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World War II Books for Kids
These books will help kids understand the events of one of the most interesting periods of modern history: World War II. On this list you'll find historical fiction to give context for the time period and convey what it really felt like for fighters on the front lines, kids and families back home, and Jews in hiding or sent to concentration camps. You'll also find engaging nonfiction books to help curious kids learn the facts (or finish assignments for history class). And if your history buff is looking for more to read, check out this list of World War I Books for Kids.