Best Teen & Young Adult Prehistory Historical Fiction Books
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1. Black Beauty (Anna Sewell Collection)
Author: by Anna Sewell
It is good people who make good places. Anna Sewell, Black BeautyBlack Beauty is an 1877 novel by English author Anna Sewell. It was composed in the last years of her life, during which she remained in her house as an invalid.
The novel became an immediate best-seller, with Sewell dying just five months after its publication, but long enough to see her only novel become a success. With fifty million copies sold, Black Beauty is one of the best-selling books of all time.
While forthrightly teaching animal welfare, it also teaches how to treat people with kindness, sympathy, and respect. Black Beauty became a forerunner to the pony book genre of children’s literature. In 2003, the novel was listed at number 58 on the BBC’s survey The Big Read.
Black Beauty spends his youth in a loving home, surrounded by friends and cared for by his owners. But when circumstances change, he learns that not all humans are so kind. Passed from hand to hand, Black Beauty witnesses love and cruelty, wealth and poverty, friendship and hardship …
2. The Ghost Warriors
Author: by Bill Tippins
#1 Best Seller in Teen & Young Adult Historical Fiction! (June 2021)The Ghost Warriors (Book 1): An action-packed prehistoric adventure, in which coming of age is the difference between life and death. When a brutal warlord abducts their friend Hanna, thirteen-year-old Tioga and his best friend Kopi decide to take matters into their own hands and rescue her.
But their plan spins tragically out of control and triggers an attack on their own village. Their survival, and their tribe’s existence, depends on their wilderness skills, their cunning brand of ghost warfare”, and bravery that they didn’t know they possessed.
[Reading age 10 – 18+]Reviews:”Five Stars… Tom Sawyer & Huck Finn Meet the Stone Age” – Eric Carter, author of Innate”10/10… What an excellent book… I can’t wait for the sequel!John Yosaitis, M.D.”Excellent… Really enjoyed this light hearted spooky coming of age story.” – Helen Haddow, in the U.
K.”Great story of the past… Very much enjoyed from start to finish.” – author Jim Woscochlo”Read this book… You won’t be disappointed.” – William Danforth (The Love Handles)
3. Orphaned (Ape Quartet #4)
Author: by Eliot Schrefer
In National Book Award finalist Endangered, Eliot Schrefer showed a human’s first encounter with an ape. Now comes this astonishing story of a family of gorillas’ first encounter with a human. Before humans, and before human history, there were the apes.
Snub is a young gorilla, living in the heart of what will eventually be known as Africa. She is jealous of her mother’s new baby … And restless in her need to explore. When a natural disaster shakes up her family, Snub finds herself as the guardian of her young sibling …
And lost in a reshaped world. Snub may feel orphaned, but she is not alone. There are other creatures stalking through the woods – a new form of predator, walking on two legs. One of their kind is also orphaned, and is taken in by Snub.
But the intersection of the human world and the gorilla world will bring both new connections and new battles. In his boldest work yet, two-time National Book Award finalist Eliot Schrefer shows us a riveting, heartbreaking early encounter between ape and man – told from the ape’s point of view.
Author: by Bill k. Underwood
What can one young Taino boy do against a man determined to conquer an empire? Horses, sailing ships, Mayans, pyramids and conquistadors… Unbroken is being hailed as a great read for all ages! Felipe Ferrer’s young life is turned upside down when Hernan Cortes rides into the Ferrer stable yard.
Cortes, planning to lead his conquistadors to Mexico, is in desperate need of horses. When Felipe’s father refuses to sell his prize stallion, Majesty, Cortes cheats him out of the horse and sends Ferrer to debtor’s prison. To save Felipe from the same fate his father arranges for the boy to go along with Cortes as Majesty’s groom.
Thus begins the greatest adventure of Felipe’s life. He will deal with bullies, thieves, a hurricane and a Mayan king. He will have to try to save a prince, save a girl, and save a horse. But all he wants is to get free, get home and exonerate his father.
5. Noonalook: A prehistoric adventure of bravery, compassion and redemption
Author: by T Reeves
January 3, 2020
Scarred and partially disabled from a vicious cave lion attack many years before, Noonalook is now an outcast from his own tribe. He has lost his family, his status and even his will to live. Can a little lost boy from another tribe help Noonalook find himself and his place in the world?
Taking place 35,000 years ago in Western Europe, this is the story of an old man and young boy’s quest across the savage lands to find the lost boy’s tribe. In this prehistoric world, where dangerous animals roamed the land and Neanderthals still existed, Noonalook and Sundu must battle, not only these, but the rugged landscape as well.
6. Ivory and Bone
Author: by Julie Eshbaugh
Exquisitely written, ferocious, and haunting. Don’t miss this one!Sarah J. Maas, New York Times bestselling author of the Throne of Glass seriesJulie Eshbaugh is a unique new voice with talent enough for a whole team of writers. I’m still under the spell of her storytelling.
Amie Kaufman, New York Times bestselling co-author of Illuminae and These Broken StarsLoosely inspired by Pride and Prejudice, Ivory and Bone is an enthralling tale of high-stakes survival, blinding betrayal, and star-crossed love. Hunting, gathering, and keeping his family safethat’s the life seventeen-year-old Kol knows.
Then bold, enigmatic Mya arrives from the south with her family, and Kol is captivated. He wants her to trust him, but any hopes of impressing her are ruined when he makes a carelessand nearly gravemistake. What Kol doesn’t know is that underneath Mya’s cool disdain is a history wrought with loss that comes to light when another clan arrives.
With them is Lo, an enemy from Mya’s past who Mya swears has ulterior motives. As Kol grows closer to Lo, tensions between Mya and Lo escalate until violence erupts. Faced with shattering losses, Kol is forced to question every person he’s trusted.
7. Child of Dandelions
Author: by Shenaaz Nanji
Second Story Press
It is 1972, and fifteen-year-old Sabine enjoys a comfortable life as the daughter of Indian parents living in Uganda. But her world is turned upside down when the country’s military President, General Idi Amin, declares Indians must be “weeded out” of the country in ninety days.
At first, Sabine does not believe that as Indians born in Uganda they will be forced to leave their beloved home. It all seems so unfair. But as the countdown continues, Sabine’s eyes are opened to the poverty and hostility around her.
She begins to realize that she has lived a life of privilege compared to most Ugandans. Even her best friend, Zena, turns away from her and tells her she does not belong. When Sabine’s beloved Uncle goes missing and soldiers raid the family home, her father and mother are forced to flee.
Sabine is left to take charge of her and her brother’s fate, using all her strength and resilience to find a way to escape the Uganda that used to be her home.
8. Children of the Dawnland
Author: by Kathleen O'Neal Gear
The end of the Ice Age: A time of melting glaciers, mass extinctions, unpredictable dangersand young heroesThough only twelve summers old, Twig is a talented Dreamer. Sometimes she has spirit dreamsdreams that come true. But her mother has always discouraged Twig from exploring her powers for fear that they would turn her strange, like the reclusive witch-woman Cobia.
When Twig begins to have recurring nightmares about a green light exploding from the sky and causing widespread destruction, she must find the courage to defy her mother and learn to become a Spirit Dreamer. Helping Twig on her quest are her best friend, Greyhawk, and Screech Owl, a shaman who has been banished from the village.
Together, they must persuade their people to leave the land of their ancestors and journey to the mysterious Duskland, far from only home they’ve ever known. Can Twig convince the Elders that she is a true Spirit Dreamerbefore it’s too late?
Set 13,000 years ago in what is now the northeastern United States and Ontario, Canada, Children of the Dawnland is an unforgettable adventure about a visionary girl by internationally-bestselling authors and archaeologists Kathleen O’Neal Gear and W.Michael Gear. In writing and researching this book, the Gears visited the archaeological sites in New York, Ontario, Ohio, and Pennsylvania that play a role in the story.
9. 3 Prehistoric World Novels: Boxed Set
Author: by Jack London
June 28, 2014
This volume contains three prominent novels, describing life of our prehistoric ancestors in a dangerous and savage world:IN THE MORNING OF TIME by Charles G.D. RobertsBEFORE ADAM by Jack LondonTHE STORY OF AB by Stanley Waterloo
10. The Minotaur Medallion
Author: by Bill K. Underwood
A Jewish conspiracy and a Bible-era shipwreck lead to perils for a modern-day Indiana Jones. Thirty years after Jesus’ death the apostle Paul, victim of a Jewish plot, is arrested and led in chains aboard an old Egyptian grain carrier bound for Rome.
Encountering the ‘storm of the century,’ the ship never arrives. 2000 years later, amateur archaeologist David Connor is on the tiny Mediterranean island of Malta looking for evidence of Paul’s lost ship. With the help of a smart – and beautiful – professor of ancient history, Caroline, he begins to build a credible case.
But just as the artifacts become more convincing, so does the evidence that someone is trying to kill him.
11. El cazador de fantasmas (Crónicas de la Prehistoria 6): Crónicas de la prehistoria VI (Spanish Edition)
Author: by Michelle Paver
Sexta y ltima entrega de la apasionante serie Crnicas de la Prehistoria, que ha sido incluida por The Times entre los cien mejores libros de la dcada. Una historia sobre la supervivencia y el poder de la amistad en la que Torak llegar al final de su viaje.
La Noche de las Almas est cada vez ms cerca. Eostra, la hechicera de los Bhos Reales, mantiene aterrorizados a los clanes en su intento de dominar el mundo de los vivos y de los muertos. As, Torak debe abandonar el Bosque para buscar la guarida de la Devoradora de Almas en la Montaa de los Fantasmas.
En compaa de Renn, emprende un peligroso viaje a travs de parajes helados, durante el cual ambos descubrirn la fuerza de su vnculo y hallarn nuevas alianzas que los impulsarn a seguir adelante. Lobo, su fiel hermano de camada, tendr que superar el dolor ms atroz y evitar que la malvada hechicera le arrebate aquello que ms quiere.
12. The Kin
Author: by Peter Dickinson
Firebird (June 9, 2003)
Offers a story about how language and communication came into being after a group of children are driven away from their people by strangers and are forced to start a new life in dangerous and desolate new surroundings without any real guidance.Simultaneous.
13. First Dog on Earth, How It All Began | An Odyssey of Survival and Trust | A Poetic Story of How Human Civilization Progresses With the Companionship of Dogs | Family Friendly Novel
Author: by Irv Weinberg
October 20, 2020
At the dawn of civilization, a wolf dog befriends an old hunter and revives his alpha powers among his human tribe. Together with the animal’s pack, they discover a new way of lifea shared odyssey of survival and trust that grows into the most successful partnership the Earth has ever known, changing dogs and humans forever.
The pack led by Oohma encounters the first humans they have ever seenIsh the old hunter, Lut the gifted young medicine woman and Hun the brutal tribe leader whose jealousy forces him out of the tribe. This is the poetic story of how civilization progresses all because of the abilities the dogs bring the tribe.
Set against the ancient Chauvet Cave in France with its remarkable cave art and the footprints of a small boy and his dog as they walk together side by side as companions not prey. How does the greatest love story in history begin?
With a leap into the unknown, as told in First Dog on Earth.
14. Saturday, The Twelfth Of October
Author: by Norma Fox Mazer
Lizzie Skurnick Books
February 2, 2015
After falling asleep in a park, fourteen-year old Zan awakens to find herself transported back in time to the forest world of a band of prehistoric cave dwellers. Adopted by the group, she learns their language and customs, exults in their triumphs, and shares in their grief.
However, the society’s wise woman has her doubts about Zan, who she believes has brought misfortune with her. In mortal danger, Zane is able to return to her own timean eleven-month absence which was only a few hours back home.
Norma Fox Mazer (19312009) was an American author and teacher best known for her books for young adults. Among the honors Mazer earned for her writing were a National Book Award nomination, a Lewis Carroll Shelf Award (for Saturday, The Twelfth of October), and a Newbery Medal.
15. La hechicera (Crónicas de la Prehistoria 4) (Spanish Edition)
Author: by Michelle Paver
En esta cuarta entrega de la serie Crnicas de la Prehistoria Torak se enfrentar a la encrucijada ms difcil de su vida. Contina la aventura… Torak se enfrenta a la encrucijada ms terrible de su vida: los clanes descubren el tatuaje de Devorador de Almas que lleva en el pecho y lo declaran proscrito.
En adelante, vagar solo y cualquiera que lo vea podr darle caza y matarlo. As, el malvolo plan urdido por Seshru, la hechicera de los Vboras, tiene xito: Torak se convierte en un paria, desterrado y despreciado por todos. La nica que cree en su inocencia es Renn, que tras una serie de trepidantes peripecias logra encontrarlo.
Sin embargo, su aventura no ha hecho ms que empezar, pues a Torak lo aguarda una terrible revelacin que puede cambiar su amistad con Renn para siempre.
16. Land Of Monsters: The Kids Who Discovered America: The Prehistoric Teen Adventure Book For Children Age 10-14. A Fast Paced Middle-Grade And Teenage Action Novel.
Author: by Christian Darkin
Five kids vs the biggest carnivore mankind has ever faced. The untold story of the first humans ever to enter the terrifying continent of North America. It’s 13,000 years ago and, at the Eastern tip of Siberia, Djo, one of a group of children is setting out on his first hunting expedition.
But, at the end of the last ice-age, global warming is destroying their world. Soon, the children are separated from the adults protecting them, and are stranded on an ice-berg Drifting out to sea. Tensions within the group explode as they battle to survive the perils of the open ocean only to find themselves washed up in a strange land filled with prehistoric monsters where Djo must face his greatest fear