Tag Archives : World War II

Innovative World War II Book for Kids


Today I have an innovative World War II book for kids.  This book is really like nothing I have read before.  Artwork and text are comingled making the story come alive.  It is about a German theologian who worked from inside the German regime to try and take Hitler down.  Dietrich Bonhoeffer walked a tricky line, but his absolute belief in…

A Story for Children About Survival


Today I have a story for children about survival.  This work of nonfiction looks at a girl, Sachiko who survived the atomic bomb that was dropped on Nagasaki.  It is poignant, touching and focused on peace moving forward.  While I knew the story from American history books, it opened my eyes to hear the experience from the perspective of a young…