Books for children dealing with war

August 31, 2008 

Picture Books

My Red Balloon

Eve Bunting

Boyds Mills

Night Catch

Brenda Ehrmantraut

Bubble Gum Press

Daddy's in the Sand

Addie House

BookSurge Publishing

Daddy's in Iraq, but I Want Him Back

Carmen Hoyt


A Yellow Ribbon for Daddy

Anissa Mersiowsky

Veritas Media

When Dad's at Sea

Mindy L. Pelton


While You Are Away

Eileen Spinelli


Red, White, and Blue Good-bye

Sarah Wones Tomp


Love, Lizzie: Letters to a Military Mom

Lisa Tucker McElroy


My Dad is Going Away, But He Will Be Back One Day: A Deployment Story

James and Melanie Thomas


Coming On Home Soon

Jacqueline Woodson



Shooting the Moon

Frances O'Roark Dowell

Simon & Schuster

My Secret War

Mary Pope Osborne


Almost Forever

Maria Testa


Stepping on the Cracks

Mary Downing Hahn


100 days and 99 nights

Alan Madison

Little Brown

Meet Molly

Valerie Tripp

Pleasant Company

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