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BonhoefferBonhoeffer: Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy by Eric Metaxas
Thomas Nelson; Updated edition, October 6, 2020
This New York Times bestseller covers the story of Deitrich Bonhoeffer, the man who helped to take down the Third Reich from within, and the effects his courageous actions had.

Three Ordinary Girls: The Remarkable Story of Three Dutch Teenagers Who Became Spies, Saboteurs, Nazi Assassins–and WWII Heroes by Tim Brady
Citadel, February 23, 2021
Three Ordinary Girls shares the story of three extraordinary, Dutch teens that became spies and assassins in WWII.

Code Name: Lise: The True Story of the Woman Who Became WWII’s Most Highly Decorated Spy by Larry Loftis
Gallery Books; Reprint edition, November 12, 2019
In this book, you learn about the remarkable Odette Sansom who answered the call to become an agent, had many successful missions, and even wound up getting captured and sent to a concentration camp.

8 MIRACULOUS MONTHS IN THE MALAYAN JUNGLE: A WWII Pilot’s True Story of Faith, Courage, and Survival by Donald J. “DJ” Humphrey II
DJH INC, December 23, 2020
8 Miraculous Months in the Malayan Jungle tells the inspirational survival story of WWII pilot Major Donald J. Humphrey whose plane was shot down right over the Malayan jungle.

The Forgotten 500: The Untold Story of the Men Who Risked All for the Greatest Rescue Mission of World War II by Gregory A. Freeman
Dutton Caliber; Reprint edition, September 2, 2008
This book highlights the amazing story of hundreds of US airmen that were shot down and stranded, in Nazi-occupied Yugoslavia, and the local Serbian farmers who risked everything to help them.

Against All Odds: A True Story of Ultimate Courage and Survival in World War II by Alex Kershaw
Dutton Caliber, March 22, 2022
In this book, Alex Kershaw provides the untold story of four of the most decorated WWII soldiers – through personal interviews and primary source material.

Ghost Soldiers: The Epic Account of World War II’s Greatest Rescue Mission by Hampton Sides
Anchor, May 7, 2002
Ghost Soldiers outlines the remarkable story of the soldiers that snuck behind enemy lines to rescue over 500 POWS, including the last survivors of the Bataan Death March.

Ritchie Boy Secrets: How a Force of Immigrants and Refugees Helped Win World War II by Beverley Driver Eddy
Stackpole Books; 1st edition, September 7, 2021
Ritchie Boy Secrets tells the incredible story of the immigrants and refugees, who were recruited by the US Army, that played a pivotal role in the winning of WWII.

Sons and Soldiers: The Untold Story of the Jews Who Escaped the Nazis and Returned with the U.S. Army to Fight Hitler by Bruce Henderson
William Morrow Paperbacks; Reprint edition, July 3, 2018
A true story of bravery, Sons and Soldiers shares the story of young, Jewish men that escaped the Nazis in Europe and returned with the US Army to fight them.

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