Books for Remembrance Day

WWI novels straight or with a twist.

Not all World War I novels take you right onto the battlefield; you can observe this Remembrance Day by reading a WWI novel that takes you to war or examines the lives of those left behind.

Birdsong cover

1. Birdsong

Sebastian Faulks

2. War Horse

Michael Morpurgo
Dr Zhivago cover

3. Dr. Zhivago

Boris Leonidovich Pasternak
All Quiet on the Western Front cover

5. All Quiet on the Western Front

Erich Maria Remarque
World's End cover

6. World's End

Upton Sinclair
African Queen cover

7. The African Queen

C S Forester
Sunset Song by Lewis Grassic Gibbon

8. Sunset Song

Lewis Grassic Gibbon
Remembrance cover

9. Remembrance

Theresa Breslin
Farewell to Arms cover

10. A Farewell to Arms

Ernest Hemingway