world war 2 Archives - Maci and Zoe Read Books

D-Day: The Battle for Normandy  by Antony Beevor

D-Day: The Battle for Normandy by Antony Beevor

Jun 25, 2017

As I finished this long book, I became slightly sentimental about the people and the story that I...

Tales of the Peculiar by Ransom Riggs

Tales of the Peculiar by Ransom Riggs

Sep 03, 2016

Tales of the Peculiar by Ransom Riggs comes out September 3,...

Front Lines (Soldier Girl #1)  by Michael Grant

Front Lines (Soldier Girl #1) by Michael Grant

Aug 15, 2016

This is the type of book that I read the description of, put on my to-read list and...

The Imitation Game: Alan Turing Decoded by Jim Ottaviani and Leland Purvis

The Imitation Game: Alan Turing Decoded by Jim Ottaviani and Leland Purvis

Aug 13, 2016

The Imitation Game: Alan Turing Decoded by Jim Ottaviani and Leland Purvis is the story of Alan Turing’s life. It...

Imitation Game: Alan Turing Decoded  by Jim Ottaviano and Leland Purvis

Imitation Game: Alan Turing Decoded by Jim Ottaviano and Leland Purvis

Jul 27, 2016

This book is not for the weak of heart, as it does involve a lot of math, while...

Look Who’s Back  by Timur Vermes

Look Who’s Back by Timur Vermes

Jun 14, 2016

When I first saw this book, my first reaction was, “Is that Hitler?” on the front cover of...

Black Dove, White Raven by Elizabeth Wein

Black Dove, White Raven by Elizabeth Wein

Jun 01, 2016

Black Dove, White Raven is by Elizabeth Wein, who is also the author of Rose Under Fire and...

Somewhere There Is Still a Sun: A Memoir of the Holocaust  by Michael Gruenbaum and Todd Hasak-Lowy

Somewhere There Is Still a Sun: A Memoir of the Holocaust by Michael Gruenbaum and Todd Hasak-Lowy

Jan 02, 2016

Alas, another Holocaust book. Thats what everyone says when these come out. But it is important not to...

Symphony for the City of the Dead: Dmitri Shostakovich and the Siege of Leningrad  by M.T. Anderson

Symphony for the City of the Dead: Dmitri Shostakovich and the Siege of Leningrad by M.T. Anderson

Dec 25, 2015

This is definitely one of my new favorite books. It combines two things that I really love, music...

Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys

Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys

Sep 25, 2015

Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys was an amazing and heartbreaking story. It is about a group...

Anna and the Swallow Man  by Gavriel Savit

Anna and the Swallow Man by Gavriel Savit

Aug 30, 2015

This is my new favorite book. I started it a little hesitant, but it is amazing and now...

Salt to the Sea  by Ruta Sepetys

Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys

Aug 19, 2015

So I loved the other book by this author, Between Shades of Gray, so I only had high...

Catch-22  by Joseph Heller

Catch-22 by Joseph Heller

May 03, 2015

Even though this is a book everybody knows of, nobody really knows what it is about. Even after...

Rose Under Fire (Code Name Verity, #2)  by Elizabeth Wein

Rose Under Fire (Code Name Verity, #2) by Elizabeth Wein

Mar 10, 2015

After reading Code Name Verity, it was only a matter of time before I read this one because...

Unbroken Book vs. Movie

Unbroken Book vs. Movie

Jan 24, 2015

Unbroken is an amazing book and so I was wondering what they were going to do with the...

Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption  by Laura Hillenbrand

Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption by Laura Hillenbrand

Jan 17, 2015

Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand is an amazing story of survival and willpower. Louie Zamperini was a trouble maker...