War Lit Book List: Take Two

The shelf has (unwieldingly) expanded since last year, in the best possible way—these additions are powerful and profound, and a few are new to my reading list. I’m excited to dig in!


From top to bottom,

Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand (New Year reading!)


The Sandbox by Mike Liguori (New Year reading!)


My Life as a Foreign Country by Brian Turner


Letter Composed During a Lull in the Fighting by Kevin Powers (New Year reading!)


Brothers Forever by Tom Sileo and Colonel Tom Manion, USMC (Ret.) (New Year reading!)


Sparta by Roxana Robinson


Redeployment by Phil Klay

(winner of the 2014 National Book Award for fiction)


Unremarried Widow by Artis Henderson

(for more on Henderson’s story and approach to writing, check out our May Q&A!)


Plenty of Time When We Get Home by Kayla Williams

(see our February Q&A for more on Williams’ transition and process for her latest book)


One comment

  1. Great list, thank you!

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