Honoring Veterans Day

November 11, 2012 at 10:46 am Leave a comment

In honor of Veterans Day, check out one of these books featuring soldiers and their loved ones.

If I Lie by Corrine Jackson
Seventeen-year-old Sophie Quinn becomes an outcast in her small military town when she chooses to keep a secret for her Marine boyfriend who is missing in action in Afghanistan.
The Things a Brother Knows by Dana Reinhardt
Although they have never gotten along well, seventeen-year-old Levi follows his older brother Boaz, an ex-Marine, on a walking trip from Boston to Washington, D.C. in hopes of learning why Boaz is completely withdrawn.
In Honor by Jessi Kirby
Three days after she learns that her brother Finn died serving in Iraq, Honor
receives a letter from him asking her to drive his car from Texas to California for a concert, and when his estranged best friend shows up suddenly and offers to accompany her, they set off on a road trip that reveals much about all three of them.
While He Was Away by Karen Halvorsen Schreck
When Penna Weaver’s boyfriend goes off to Iraq, she’s left facing life without him. Then David stops writing. She knows in her heart he will come home–but will he be the same boy she fell in love with?
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