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A war novel is a novel in which the primary action takes place in a field of armed combat, or in a domestic setting (or home front) where the characters are preoccupied with the preparations for, or recovery from, war. See history for specific wars.

Wings (Black City, #3)
Fallen
The Vixen & the Vet
The Presidents' War: Six American Presidents and the Civil War That Divided Them
Letters Home
Guarded
War Girls: A Collection of First World War Stories Through the Eyes of Young Women
Some Desperate Glory: The First World War the Poets Knew
The Girl in the Road
The Warrior (Dante Walker, #3)
The Lion's Gate: On the Front Lines of the Six Day War
Crown of Renewal (Paladin's Legacy, #5)
When Shadows Fall
Enduring Courage:Ace Pilot Eddie Rickenbacker and the Dawn of the Age of Speed
The Pilot and the Little Prince: The Life of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Giveaways

  • 1914 by Charles B.  Smith
    1914: A Novel
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    Release date: Mar 15, 2014
    In the early days of August, 1914, Europe’s great powers went to war, drawing millions of young men into the first truly industrialized conflict in hi…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 01 - Jul 31, 2014
    10 copies available, 1060 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • Countdown to Zero Day by Kim Zetter
    Countdown to Zero Day: Stuxnet and the Launch of the World's First Digital Weapon
    by
    Release date: Nov 11, 2014
    DO YOU KNOW ABOUT STUXNET? YOU SHOULD.

    In January 2010, inspectors with the International Atomic Energy Agency noticed that centrifuges at a uranium en…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 03 - Jul 30, 2014
    25 copies available, 410 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • The Darkest Hour by Barbara Erskine
    The Darkest Hour
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    Release date: Jul 03, 2014
    The Darkest Hour by Barbara Erskine

    Already a Top 10 Sunday Times Bestseller, The Darkest Hour is an epic tale of love set against the backdrop of the…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 23 - Jul 30, 2014
    15 copies available, 257 people requesting
    Countries available: GB
  • City of Heavenly Fire (The Mortal Instruments, #6)
    The 5th Wave (The Fifth Wave, #1)
    Life After Life
    Shadow and Bone (The Grisha, #1)
    Saga, Volume 1
    Making Faces
    World After (Penryn & the End of Days, #2)
    Saga, Volume 2
    The Way of Kings (The Stormlight Archive, #1)
    Saga, Volume 3
    Red Rising (Red Rising Trilogy, #1)
    The Guard (The Selection, #2.5)
    Fracture Me (Shatter Me, #2.5)
    Leviathan Wakes (Expanse, #1)
    Prince of Thorns (The Broken Empire, #1)
    Against The Tide by John F. HanleyThe Last Boat by John F. HanleyThe Book Thief by Markus ZusakConstructing Marcus by Danielle DeVorThe Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger
    Books that you wish had a sequel(s)
    89 books — 105 voters

    All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria RemarqueThe Guns of August by Barbara W. TuchmanRegeneration by Pat BarkerGoodbye to All That by Robert GravesBirdsong by Sebastian Faulks
    The Great War
    209 books — 174 voters
    The Bronze Horseman by Paullina SimonsTatiana and Alexander by Paullina SimonsThe Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann ShafferThe Book Thief by Markus ZusakThe Luck of the Weissensteiners by Christoph Fischer
    Amazing WWII fiction (some with romance)
    103 books — 247 voters


    The Book Thief
    All Quiet on the Western Front
    Slaughterhouse-Five
    The Things They Carried
    The Diary of a Young Girl
    Night (The Night Trilogy, #1)
    Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption
    Ender's Game (The Ender Quintet, #1)
    Mockingjay (The Hunger Games, #3)
    A Farewell to Arms
    Band of Brothers: E Company, 506th Regiment, 101st Airborne from Normandy to Hitler's Eagle's Nest
    The Boy in the Striped Pajamas
    Atonement
    For Whom the Bell Tolls
    Code Name Verity (Code Name Verity, #1)

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