Historical Fiction: World War II
Recommended books for children on World War II.
During the German occupation of France, Lisette lives with her aunt, who harbors Jewish and Gypsy children.
Two Jewish refugee girls from Austria await their parents in a remote Swedish village.
Anna, a hidden child in Nazi-occupied Holland, gradually learns to deal with the realities of being a survivor.
Thirteen-year-old Korinna must decide whether to report her parents when she discovers that they are hiding Jews.
Jewish Gustave and his parents move out of Paris to the countryside to hide from the Nazis.
The experiences of a young Jewish girl and her family during the Nazi occupation of the Netherlands.
One year after her father's death, nine-year-old Isabelle begins writing him letters relating the important events in her life.
In Brooklyn, 1943, Howie mounts a campaign to save his favorite teacher from being fired.
Twelve-year-old Margaret Ann has trouble getting along with her "perfect" English cousin, just arrived from war-torn London.
After the bombing of Pearl Harbor, Japanese Americans on the West Coast are evacuated to camps in the Utah desert.
A ten-year-old during World War II learns the lesson that doing what's right is not always an easy thing.
When Lily's father is drafted to fight in World War II, she must stay with her grouchy grandmother.
Time passes as Katie waits for her father to come home from the war.
During the German occupation of Denmark, Annemarie learns to be brave and courageous while helping to shelter her Jewish friends.
World War II has changed everyone's lives, but Davy still has two heroes: his dad and his brother.
When the Japanese bomb Pearl Harbor, questions of trust and loyalty are raised in Frank's growing friendship with Kenji.
A true story about a group of Norwegian children who smuggle nine million dollars in gold past Nazi sentries.
Jessie has suspicions about a teacher whose father was German.
Margaret gets a new view of the school bully when she finds him hiding his brother, an army deserter.