World War One

Collection by Julia Smith


A selection of fiction, picture books, biographies and autobiographies on World War One with a dominant New Zealand perspective - available in our school library

Julia Smith
"My Brother's War" by David Hill Best Junior Fiction David Hill, Conscientious Objector, Children's Book Awards, Mother Dearest, Joining The Army, Anzac Day, King And Country, World War One, Penguin Books

My Brother's War by David Hill

My Brother's War is award-winning children's author David Hill's compelling novel about the First World War. It sets brother against brother in a clash of ideals that lead both to the battlefields of France to face the test of their lives.

"Line of Fire: Diary of an Unknown Soldier" by Barroux. A graphic adaptation of a German solider's diary he kept during WWI. The prose is simple and brief, but insightful. (By: Kendra C. Best Children Books, Childrens Books, World War One, First World, 40 Book Challenge, Tapas, Old Diary, Michael Morpurgo, Diary Writing



Buy Evie's War by Anna Mackenzie at Mighty Ape NZ. They offered up the innocence of a generation.Evie is straight out of school and excited by the prospect of a tour of Europe. Instead, she finds. Children's Book Awards, Young Adult Fiction, Children's Literature, Evie, New Books, New Zealand, How To Find Out, Novels, This Book

Anna Mackenzie | author | New Zealand

Anna Mackenzie writes award-winning fantasy, contemporary and historic fiction

Poppy is young, beautiful and clever – and working as a parlourmaid in the de Vere family's country house. Society, it seems, has already carved out her World War One, First World, Remembrance Sunday, Never Married, City Library, Young Adult Fiction, Bloomsbury, Historical Fiction, Poppies


Poppy is young, beautiful and clever – and working as a parlourmaid in the de Vere family's country house. Society, it seems, has already carved out her destiny.But Poppy's life is about to be thrown dramatically off course. The first reason is love – with someone forbidden, who could never, ever marry a girl like her. The second reason is war. As the lists of the dead and wounded grow longer, Poppy must do whatever she can to help the injured soldiers, knowing all the while that her own…

Buy Loyal Creatures by Morris Gleitzman at Mighty Ape NZ. Like many of his mates from the bush, Frank Ballantyne is keen to join the grand adventure and do his bit. Specially as a chest full of medals might i. Morris Gleitzman, Michael Morpurgo, Anzac Day, Book Week, S Stories, Audio Books, Cover, My Books, This Book

Loyal Creatures by Morris Gleitzman

They were loyal creatures, the men and horses of the Australian Light Horse, but war doesn't always pay heed to loyalty. This is the powerful story of a 16-year-old volunteer and his horse in World War One and the journey towards his own kind of bravery.

For ages Includes information about the Gallipoli campaign: Boy soldiers and Australia and New Zealand. A moving story of two brothers separated by the First World War, based on the thousands of letters sent by and to Anzac soldiers fighting at Gallipoli. Anzac Soldiers, Melbourne, Sydney, Children's Book Awards, Books Australia, Kids Poems, Anzac Day, Remembrance Day, Day Book

Jim's Letters by Glyn Harper

This award-winning picture book tells the moving story of two brothers separated by the First World War. It is based on the thousands of letters sent by and to Anzac soldiers fighting at Gallipoli.

Télécharger ou Lire en Ligne Time and Time Again Livre Gratuit (PDF ePub - Ben Elton, It’s the of June 1914 and Hugh Stanton, ex-soldier and celebrated adventurer is quite literally the loneliest man. I Love Books, Good Books, Books To Read, My Books, Ben Elton Books, Reading Lists, Book Lists, Reading Time, Reading Room

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Booktopia has The Donkey Who Carried the Wounded, The Famous Story of Simpson and His Donkey - a True Anzac Legend by Jackie French. Buy a discounted Paperback of The Donkey Who Carried the Wounded online from Australia's leading online bookstore.

The Donkey Who Carried the Wounded (Animal Stars, #4) by Jackie French

The famous story of Simpson and his donkey - a true Anzac legend Most Australians know of Simpson and his donkey, who became heroes at Gallipoli, even among the Turkish forces. Few know where the donkey came from, or what happened to him after World War I. Or that another man carried on rescuing the wounded with the donkey after Simpson died. This is the story of a small unassuming donkey. It's also the story of Gallipoli, of Jack Simpson, and New Zealander stretcher-bearer Richard…

Nice Day for a War - Chris Slane and Matt Elliott Children's Book Awards, Anzac Day, Day Book, World War One, Songs To Sing, Summer Art, Fiction Books, Good Day, Nonfiction

Nice Day For A War by Chris Slane and Matt Elliott. Cyril Elliott was a boy when he enlisted to fight in World War 1, lured by the idea of exciting travel and adventure. What he found was quite different. But misery and terror were made easier by Kiwi humour, mates, and writing a diary.

The Red Poppy Narrated by Cohen Holloway Suitable for Kids Published by Scholastic New Zealand Young soldier Jim waits in the trenches for the order to attack. With him are his friends and Nipper, the messenger dog.

The Store - Red Poppy + CD - Book - The Store

Shop at The Scholastic Store for the best books for children, educational resources for kids, crafts for kids, teachings resources and more. All purchases earn Scholastic Rewards for your nominated school. The Store, The Store, RED POPPY PB, Five minutes...Two minutes....Young soldier Jim McLeod waits in the trenches of World War I for the order to attack the enemy. With him are his friends and Nipper, the messenger dog. When they charge across no-man’s land Jim is shot ... and finds…

Listen to the Moon (Book) : Morpurgo, Michael : A young boy and his father take in a lost girl, who the villagers suspect may be German Idina Menzel, Great Books, New Books, Children's Books, Michael Morpurgo, Moon Book, First Novel, World War One, Historical Fiction

Listen to the Moon by Michael Morpurgo, O.B.E. - Hardcover | HarperCollins

The stunning novel set during World War One from Michael Morpurgo, the nation’s favourite storyteller and multi-million copy bestseller.May, 1915.Alfie and...

Read "A Soldier's Friend" by Megan Rix available from Rakuten Kobo. SAMMY is a football crazy rescue puppy. MOUSER is a fearless black and white tomcat. Together they make an unlikely pair. Best Children Books, Childrens Books, Brave Animals, Michael Morpurgo, Rescue Puppies, City Of Bones, World War One, Penguin Books, Make New Friends

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Machines of War by B Falkner. Bob Sunday has stolen his brother's identity to enlist in WWI. He is keen to join the Royal Flying Corps, and soon finds himself flying patrols over the front line in France, and witnessing the destruction at Passchendaele. Historical Romance, Historical Fiction, Adventure Novels, Horror Fiction, Young Adult Fiction, First Novel, World War One, Sunday, Destruction

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