Jones, Carrie. Sarah Emma Edmonds was a Great Pretender. Illus. by Mark Oldroyd. 2011. 32 p. Carolrhoda Books, $17.95 (9780761353997). Gr. 1-4.
This picture book biography of Sarah Edmonds focuses on her pretending as she takes on a variety of identities, including men, while serving as a Civil War spy. The book includes quotes from Edmonds’s memoirs and a brief author’s note and selected bibliography at the end. [AW]