Popular War Books

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The Book Thief The Book Thief (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1645 times as war)
avg rating 4.35 — 2,055,441 ratings — published 2005
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Catch-22 (Catch-22, #1) Catch-22 (Catch-22, #1)
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avg rating 3.98 — 1,075,712 ratings — published 1961
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Slaughterhouse-Five Slaughterhouse-Five (Paperback)
by (shelved 1324 times as war)
avg rating 4.06 — 1,347,696 ratings — published 1969
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All the Light We Cannot See All the Light We Cannot See (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1116 times as war)
avg rating 4.31 — 1,047,097 ratings — published 2014
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The Diary of a Young Girl The Diary of a Young Girl (Mass Market Paperback)
by (shelved 1113 times as war)
avg rating 4.10 — 2,713,671 ratings — published 1947
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A Farewell to Arms A Farewell to Arms (Paperback)
by (shelved 701 times as war)
avg rating 3.80 — 324,440 ratings — published 1929
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Ender's Game (Ender's Saga, #1) Ender's Game (Ender's Saga, #1)
by (shelved 607 times as war)
avg rating 4.30 — 1,147,959 ratings — published 1985
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The Boy in the Striped Pajamas The Boy in the Striped Pajamas (Hardcover)
by (shelved 606 times as war)
avg rating 4.11 — 490,275 ratings — published 2006
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Mockingjay (The Hunger Games, #3) Mockingjay (The Hunger Games, #3)
by (shelved 585 times as war)
avg rating 4.02 — 2,186,407 ratings — published 2010
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The Nightingale The Nightingale (Hardcover)
by (shelved 571 times as war)
avg rating 4.53 — 560,955 ratings — published 2015
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Code Name Verity (Code Name Verity, #1) Code Name Verity (Code Name Verity, #1)
by (shelved 569 times as war)
avg rating 4.06 — 176,189 ratings — published 2012
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Atonement Atonement (Paperback)
by (shelved 515 times as war)
avg rating 3.87 — 552,998 ratings — published 2001
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For Whom the Bell Tolls For Whom the Bell Tolls (Paperback)
by (shelved 512 times as war)
avg rating 3.96 — 377,084 ratings — published 1940
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Gone with the Wind Gone with the Wind (Paperback)
by (shelved 491 times as war)
avg rating 4.28 — 1,358,689 ratings — published 1936
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War and Peace War and Peace (Paperback)
by (shelved 472 times as war)
avg rating 4.09 — 438,254 ratings — published 1868
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The Kite Runner The Kite Runner (Paperback)
by (shelved 436 times as war)
avg rating 4.26 — 2,482,882 ratings — published 2003
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Between Shades of Gray Between Shades of Gray (Hardcover)
by (shelved 410 times as war)
avg rating 4.35 — 226,620 ratings — published 2011
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A Thousand Splendid Suns A Thousand Splendid Suns (Hardcover)
by (shelved 387 times as war)
avg rating 4.34 — 1,216,277 ratings — published 2007
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World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War (Hardcover)
by (shelved 384 times as war)
avg rating 4.01 — 510,952 ratings — published 2006
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A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier (Hardcover)
by (shelved 382 times as war)
avg rating 4.14 — 216,706 ratings — published 2007
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Black Hawk Down Black Hawk Down (Hardcover)
by (shelved 371 times as war)
avg rating 4.28 — 61,872 ratings — published 1999
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The Red Badge of Courage The Red Badge of Courage (Paperback)
by (shelved 368 times as war)
avg rating 3.20 — 99,385 ratings — published 1895
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Birdsong Birdsong (Paperback)
by (shelved 367 times as war)
avg rating 4.07 — 87,195 ratings — published 1993
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City of Thieves City of Thieves (Hardcover)
by (shelved 364 times as war)
avg rating 4.28 — 126,202 ratings — published 2008
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Matterhorn Matterhorn (Paperback)
by (shelved 354 times as war)
avg rating 4.23 — 43,324 ratings — published 2009
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A Clash of Kings  (A Song of Ice and Fire, #2) A Clash of Kings (A Song of Ice and Fire, #2)
by (shelved 340 times as war)
avg rating 4.41 — 734,363 ratings — published 1998
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Sarah's Key Sarah's Key (Hardcover)
by (shelved 328 times as war)
avg rating 4.14 — 462,585 ratings — published 2007
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The Killer Angels (The Civil War Trilogy, #2) The Killer Angels (The Civil War Trilogy, #2)
by (shelved 327 times as war)
avg rating 4.30 — 86,719 ratings — published 1974
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Johnny Got His Gun Johnny Got His Gun (Paperback)
by (shelved 317 times as war)
avg rating 4.15 — 52,983 ratings — published 1939
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Salt to the Sea Salt to the Sea (Hardcover)
by (shelved 315 times as war)
avg rating 4.36 — 175,689 ratings — published 2016
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The Iliad The Iliad (Paperback)
by (shelved 311 times as war)
avg rating 3.81 — 386,757 ratings — published -750
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War War (Hardcover)
by (shelved 305 times as war)
avg rating 4.21 — 24,935 ratings — published 2010
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Number the Stars Number the Stars (Mass Market Paperback)
by (shelved 305 times as war)
avg rating 4.11 — 454,891 ratings — published 1989
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Redeployment Redeployment (Hardcover)
by (shelved 292 times as war)
avg rating 3.97 — 43,485 ratings — published 2014
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Schindler's List Schindler's List (Paperback)
by (shelved 291 times as war)
avg rating 4.34 — 212,922 ratings — published 1982
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Hiroshima Hiroshima (Mass Market Paperback)
by (shelved 289 times as war)
avg rating 3.93 — 85,921 ratings — published 1946
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How I Live Now How I Live Now (Paperback)
by (shelved 284 times as war)
avg rating 3.59 — 62,512 ratings — published 2004
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Dispatches Dispatches (Paperback)
by (shelved 282 times as war)
avg rating 4.24 — 22,941 ratings — published 1977
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The Guns of August The Guns of August (Paperback)
by (shelved 278 times as war)
avg rating 4.17 — 95,913 ratings — published 1962
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Cold Mountain Cold Mountain (Paperback)
by (shelved 278 times as war)
avg rating 3.83 — 258,743 ratings — published 1997
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The Yellow Birds The Yellow Birds (Hardcover)
by (shelved 257 times as war)
avg rating 3.74 — 38,384 ratings — published 2012
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Regeneration (Regeneration, #1) Regeneration (Regeneration, #1)
by (shelved 252 times as war)
avg rating 4.05 — 31,390 ratings — published 1991
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Half of a Yellow Sun Half of a Yellow Sun (Hardcover)
by (shelved 248 times as war)
avg rating 4.28 — 116,946 ratings — published 2006
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Bill Watterson
“Dad, how do soldiers killing each other solve the world's problems?”
Bill Watterson, Calvin and Hobbes: Sunday Pages 1985-1995: An Exhibition Catalogue

Markus Zusak
“A small but noteworthy note. I've seen so many young men over the years who think they're running at other young men. They are not. They are running at me.”
Markus Zusak, The Book Thief

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