Kimberly Brubaker Bradley

        Newbery Honor Winner and New York Times Bestselling Author

Works

Historical Fiction
How did it feel to be the son of Thomas Jefferson--and of a woman he owned?
An IRA Teacher's Choice, VOYA Top Shelf Fiction, NY Public Library Book of the Year
Fiction
"Hiking the Appalachian Trail forms the groundwork for this emotionally taut story."
--Kirkus Reviews

TWTSML: A 2016 Newbery Honor Book and Winner of the 2016 Schneider and Odyssey Awards.

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To see a list of the sources I used for Jefferson's Sons, please click on the "works" tab above, and then click on the highlighted sentence.

Riding an ostrich in South Africa--much different from riding a horse!

Making friends with some dassies in South Africa


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Recent Works


“A big, serious work of historical investigation and imagination; the tale has never before been told this well.” — Kirkus, starred review

"generous helpings of humor and deft pacing...a fast-moving novel with special appeal for readers of Christian tradition." BCCB

"...engrossing, believeable...readers will be captivated by the child's view of Versailles" Booklist