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!)

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The Sandbox by Mike Liguori (New Year reading!)

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My Life as a Foreign Country by Brian Turner

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

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

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Sparta by Roxana Robinson

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Redeployment by Phil Klay

(winner of the 2014 National Book Award for fiction)

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Unremarried Widow by Artis Henderson

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

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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)

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One comment

  1. Great list, thank you!

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