Books by Shirley Raye Redmond

Released: Jan. 27, 2004

"Illustrated with a mix of 19th-century art and modern photos of monuments or artifacts, this entry in the venerable Landmark Books series will serve equally well as middle-grade assignment fodder or a consciousness raiser. (timeline, bibliography, index) (Nonfiction. 8-10)"
Redmond shares title and topic with Patricia Clyne's 1976 (long o.p.) collective biography, but offers more profiles—24, plus shorter references—at an easier reading level. Read full book review >
PIGEON HERO! by Shirley Raye Redmond
Released: Nov. 1, 2003

"Despite these minor drawbacks, historical settings and interesting true stories for easy readers are always welcome, and G.I. Joe is a plucky fellow with an intriguing tale. (Easy reader. 6-8)"
The true story of a carrier pigeon in WWII is the premise for this mid-level easy reader that will appeal to young readers interested in airplanes and the era of the world wars. Read full book review >