Tag Archives: WWII

Rose Under Fire — Elizabeth Wein

Out September 10, 2013 — Disney Hyperion Rose Under Fire is a companion novel to Code Name Verity (You don’t have to have read Code Name Verity to understand this book).  Justice is an American ATA pilot gets caught by the Nazi’s … Continue reading

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Code Name Verity — Elizabeth Wein

Wein, Elizabeth. Code Name Verity. Hyperion, 2012. 332 p. Grades 7-12. Historical Fiction/Mystery. (Edgar Award Nominee Young Adult 2013). During World War II, two best friends fly into Nazi-Occupied France and are stranded there. Julie, is captured by the Gestapo. … Continue reading

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Queen of Hearts — Martha Brooks

Brooks, Martha. Queen of Hearts. Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2011. 224 p. Grades 6-12. Historical Fiction. (YALSA BFYA List). Marie Claire is a 15-year-old girl growing up in Manitoba, Canada during the early years of WWII. Her Uncle comes to … Continue reading

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