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In Remembrance

IN REMEMBRANCE: FICTION SET IN TIMES OF WAR

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1775 – 1783 (American Revolutionary War)

The Hornet's Nest: a Novel of the Revolutionary War
Jimmy Carter

The Fort
Bernard Cornwell

My Dear Hamilton: a Novel of Eliza Schuyler Hamilton
Stephanie Dray

Valley Forge: George Washington and the Crucible of Victory
Newt Gingrich

The Ninth Daughter: Abigail Adams Mystery*
Barbara Hamilton

Someone Knows My Name
Lawrence Hill

King’s Mountain
Sharyn McCrumb

Brave Enemies
Robert Morgan

The Traitor’s Wife: the Woman behind Benedict Arnold
Allison Pataki

The King’s Beast*
Eliot Pattison

I, Eliza Hamilton
Susan Holloway Scott

Rise to Rebellion
Jeff Shaara

The Story of Land and Sea
Katy Simpson Smith

The Turncoat
Donna Thorland

My Name is Resolute
Nancy Turner

Ring of Secrets
Roseanna M. White

The Patriot Bride*
Kimberley Woodhouse

 

1861 – 1865 (American Civil War)

With This Pledge
Tamera Alexander

A Light to my Path*
Lynn Austin

Days Without End
Sebastian Barry

Daughter of a Daughter of a Queen
Sarah Bird

The Tubman Command
Elizabeth Cobbs

An Extraordinary Union*
Alyssa Cole

The Red Badge of Courage
Stephen Crane

Storm Clouds Rolling In*
Ginny Dye

This Scorched Earth
William Gear

The Widow of the South
Robert Hicks

Neverhome
Laird Hunt

Love and War*
John Jakes

I Shall Be Near to You
Erin Lindsay McCabe

Cain at Gettysburg*
Ralph Peters

Fire on the Waters
David Poyer

The Second Mrs. Hockaday
Susan Rivers

A Blaze of Glory: A Novel of the Battle of Shiloh*
Jeff Shaara

The Hidden Light of Northern Fires
Daren Wang

  

1914 - 1918 (World War I)

A Bend in the Stars
Rachel Barenbaum

High as the Heavens
Kate Breslin

Paris in the Dark*
Robert Olen Butler

Mercy Road
Ann Howard Creel

The Dust that Falls from Dreams
Louis De Bernières

At Night All Blood Is Black
David Diop

Birdsong
Sebastian Faulks

Sisters of the Great War
Suzanne Feldman

Fall of Giants*
Ken Follett

Parade’s End
Ford Madox Ford

Last Christmas in Paris
Hazel Gaynor

Goodbye, Piccadilly: War at Home, 1914
Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

The Daughters of Mars
Thomas Keneally

The Winter Soldier
Daniel Mason

Not all Bastards are from Vienna
Andrea Molesini

Park Lane
Frances Osborne

Shoulder the Sky
Anne Perry

The Alice Network
Kate Quinn

All Quiet on the Western Front
Erich Maria Remarque

The Invisible Woman
Erika Robuck

Cher Ami and Major Whittlesey
Kathleen Rooney

When I Come Home Again
Caroline Scott

To the Last Man
Jeff Shaara

The Summer Before the War
Helen Simonson

No Man’s Land
Simon Tolkien

The Storms of War*
Kate Williams

The War Nurse
Tracey Enerson Wood

 

1939 - 1945 (World War II)

Radar Girls
Sara Ackerman

Sisters in Arms
Kaia Alderson

To the Edge of Sorrow
Aharon Apelfeld

White Chrysanthemum
Mary Lynn Bracht

The Sound of the Hours
Karen Campbell

Sergeant Salinger
Jerome Charyn

King Rat
James Clavell

The Race for Paris
Meg Waite Clayton

Everyone Brave is Forgiven
Chris Cleave

Trial by Fire*
P. T. Deutermann

All the Light We Cannot See
Anthony Doerr

Manhattan Beach
Jennifer Egan

Winter of the World*
Ken Follett

The Good Shepherd
C. S. Forester

Under Occupation
Alan Furst

The Saboteur
Andrew Gross

Liberation
Imogen Kealey

Lilac Girls
Martha Hall Kelly

The Nightingale
Kristin Hannah

The Room on Rue Amélie
Kristin Harmel

The Beantown Girls
Jane Healey

We Were the Lucky Ones
Georgia Hunter

The Baker’s Secret
Stephen P. Kiernan

Code Name Hélène
Ariel Lawhon

HMS Ulysses
Alistair MacLean

Trapeze
Simon Mawer

Suite Francaise
Irène Némirovsky

Splinter on the Tide
Phillip Parotti

Among the Clouds Above
John Rhodes

Blame the Dead
Ed Ruggero

The Flight Girls
Noelle Salazar

Inheritors
Asako Serizawa

To Wake the Giant: A Novel of Pearl Harbor
Jeff Shaara

Task Force Baum
James D. Shipman

Beneath a Scarlet Sky
Mark Sullivan

For Love and Country
Candace Waters

 

1950 - 1953 (Korean War)

The Marine: a Novel of War from Guadalcanal to Korea
James Brady

Retreat, Hell!
W.E.B. Griffin

MASH
Richard Hooker

War Trash
Ha Jin

If You Leave Me
Crystal Hana Kim

The Bridges at Toko-Ri
James A. Michener

Lark and Termite
Jayne Anne Phillips

Taps
Willie Morris

The Hunters
James Salter

The Frozen Hours
Jeff Shaara

 

1961 - 1975 (Vietnam War)

The Aviators
W.E.B. Griffin

A Catalog of Birds
Laura Harrington

The Unwilling
John Hart

Tree of Smoke
Denis Johnson

The Signal Flame
Andrew Krivak

Matterhorn
Karl Marlantes

The Mountains Sing
Phan Qué̂ Mai Nguyen

The Sympathizer
Viet Thanh Nguyen

The Things They Carried
Tim O'Brien

The Lotus Eaters
Tatjana Soli

Run Me to Earth
Paul Yoon

 

1991 (Persian Gulf War)

The Fist of God
Frederick Forsyth

The Baghdad Clock
Shahad Al Rawi

Courage under Fire
Patrick Sheane Duncan

2001-2021 (Afghan War)

Green on Blue
Elliot Ackerman

Silent Hearts
Gwen Florio

The Human Body
Paolo Giordano

Clear By Fire
Joshua Hood

Collateral
Ellen Hopkins

Redeployment
Phil Klay

Mullah’s Storm
Thomas W. Young

 

2003-2011 (Iraq War)

Brave Deeds
David Abrams

Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk
Ben Fountain

Homefront
Kristin Hannah

Alice Bliss
Laura Harrington

Sunflower Sisters
Martha Hall Kelly

In the Name of Honor
Richard North Patterson

The Yellow Birds
Kevin Powers

Sparta
Roxana Robinson

One Was a Soldier
Julia Spencer-Fleming

Blue Stars
Emily Gray Tedrowe

Spoils
Brian Van Reet

The White Donkey: Terminal Lance
Maximilian Uriarte GN URIARTE


* part of a series   rev. mcs 11/21