July 2014

Reading Recommendations · World War I

100 years ago, on July 28, 1914, one month to the day after Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria and his wife were killed by a Serbian nationalist in Sarajevo, Austria-Hungary declared war on Serbia, effectively beginning World War I. Learn about the Great War with these recent library additions and staff picks.

Books for Kids: Fiction

Cover of Soldier Dog

Soldier Dog

Sam Angus

Dogs of War

Sheila Keenan

Teen Fiction

Yesterday's Dead

Pat Bourke

A Death-Struck Year

Makiia Lucier

War Horse

Michael Morpurgo
Cover of Tsarina


J. Nelle Patrick

Wings of War

John Wilson
Need more suggestions? Contact your local library and a reference librarian will be happy to assist you.