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

Trafford

A Yellow Ribbon for Daddy

Anissa Mersiowsky

Veritas Media

When Dad's at Sea

Mindy L. Pelton

Whitman

While You Are Away

Eileen Spinelli

Hyperion

Red, White, and Blue Good-bye

Sarah Wones Tomp

Walker

Love, Lizzie: Letters to a Military Mom

Lisa Tucker McElroy

Whitman

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

James and Melanie Thomas

Trafford

Coming On Home Soon

Jacqueline Woodson

Penguin

Novels

Shooting the Moon

Frances O'Roark Dowell

Simon & Schuster

My Secret War

Mary Pope Osborne

Scholastic

Almost Forever

Maria Testa

Candlewick

Stepping on the Cracks

Mary Downing Hahn

HarperTrophy

100 days and 99 nights

Alan Madison

Little Brown

Meet Molly

Valerie Tripp

Pleasant Company

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