Search for books, people and lists
Read This Twice
HomePeopleBooksSign In

Books like The War That Saved My Life

Enjoyed The War That Saved My Life? We’ve scoured the web for book blogs and looked at all of their recommendations for books that are similar to The War That Saved My Life. Here are 14 books that you may like if you liked The War That Saved My Life.

14 books on the list
Sort by
Number of Articles
Layout
The War I Finally Won
Kimberly Brubaker Bradley - Sep 04, 2018
Goodreads Rating
A New York Times bestseller Like the classic heroines of Sarah, Plain and Tall, Little Women, and Anne of Green Gables, Ada is a fighter for the ages. Her triumphant World War II journey continues in this sequel to the Newbery Honor-winning The War that Saved My Life When Ada's clubfoot is surgically fixed at last, she knows for certain that she'...
Refugee
Alan Gratz - Jul 25, 2017
Goodreads Rating
Three different kids.One mission in common: ESCAPE.Josef is a Jewish boy in 1930s Nazi Germany. With the threat of concentration camps looming, he and his family board a ship bound for the other side of the world…Isabel is a Cuban girl in 1994. With riots and unrest plaguing her country, she and her family set out on a raft, hoping to find safety a...
Recommended by
Todd Nesloney
The Book Thief
Markus Zusak - Sep 11, 2007 (first published in 2005)
Goodreads Rating
It is 1939. Nazi Germany. The country is holding its breath. Death has never been busier, and will be busier still.By her brother's graveside, Liesel's life is changed when she picks up a single object, partially hidden in the snow. It is The Gravedigger's Handbook, left behind there by accident, and it is her first act of book thievery. So begins ...
Anne of Green Gables
L.M. Montgomery - Jun 21, 2015 (first published in 1908)
Goodreads Rating
Anne of Green Gables is a 1908 novel by Canadian author Lucy Maud Montgomery. Written for all ages, it has been considered a children's novel since the mid-twentieth century. It recounts the adventures of Anne Shirley, an 11-year-old orphan girl who is mistakenly sent to Matthew and Marilla Cuthbert, a middle-aged brother and sister who had intende...
The Invention of Hugo Cabret
Brian Selznick - Jan 30, 2007
Goodreads Rating
Orphan, clock keeper, and thief, Hugo lives in the walls of a busy Paris train station, where his survival depends on secrets and anonymity. But when his world suddenly interlocks with an eccentric, bookish girl and a bitter old man who runs a toy booth in the station, Hugo's undercover life, and his most precious secret, are put in jeopardy. A cry...
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas
John Boyne - Sep 12, 2006
Goodreads Rating
The story of The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas is very difficult to describe. Usually we give some clues about the book on the cover, but in this case we think that would spoil the reading of the book. We think it is important that you start to read without knowing what it is about.If you do start to read this book, you will go on a journey with a nin...
Number the Stars
Lois Lowry - May 02, 2011 (first published in 1989)
Goodreads Rating
Ten-year-old Annemarie Johansen and her best friend Ellen Rosen often think of life before the war. It's now 1943 and their life in Copenhagen is filled with school, food shortages, and the Nazi soldiers marching through town. When the Jews of Denmark are "relocated," Ellen moves in with the Johansens and pretends to be one of the family. Soon Anne...
The Diary Of A Young Girl
Anne Frank - Jan 01, 2018 (first published in 1947)
Goodreads Rating
Anne Frank's extraordinary diary, written in the Amsterdam attic where she and her family hid from the Nazis for two years, has become a world classic and a timeless testament to the human spirit. Now, in a new edition enriched by many passages originally withheld by her father, we meet an Anne more real, more human, and more vital than ever. Here ...
Recommended by
Alice Little
The Secret Garden
Frances Hodgson Burnett - Apr 20, 2017 (first published in 1910)
Goodreads Rating
Mary Lennox is a sour-faced 10-year-old girl, who is born in India to selfish wealthy British parents who had not wanted her and were too wrapped up in their own lives. She was taken care of primarily by servants, who pacify her as much as possible to keep her out of the way. Spoiled and with a temper, she is unaffectionate, angry, rude and obstina...
Bed-Knob and Broomstick A Combined Edition of
"The Magic Bed-Knob" and "Bonfires and Broomsticks")
Mary Norton - Sep 01, 2000 (first published in 1943)
Goodreads Rating
The Magic Bed-Knob and Bonfires and Broomsticks in one volume. These are the exploits of the three Wilson children; Miss Price, the apprentice witch; and the flying bed. A tale of a witch-in-training and trouble of the most unforgettable kind....
The Swiss Family Robinson
Johann Wyss - May 29, 2007 (first published in 1812)
Goodreads Rating
The authoritative original English version of a beloved classic. One of the world's best-loved stories of shipwreck and survival, The Swiss Family Robinson portrays a family's struggle to create a new life for themselves on a strange and fantastic tropical island. Blown off course by a raging storm, the family, a Swiss pastor, his wife, their four ...
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs
The Call of the Wild by Jack London
Hatchet by Gary Paulsen