Booklists Recommendations

Veterans Day Books for All Ages

by Adult Services Manager Whitney

As we honor all US military veterans this week, here are some books for all ages that explore the perspectives and challenges of the men and women who have served our country. Libby has also created a collection of over 160 titles curated by librarians on Military Memoirs and History.

  • Two Roads by Joseph Bruchac / Children’s Fiction / print | digital
  • You Know When the Men are Gone by Siobhan Fallon / Adult Fiction / print | digital
  • American Road Trip by Patrick Flores-Scott / Young Adult / print
  • Redeployment by Phil Klay / Adult Fiction / print | digital
  • War Stories by Gordon Korman / Children’s Fiction / print | digital
  • The Yellow Birds by Kevin Powers / Adult Fiction / print | digital | DVD
  • Soldier for Equality: Jose de la Luz Saenz and the Great War by Duncan Tonatiuh / Children’s Biography / print | digital
  • Eat the Apple by Matt Young / Adult Nonfiction / print