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The Book Thief (Markus Zusak)

The Book Thief Author: Marcus Zusak List: Open Option Projects: Orpheus | War Year of publication: 2006 Pages: 552 Goodreads: The Book Thief “This complex story is about a girl stealing, and thereby saving books […]

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Toby’s Room (Pat Barker)

Toby’s Room Author: Pat Barker List: Open Option Project: war Year of publication: 2012 Pages: 256 Goodreads: Toby’s Room     “Toby died in the trenches of World War I. Toby’s room is about the […]

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Birdsong (Sebastian Faulks)

Birdsong Author: Sabastian Faulks List: Open Option Category: war Year of publication: 1993 Pages: 503 Goodreads: Birdsong     “Gripping story of a Great War experience and its effect on relations, family, and personal struggles […]

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Empire of the Sun (J.G. Ballard)

Empire of the Sun Author: J.G. Ballard List: Open Option Category: war Year of publication: 1984 Pages: 279 Goodreads: Empire of the Sun     “Autobiographical story about surviving and growing up in a Japanese […]

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Atonement (Ian McEwan)

Atonement Author: Ian McEwan List: Open Option Category: war Year of publication: 2001 Pages: 335 Goodreads: Atonement     “Revolving around the search for identity and overcoming guilt divided into three periods, including World War […]