Sophia’s War: A Tale of Revolution

By Avi. Simon & Schuster/Beach Lane, $16.99 (9781442414419). Gr. 6–8.


In 1780, four years after witnessing the hanging of Benedict Arnold, 16-year-old Sophia puts her life on the line by spying on British officers. Avi weaves historical events and details into a suspenseful novel of intrigue and adventure.




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Booklist Editors' Choice: Books for Youth
Committed to providing a broad selection of outstanding books that mixes popular appeal with literary excellence, the Books for Youth editorial staff has chosen the titles below as best-of-the-year fiction, nonfiction, and picture books.
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