11299 Results
11299 Results
Resistance —Nielsen, Jennifer A., author.

In 1942 sixteen-year-old Chaya Lindner is a Jewish girl living in Nazi-occupied Poland, a courier who smuggles food and documents to the isolated Jewish ghettos in southern Poland, depending on her forged papers and "Ary...

Raid of no return : a World War II tale —Hale, Nathan, 1976- author, illustrator.
Graphic Novel
2017
Availability: 1 of 3

A middle-grade introduction to World War II is presented through stories of high-flying action, heroism and survival that illuminate such topics as the bombing of Pearl Harbor, the contributions of volunteer pilots and t...

The railway man

Based on an autobiography, this film tells the true story of Eric Lomax, a British Army officer who is captured by the Japanese during WWII and sent to a POW camp, where he is tortured and forced to work on the Thai-Burm...

Remember World War II : kids who survived tell their stories —Nicholson, Dorinda Makanaōnalani Stagner.

Experience the war through the real-life accounts of kids who survived the war in Europe, the Pacific, and on the home front.

Inglourious basterds

During World War II, a group of Jewish-American guerilla soldiers, led by Lt. Aldo Raine, become known as "The Basterds." They are chosen specifically to spread fear throughout the Third Reich by scalping and brutally ki...

The girl from the Channel Islands —Lecoat, Jenny, author.
Large Print
2021
Availability: 2 of 6

After fleeing Vienna, Hedy Bercu, a Jewish woman living on the island of Jersey, is forced to hide in plain sight during the German occupation and to survive must depend on her own courage, her community, and a German so...

Lilac girls : a novel —Kelly, Martha Hall, author.

"On a September day in Manhattan in 1939, twenty-something Caroline Ferriday is consumed by her efforts to secure the perfect boutonniere for an important French diplomat and resisting the romantic advances of a married ...

World War II for kids : a history with 21 activities —Panchyk, Richard.

Describes the causes and history of World War II, and includes interviews with participants and suggested activities.

Unbroken : a World War II story of survival, resilience, and redemption —Hillenbrand, Laura.

On a May afternoon in 1943, an Army Air Forces bomber crashed into the Pacific Ocean and disappeared, leaving only a spray of debris and a slick of oil, gasoline, and blood. Then, on the ocean surface, a face appeared--L...

Shoah

The Nazi extermination of Jews is examined through interviews of survivors, witnesses and perpetrators.

The secret messenger —Robotham, Mandy, author.

Venice, 1943: The world is at war, and Stella Jilani is leading a double life. By day she works in the lion's den as a typist for the Reich; by night, she risks her life as a messenger for the Italian resistance. Against...

The lost girls of Paris —Jenoff, Pam, author.

"A ... story of friendship and courage centered around three women and a ring of female secret agents during World War II"-- Provided by publisher.

World War II : visual encyclopedia —Williams, Brian, 1943- author.

Covers the key players of World War II, including Winston Churchill, Adolf Hitler, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Harry Truman and Charles de Gaulle, along with major events such as the invasion of Poland, Battle of Britain, and...

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