Catherine Johnson is an award-wining writer, including of historical fiction for children and young adults.
Books by Catherine Johnson
Interviews with Catherine Johnson
There is some fabulous historical fiction out there for 8-12 year olds, some of it old, some of it new. British novelist Catherine Johnson, author of a number of historical novels for kids and young adults, recommends some of the best—from short stories to epics and from straight historical novels to those with a strong dose of fantasy and magic.