Parents | Raising readers & learners.

Home of Parent & Child Magazine

Books for Veterans Day: Ages 11 and Up

Teach your preteen about Veterans Day with these books.
 
Divided We Fall
Divided We Fall
Series: Divided We Fall, Book #1
by Trent Reedy

Danny Wright never thought he'd be the man to bring down the United States of America. In fact, he enlisted in the Idaho National Guard because he wanted to serve his country the way his father did.

Read More

Paperback Book: $7.99

Buy Now

Hardcover Book: $12.59

Buy Now
If You're Reading This
If You're Reading This
by Trent Reedy

From the author of Words in the Dust and Divided We Fall: A heartwarming book about a son reconnecting with the father he lost in Afghanistan.

Read More

Hardcover Book: $12.59

Buy Now

Paperback Book: $7.99

Buy Now
Sunrise Over Fallujah
Sunrise Over Fallujah
by Walter Dean Myers
Robin "Birdy" Perry, a new army recruit from the Harlem section of New York City, isn't quite sure why he joined the army, but he's sure where he's headed: Iraq. Birdy and the others in the Civilian Affairs Battalion are supposed to help secure and stabilize the country and successfully interact with the Iraqi people.
Read More

Paperback Book: $7.19

Buy Now

Hardcover Book: $12.59

Buy Now
Fallen Angels
Fallen Angels
by Walter Dean Myers

"There's only two kinds of people in Vietnam. People who are alert twenty-fours a day, and people who are dead."


Read More

Paperback Book: $7.99

Buy Now
The Only Thing To Fear
The Only Thing To Fear
by Caroline Tung Richmond
In a stunning reimagining of history, debut author Caroline Tung Richmond weaves an incredible story of secrets and honor in a world where Hitler won World War II.
It's been nearly 80 years since the Allies lost WWII in a crushing defeat against Hitler's genetically engineered super soldiers.
Read More

Paperback Book: $7.99

Buy Now

Hardcover Book: $12.59

Buy Now
Walking Wounded
Walking Wounded
Series: Vietnam, Book #5
by Chris Lynch

Morris, Rudi, Ivan, and Beck were best friends. So when one of them was drafted into the Vietnam War, the others signed up, too. They promised to watch out for one another. They pledged to come home together.

Read More

Hardcover Book: $12.59

Buy Now
Dead in the Water
Dead in the Water
Series: World War II, Book #2
by Chris Lynch
The author of the acclaimed Vietnam series sets his sights on World War II.

Critically acclaimed author Chris Lynch provides an action-oriented but thoughtful view of the US Navy's war in the Pacific.
Read More

Hardcover Book: $13.29

Buy Now
Blood in the Water
Blood in the Water
Series: Tides of War, Book #1
by C. Alexander London

Based on a real military program! The US Navy's new breed of soldier is ready to make a big splash. From the author of Dog Tags!

Read More

Paperback Book: $4.79

Buy Now

Find Just-Right Books