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Historical Fiction: WW II

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Author Book Title
Adler, David Don't Talk to Me About the War (US)
Bloor, Edward London Calling (England)
Booth, Martin War Dog (Europe)
Bradley, Kimberly For Freedom (France)
Bradley, Kimberly The War That Saved My Life (England)
Calkhoven, Laurie Michael at the Invasion of France, 1943 (France)
Cheaney, J.B. My Friend the Enemy (US)
Cooper, Susan Dawn of Fear (Great Britain)
Denenberg, Barry The Journal of Ben Uchida: Citizen #13559 Mirror Lake Internment Camp (Dear America)
Fitzmaurice, Kathryn A Diamond in the Desert (Japanese Internment)
Gallico, Paul The Snow Goose (France)
Giff, Patricia Genevieve's War (1939, France)
Giff, Patricia Lily's Crossing (US)
Giff, Patricia Willow Run (US)
Greene, Bette Summer of My German Soldier (US)
Hahn, Mary Downing Stepping on the Cracks (US)
Hartnett, Sonya The Children of the King (England)
Hughes, Shirley Hero on a Bicycle (Italy)
Krishnaswami, Uma Step U to the Plate, Maria Singh (US)
Larson, Kirby Dash (US: Internment)
Larson, Kirby Duke (US)
Magorian, Michelle Good Night, Mr. Tom (England)
Morpugo, Michael Eagle in the Snow (England)
Half a Man (British merchant vessel attach)
Napoli, Donna Jo Stones in Water (Italy & Germany)
Osborne, Mary Pope Danger in the Darkest Hour (June 4, Normandy; D-Day) Magic Tree House series
Patneaude, David Thin Wood Walls (US, Japanese Internment Camps)
Paulsen, Gary The Cookcamp (US)
Pearsall, Shelley Jump Into the Sky (US)
Platt, Randall Incommunicado (US)
Salisbury, Graham Under the Blood Red Sun (Hawaii, Pearl Harbor)
Schwartz, Ellen Heart of a Champion (Canada; Japanese internment camp)
Sepahban, Lois Paper Wishes (Manzanar Internment Camp)
Stone, Phoebe The Romeo and Juliet Code (England/US)
Thor, Annika A Faraway Island (Sweden)
Toksvig, Sandi Hitler's Canary (Denmark)
Watkins, Steve Ghosts of War: The Secret of Midway (1942, Battle of Midway)
Wolff, Virginia Euwer Bat 6 (US)
 
Holocaust Fiction
Baer, Edith Walk the Dark Streets (Germany)
Barth-Grozinger, Inge Something Remains (Germany)
Cerrito, Angela The Safest Lie (Warsaw Ghetto)
Chapman, Fern Is It Day or Night? (Germany, US)
Isaacs, Anne Torn Thread (Czecholslovakia)
Kerr, Judith When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit (Germany)
Lowry, Lois Number the Stars (Denmark)
Orgel, Doris The Devil in Vienna (Austria)
Orlev, Uri The Island on Bird Street (Poland)
Orlev, Uri Run, Boy, Run (Poland)
Roy, Jennifer Yellow Star (Poland; Lodz ghetto)
Tarshis, Lauren I Survived the Nazi Invasion (Poland)
Voorhoeve, Anne My Family for the War (England)
Yolen, Jane Devil's Arithmetic (Poland)