Biskup, Agnieszka. D-Day: June 6, 1944. Capstone/Heinemann 2014 48p $32.65 ISBN 978-1-4329-9295-8 ms/jr series: 24-Hour History Graphic nonfiction E-BN
This graphic nonfiction book does an excellent job of portraying the events of the invasion of Normandy without being too graphic, which makes it appropriate for upper-elementary through high school. The book begins with an introduction to the events leading up to D-Day, continues with a breakdown of what happened on each beach, and ends with several pages of text summarizing the entire topic. The book includes a timeline, biographical information about military leaders, a glossary, a bibliography and an index.
Summary: This is a graphic nonfiction treatment of the D-Day invasion during World War II, for grades 4-12.
World War II --Stephanie Pennucci