Veteran's Day Book Collection

Book Resources to Honor Military Veterans

Looking for ways to help students understand the meaning and importance of Veteran's Day? Contextualize this holiday with narrative books for young readers, the true story of a 4-legged war hero, and a military-themed alphabet book. Click on each book to find lessons, activities, videos, word puzzles and more. 

Written by Devin Scillian

Written by the son of a career officer, this book explores the branches of the Armed Services and...

1st - 4th

Written by Margot Theis Raven

Rags was just a stray mutt—until the day he met Private James Donovan and found not only a home,...

2nd - 5th

Written by Barbara H. Cole

Anna is determined to win the honor of laying the wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington, Virginia. A beautiful story of perseverance with a surprise twist at the end.

1st - 4th

Written by Lee Bennett Hopkins

A month-by-month guide to special days of the year. Discover poems recognizing holidays and seasons throughout the year.

2nd - 7th