Examines the lives of children living in Kabul, featuring boys and girls ages ten to seventeen discussing their lives in a country at war.
To Afghanistan and Back by Rall, Ted
Call Number: 958.104
New York cartoonist and columnist Ted Rall discusses his firsthand experiences in Afghanistan and other countries in the region before and after September 11, 2001, criticizing U.S. military actions there and presenting a graphic novel about the war.
Boy in the Striped Pajamas by Boyne, John
Call Number: FIC BOY
Bored and lonely after his family moves from Berlin to a place called "Out-With" in 1942, Bruno, the son of a Nazi officer, befriends a boy in striped pajamas who lives behind a wire fence.
When the Emperor was Divine by Otsuka, Julie
Call Number: FIC OTS
Tells the story of the evacuation of a Japanese family that was taken from their home in California and relocated to a concentration camp during World War II.
Soldier's Heart by Paulsen, Gary
Call Number: FIC PAU
Eager to enlist, fifteen-year-old Charley has a change of heart after experiencing both the physical horrors and mental anguish of Civil War combat.