 2015 tagged history

I'll Have What She's Having My Adventures in Celebrity Dieting by Rebecca Harrington (2015)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on October 17, 2014 tagged cookbookhistory
    Rebecca Harrington tries out the diets of historic figures and movie stars.

Lanterne Rouge: The Last Man in the Tour de France by Max Leonard (2015)
    Reviewed by robert on December 18, 2015 tagged history

Comics: A Global History, 1968 to the Present by Don Mazur, Alexander Danner (2014)
    Reviewed by geneambaum on December 4, 2015 tagged arthistorynonfictionreference

The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion and the Fall of Imperial Russia by Candace Fleming (2014)
    Reviewed by wally on February 19, 2016 tagged history

Rock 'n' Roll Soccer The Short Life and Fast Times of the North American Soccer League by Ian Plenderleith (2014)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on January 16, 2015 tagged history

A Bintel Brief Love and Longing in Old New York by Liana Finck (2014)
    Reviewed by davidtomashek on November 14, 2014 tagged graphic novelhistory
    Comic adaptations of a Yiddish newspaper’s advice column from about 100 years ago.

Ghost Walls: The Story of a 17th-Century Colonial Homestead by Sally M. Walker (2014)
    Reviewed by sarahhunt on January 15, 2016 tagged history

Song of the Vikings Snorri and the Making of Norse Myths by Nancy Marie Brown (2014)
    Reviewed by robert on November 28, 2014 tagged biographyhistory
    Poet Snorri Sturluson lived it up in 13th century Iceland, creating the greatest collection of Norse myths.

Kitty Genovese The Murder, the Bystanders, and the Crime that Changed America by Kevin Cook (2014)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on January 16, 2015 tagged historymystery

Miracle at Fenway The Inside Story of the Boston Red Sox 2004 Championship Season by Saul Wisnia (2014)
    Reviewed by emilyreads on January 16, 2015 tagged history

Moonshine A Cultural History of America's Infamous Liquor by Jaime Joyce (2014)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on August 1, 2014 tagged history
    A history of homemade liquor focused on the contentious decades after Prohibition.

Queen Victoria's Bathing Machine by Gloria Whelan, Nancy Carpenter (2014)
    Reviewed by sarahhunt on October 3, 2014 tagged historypicture book
    Queen Victoria can’t simply go for a swim. So her husband builds her a contraption to give her some privacy.

On Immunity: An Inoculation by Eula Biss (2014)
    Reviewed by emilyreads on August 21, 2015 tagged essayshistorynonfiction

The Hiltons The True Story of An American Dynasty by J. Randy Taraborrelli (2014)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on May 9, 2014 tagged biographyhistory
    The story of hotel mogul Conrad Hilton and his (sometimes) out-of-control family.

Days of the Knights (Tales of the Time Dragon #1) by Robert Neubecker (2014)
    Reviewed by snow on May 9, 2014 tagged historypicture bookscience fiction
    Joe and Lilly travel back in time to England in the 1200s to learn about history.

Fu-go The Curious History of Japan's Balloon Bomb Attack on America by Ross Coen (2014)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on October 10, 2014 tagged history
    During WWII, the Japanese army launched over 9,000 balloons across the Pacific to drop bombs on the U.S.

Photos Framed: A Fresh Look at the World's Most Memorable Photographs by Ruth Thomson (2014)
    Reviewed by robert on November 13, 2015 tagged artcoffee table bookhistorynonfiction

Shackleton Antarctic Odyssey by Nick Bertozzi (2014)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on May 23, 2014 tagged biographygraphic novelhistory
    The story of explorer Ernest Shackleton and his failed, heroic attempt to cross Antarctica.

Tinseltown: Murder, Morphine, and Madness at the Dawn of Hollywood by William J. Mann, Christopher Lane (2014)
    Reviewed by sarahhunt on March 11, 2016 tagged audiobookhistorymystery

Toxic War by Peter Sills (2014)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on February 28, 2014 tagged history
    A detailed account of the use of Agent Orange during the Vietnam War, and its consequences.

The Fishing Fleet Husband-Hunting in the Raj by Anne de Courcy (2014)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on February 28, 2014 tagged historyromance
    During the Raj, many British women made the difficult trip to India to find marriageable men.

The 1929 Bunion Derby Johnny Salo and the Great Footrace Across America by Charles Kastner (2014)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on March 28, 2014 tagged history
    Charley Pyle organized and promoted an insane, 3,554 mile footrace across the U.S. Not many men finished it.

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