Suggested Reading

Non-Fiction

First Colonists: Documents on the Planting of the First English Settlements in North America, 1584-1590 (1982)
• Author: David B. Quinn and Allison M. Quinn
• Publisher: North Carolina Office of Archives and History
• ISBN-10: 0865261954
• ISBN-13: 978-0865261952

The Lost Colony: A Symphonic Drama of American History (2000)
• Author: Paul Green
• Publisher: University of North Carolina Press
• ISBN-10: 0807849707
• ISBN-13: 978-0807849705

Roanoke: The Abandoned Colony, 2nd Edition (2007)
• Author: Karen Ordahl Kupperman
• Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
• ISBN-10: 0742552632
• ISBN-13: 978-0742552630

Roanoke Island: The Beginning of English America (1983)
• Author: David Stick
• Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press
• ISBN-10: 0807841102
• ISBN-13: 978-0807841105

Roanoke: The Lost Colony (2000) (currently not in print)
• (The Library of the Thirteen Colonies and the Lost Colony)
• By: Brook Coleman
• Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group’s PowerKids Press, NY
• ISBN: 0823954730

Roanoke Revisited (1997)
• Edited by: lebame houston / Barbara Hird
• Publisher: Penny Books
• ASIN: B000JJU4IU

Roanoke: Solving the Mystery of the Lost Colony (2002)
• Author: Lee Miller
• Publisher: Penguin
• ISBN-10: 0142002283
• ISBN-13: 978-0142002285

Set Fair for Roanoke: Voyages and Colonies 1584-1606 (1985)
• Author: David B. Quinn
• Publisher: University of North Carolina Press
• ISBN-10: 0807841234
• ISBN-13: 978-0807841235

Fiction

Indian Wood: A Mystery of the Lost Colony of Roanoke (2008)

  • Author: Richard K. Folsom
  • Publisher: BookSurge Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1419692194
  • ISBN-13: 978-1419692192

Childrens Books and Activities

Elizabethan Costumes Paper Dolls
• By: Tom Tierney
• Publisher: Dover Publishing
• ISBN: 0486293203

In Search of the Lost Colony (1996)
• Author: Mary Maden
• Publisher: Dog & Pony Enterprises
• Reading Level: Ages 4-8
• ISBN-10: 0964697025
• ISBN-13: 978-0964697027

Life of the Powhatan: Native Nations of North America
• Author: Rebecca Sjonger / Bobbie Kalman
• Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company, New York, NY
• Reading Level: Ages 9-12
• ISBN-10: 0778704726
• ISBN-13: 978-0778704720

The Lost Colony of Roanoke (2004)
• Author: Jean Fritz
• Illustrated by: Hudson Talbott
• Publisher: GP Putnam’s Sons-NY
• Reading Level: Ages 9-12
• ISBN-10: 0399240276
• ISBN-13: 978-0399240270

The Lost Colony of Roanoke (2001)
• Author: Edward F. Dolan
• Publisher: Benchmark Books
• Reading Level: Ages 9-12
• ISBN-10: 0761413014
• ISBN-13: 978-0761413011

Mystery of the Lost Colony (Roanoke) (2007)
• Author: Lee Miller
• Publisher: Scholastic Nonfiction
• Reading Level: Ages 9-12
• ISBN-10: 0439712661
• ISBN-13: 978-0439712668

Queen Elizabeth I Paper Dolls
• By: Tom Tierney
• Publisher: Dover Publications
• ISBN-10: 0486421929
• ISBN-13: 978-0486421926

Roanoke: The Lost Colony; An Untold Mystery From History (2003)
• Authors: Jane Yolen, Heidi Elisabeth, Yolen Stemple
• Illustrated by: Roger Roth
• Publisher: Simon & Schuster, New York.
• Reading Level: Ages 9-12
• ISBN-10: 0689823215
• ISBN-13: 978-0689823213

Soft Step & Bright Eyes: A Tale of Native American Life (2001)
• Author: Suzanne Tate
• Publisher: Nags Head Art, Inc.
• Reading Level: Ages 4-8
• ISBN-10: 1878405322
• ISBN-13: 978-1878405326