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In this heart-wrenching book, Father Patrick Desbois documents the daunting task of identifying and examining all the sites where Jews were exterminated by Nazi mobile units in the Ukraine in WWII.

Elephant Company: The Inspiring Story of an Unlikely Hero and the Animals Who Helped Him Save Lives in World War II by Vicki Croke #Books #Nonfiction #Elephants #WWII

Awesome WWII book, spies, double crosses and its a true story. Think there's a movie on the way too.

Boxes for Katje by Candace Fleming : A story of post WWII Holland and a girl in Holland who is befriended by a girl in Indiana. #Books #Kids #Boxes_for_Katje #Candace_Fleming #Reading_Rainbow

The acclaimed National Book Award finalist—“one of the United States’ finest writers,” according to Joshua Ferris, “full of wit, humanity, and fearless curiosity”—now gives us a novel that will join the short list of classics about children caught up in the Holocaust.

If This is a Woman: Inside Ravensbruck: Hitler's Concentration Camp for Women: Sarah Helm: 9781408705384: Books

10 World War II Novels We Love

Best WWII novels - I love reading anything set during that time even though it can be pretty hats to read about some of what went on.

highly recommend this book if you want to read about courage and bravery in Nazi Germany/The White Rose: Munich, 1942-1943 by Inge Scholl,

A Train In Winter: An Extraordinary Story Of Women, Friendship And Survival In World War Two

"A Train in Winter" is a biography of French women, many of them part of the Resistance Movement,who were sent to Nazi death camps during the German occupation of France during WWII. The desire to tell the world of the brutality endured there was, in large part, the reason that they fought to survive. By no means uplifting, but by all means enlightening and challenging. More poignant to me after recently visiting The National Holocaust Museum in Washington, DC.