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Subject: Good war book
Date Posted: 10/24/2016 6:48 PM ET
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I'm looking for a good war book.  Doesn't matter what war.  I want something that has a good story line and is easy to follow.

Date Posted: 10/24/2016 10:31 PM ET
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The Book Thief- World War II

Date Posted: 10/25/2016 4:58 PM ET
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I believe I have that one! Thanks!

Date Posted: 10/29/2016 12:37 PM ET
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The Light in the Ruins and Sandcastle Girls by Chris Bojalian are both war related and excellent books! 

And I endorse Cheryl's recommendation. The Book Thief is one of the few books I have reread in recent years. An all-time favorite! 

You might also look for The Passing Bells by Phillip Rock ... WW I.

I'll try to think of some others for you, Karen. Do you like Civil War? Revolutionary War?