Historical Fiction: WW II


Reserve these books

New in May!

Live in Infamy: What if the Axis Powers Had Won World War II (alternate history) by Caroline Tung Richmond

New in March!

Mapping Bones by Jane Yolen

New in February!

What the Night Sings by Vesper Stamper

New in September!

The Librarian of Auschwitz by Antonio Iturbe

New in March!

Making Bombs for Hitler by Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch

New in November!

Blood For Blood (sequel to Wolf by Wolf) by Ryan Graudin (alternate history)

New in June!

The Boy at the Top of the Mountain by John Boyne

New in April!

Girl in the Blue Coat by Monica Hesse

New in February!

Anna and the Swallow Man (Poland) by Gavriel Savit

Front Lines by Michael Grant (Alternate history)

Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys (Refugees, 1939-1945)

New in September!

Paper Hearts by Meg Wiviott  (Holocaust--Germany)

Others Listed Alphabetically

Ashes by Katheryn Lasky (Pre-war  Germany, 1932)

Berlin Boxing Club by Robert Sharenow (Holocaust--Germany)

The Book Thief by Markus Zusak (Germany)

A Boy at War: A Novel of Pearl Harbor by Harry Mazer (Sequels: A Boy No More; Heroes Don't Run)

The Boy in the Striped Pajamas: A Fable by John Boyne (Holocaust--Poland)

The Boy Who Dared by Susan Campbell Bartoletti (Germany)

Briar Rose by Jane Yolen (Holocaust--Poland)

Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein (France, 1943)

Code Talker: A Novel About the Navajo Marines in World War II by Joseph Bruchac (Pacific)

Eyes of the Emperor by Graham Salisbury (United States)

The Last Mission by Harry Mazer (Germany)

The Man from the Other Side by Uri Orlev (Holocaust--Poland)

Milkweed by Jerry Spinelli (Holocaust--Poland)

Postcards from No Man's Land by Aidan Chambers (Netherlands)

Prisoner B-3087 by Alan Gratz (Holocaust--Poland)

Soldier X by Don L. Wulffson (Russia)

Tamar by Mal Peet (Netherlands)

Under a War-Torn Sky by Laura Elliot (France)

What World is Left by Monique Polak (Holocaust--Holland;Czechoslovakia)

The Winter War: A Novel by William Durbin (Finland)