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Tank Boys
Tank Boys Stephen Dando-Collins
A gripping story that brings to life one of Australia’s World War I military victories.
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Meet... the ANZACs
Meet... the ANZACs Claire Saxby, Max Berry
A picture book series about the extraordinary men and women who have shaped Australia's history, including our brave Anzac soldiers.
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Boys Of Blood & Bone
Boys Of Blood & Bone David Metzenthen
From this award-winning and best-selling author comes a story of two young men. As Andy and his mates head inexorably towards the bloody, torturous Western Front, Henry and his mates face challenges, dangerous situations and tragedies of their own. Now published as an Anzac Centenary edition with a new Preface from the author.
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The Silver Donkey
The Silver Donkey Sonya Hartnett
One bright spring morning in the woods of France, a soldier, blinded by the war, is found by a little girl named Coco, and her older sister Marcelle. In return for their kindness, the soldier tells the sisters marvellous tales, each story connected to the keepsake he carries in his pocket . . .
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Do You Dare? Jimmy's War
Do You Dare? Jimmy's War Sherryl Clark
Exciting, action-packed adventures in Australian history for boys aged 8 to 12.
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When We Were Two
When We Were Two Robert Newton
This extraordinary rite of passage is a powerful, heart-rending story – Robert Newton at his very best.
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The ANZACS: War Popular Penguins
The ANZACS: War Popular Penguins Patsy Adam-Smith
The Anzacs remains unrivalled as the classic account of Australia's involvement in the First World War.
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Loyal Creatures
Loyal Creatures 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.
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The Soldier's Gift
The Soldier's Gift Jane Tanner, Tony Palmer
The Soldier's Gift is a moving story of one family's courage and endurance during the First World War, the terrible losses at Gallipoli and a time that changed Australia forever.
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Animal Heroes
Animal Heroes Anthony Hill
A celebration of the forgotten heroes of war, the animals that have served alongside Australian forces.
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Roly, the Anzac Donkey
Roly, the Anzac Donkey Glyn Harper, Jenny Cooper
Glyn Harper's Roly, the Anzac Donkey follows Richard Henderson and his donkey Roly, who together saved many WW1 soldiers. Illustrated by Jenny Cooper, it marks the 100th anniversary of Gallipoli.
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