WORLD WAR I & II FICTION

World War I

Debon, Nicolas A Brave Soldier (2-4)

Hartnett, Sonya The Silver Donkey (5-9)

Lawrence, Iain Lord of the Nutcracker Men (5-9)

Morpugo, Michael Private Peaceful (7-12), War Horse (7-9)

Spillebeen, Geert Kipling’s Choice (7-10) YA

Wulf, Linda Press Night of the Burning (7-10)

 

World War II

Ackerman, Karen Night Crossing (grades 3-5)

Benary-Isbert, M. The Ark (6-9)

Borden, Louise The Little Ships: The Heroic Rescue at Dunkirk in World War II (3-5); Across the Blue Pacific (3-5); The Greatest Skating Race (3-5)

Bruchac, Joseph Code Talker: A Novel about the Navajo Marines of World War II (5-9)

Casanova, Mary The Klipfish Code (4-7)

Choi, Sook Nyul Year of Impossible Goodbyes (5+)

Cooper, Susan Dawn of Fear (5+)

DeJong, Meindert House of Sixty Fathers (4-6)

Elliot, L.M. Under a War-torn Sky (7+)

Fleischman, Sid Entertainer and the Dybbuk (6-9)

Glatshetyn, Yankev Emil and Karl (5-9)

Greene, Bette Summer of My German Soldier (6+)

Hartling, Peter Crutches ( 5+)

Holm, Anne North to Freedom (6+)

Hughes, Dean Soldier Boys (7-9)

Lisle, Janet Taylor Art of Keeping Cool (5-8)

Lowry, Lois Number the Stars (4+)

Matas, Carol After the War (7+), Greater than Angels (7+); In My Enemy’s House (7+); Mazer Heroes Don’t Run (7+) A Boy at War (7+) The Last Mission (7+)

Napoli, Donna Stones in Water (5+)

Orgel, Doris The Devil in Vienna (6+)

Orlev, Uri The Island on Bird Street (5+) The Man from the Other Side (6+)

Park, Linda Sue When My Name Was Keoko (6-9)

Propp, Vera W. When the Soldiers Were Gone (3-5)

Roy, Jennifer Yellow Star (5-9)

Salisbury, Graham Eyes of the Emperor (7-10); Under the Blood Red Sun (5-8)

Taylor, Marilyn Faraway Home (4+)

VanSteenwyck, E. A Traitor Among Us (5+)

Vos, Ida Hide and Seek (4+); Anna is Still Here (4+)

Westall, Robert The Machine Gunners (6+); Wulfson Soldier X (8+) YA

Yep, Lawrence Hiroshima: A Novella (4+)

Yolen, Jane The Devil’s Arithmetic (5+)

Zusak, Markus The Book Thief (8+) YA