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Books About War for Middle Grade Readers

Introduce the topic of war to your middle grade child on Memorial Day -- or any day.
 
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I Survived the Bombing of Pearl Harbor, 1941
Series: I Survived, Book #4
by Lauren Tarshis Illustrated by Scott Dawson
70 years later, the bombing of Pearl Harbor comes to life for a new generation of readers!

History's most terrifying moments are brought vividly to life in the action-packed fictional "I Survived" series! Do you have what it takes to survive...the bombing of Pearl Harbor?

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Dog Tags #1: Semper Fido
Series: Dog Tags, Book #1
by C. Alexander London

Man's best friend goes to war.

When Gus Dempsey joins the US Marine Corps, he knows without a doubt that he will make a great dog handler. He's always been good with dogs. In fact, he's often better with dogs than he is with people.

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Paperbacks: $4.79

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The Mostly True Adventures of Homer P. Figg
by Rodman Philbrick
A dramatic, witty Civil War tale from bestselling author Rodman Philbrick. With the lighthearted voice yet serious content of Mark Twain's best fiction, master storyteller Rodman Philbrick takes readers on a colorful journey as young Homer P.
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War Horse
by Michael Morpurgo
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Paperbacks: $5.59

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I Pledge Allegiance
Series: Vietnam, Book #1
by Chris Lynch

Four best friends. Four ways to serve their country.

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