Russell Freedman

Russell Freedman

This is a complete list of Russell Freedman books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series or category.

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List of Non-Fiction Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Teenagers Who Made History
1961
2
Jules Verne: Portrait of a Prophet
1965
3
How Animals Learn (With: James E. Morriss)
How Animals Learn (With: James E. Morriss)
1969
4
Animal Architects
1971
5
The brains of animals and man
1972
6
The first days of life
1974
7
Growing Up Wild: How Young Animals Survive
1975
8
Animal Games
1976
9
Animal Fathers
1976
10
Hanging on: How Animals Carry Their Young
1977
11
How Birds Fly (With: Lorence F. Bjorklund)
How Birds Fly (With: Lorence F. Bjorklund)
1977
12
Getting Born
1978
13
How Animals Defend Their Young
1978
14
Tooth And Claw: A Look At Animal Weapons
1980
15
They Lived With The Dinosaurs
1980
16
Immigrant Kids
1980
17
Farm Babies
1981
18
Animal Superstars: Biggest, Strongest, Fastest, Smartest
1981
19
When Winter Comes
1981
20
Can Bears Predict Earthquakes?: Unsolved Mysteries of Animal Behavior
1982
21
Killer Fish
1982
22
Killer Snakes
1982
23
Children of the Wild West
1983
24
Dinosaurs and Their Young
1983
25
Rattlesnakes
1984
26
Holiday House: The First Sixty-Five Years (With: Barbara Elleman)
1985
27
Cowboys of the Wild West
1985
28
Sharks
1985
29
Indian Chiefs
1987
30
Lincoln: A Photobiography
1987
31
Buffalo Hunt
1988
32
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
1990
33
The Wright Brothers: How They Invented the Airplane
1991
34
An Indian Winter (With: Karl Bodmer)
An Indian Winter (With: Karl Bodmer)
1992
35
Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery
1993
36
Kids at Work: Lewis Hine and the Crusade Against Child Labor (With: Lewis Wickes Hine)
1994
37
The Life and Death of Crazy Horse (With: Amos Bad Heart Bull)
The Life and Death of Crazy Horse (With: Amos Bad Heart Bull)
1996
38
Out of Darkness: The Story of Louis Braille (With: Kate Kiesler)
1997
39
Martha Graham: A Dancer's Life
1998
40
Babe Didrikson Zaharias: The Making of a Champion
1999
41
Give Me Liberty!: The Story of the Declaration of Independence
2000
42
In the Days of the Vaqueros: America's First True Cowboys
2001
43
Confucius: The Golden Rule (With: Frédéric Clément)
Confucius: The Golden Rule (With: Frédéric Clément)
2002
44
100 People Who Changed America
2004
45
The Voice That Challenged a Nation
2004
46
Children of the Great Depression
2005
47
The Adventures of Marco Polo (With: Bagram Ibatoulline)
The Adventures of Marco Polo (With: Bagram Ibatoulline)
2006
48
Freedom Walkers: The Story of the Montgomery Bus Boycott
2006
49
Who Was First?: Discovering the Americas
2007
50
Washington at Valley Forge
2008
51
The War to End All Wars: World War I
2010
52
Lafayette and the American Revolution
2010
53
8
Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass: The Story Behind an American Friendship
2011
54
The Boston Tea Party (With: Peter Malone)
The Boston Tea Party (With: Peter Malone)
2012
55
Becoming Ben Franklin: How a Candle-Maker's Son Helped Light the Flame of Liberty
2013
56
Angel Island: Gateway to Gold Mountain
2013
57
Because They Marched: The People's Campaign for Voting Rights That Changed America
2014
58
We Will Not Be Silent: The White Rose Student Resistance Movement That Defied Adolf Hitler
2016
59
Vietnam: A History of the War
2016
60
The Sinking of the Vasa: A Shipwreck of Titanic Proportions (With: William Low)
2018

Russell Freedman Biography

Russell Freedman is probably best known for their Non-Fiction Books. There are currently 60 books available. The first was released in 1961 with the novel Teenagers Who Made History. The most recently released novel was The Sinking of the Vasa: A Shipwreck of Titanic Proportions which was released in 2018. There are no upcoming non-fiction books by Russell at this time.

Russell Freedman has also written the Orbis Pictus Award for Outstanding Nonfiction for Children series which has 12 books including In Defense of Liberty and The Man Who Made Time Travel.

Russell Freedman Awards & Accolades

Freedman's books have won multiple awards, Lincoln: A Photobiography won the John Newbery Medal Awards, Newbery Medal, in 1988. The Wright Brothers: How They Invented the Airplane won the John Newbery Medal Awards, Newbery Honor, in 1992. Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery won the John Newbery Medal Awards, Newbery Honor, in 1994. The Voice That Challenged a Nation won the John Newbery Medal Awards, Newbery Honor, in 2005.

Freedman's book, We Will Not Be Silent: The White Rose Student Resistance Movement That Defied Adolf Hitler was nominated for the Kirkus Prize, Best Young Readers' Literature, in 2016.

Russell Freedman F.A.Q

What book awards has Russell Freedman won?

Lincoln: A Photobiography: John Newbery Medal Awards Newbery Medal (1988).
The Wright Brothers: How They Invented the Airplane: John Newbery Medal Awards Newbery Honor (1992).
Eleanor Roosevelt: A Life of Discovery: John Newbery Medal Awards Newbery Honor (1994).
The Voice That Challenged a Nation: John Newbery Medal Awards Newbery Honor (2005).

What was the first book Russell Freedman wrote?

The first novel written by Russell Freedman was Teenagers Who Made History, published in 1961.

What was the most recent book Russell Freedman wrote?

Their most recently released work was The Sinking of the Vasa: A Shipwreck of Titanic Proportions (a short story) on August 14th, 2018.

Will there be any more books by Russell Freedman?

Russell Freedman does not have any upcoming novels with a set publication date within the next few months at this time.

How many books has Russell Freedman written?

Russell Freedman has written 61 books. 60 books in the Non-Fiction Books, 1 book in the Orbis Pictus Award for Outstanding Nonfiction for Children Series.

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