Books about World War I

The books listed below feature the Great War of 1914-1918

local history

Keep the Home Fires Burning

by John Burrell and Kevin Stock 
An illustrated social and military diary of events in the Sherburn area of County Durham 1914-1918
World War I memoir

Once a Cameron Highlander

by Robert Burns

Remarkable story of a WW1 Battle of the Somme veteran, who lived to be 105 years old
WW1 history


by Thomas A Crawford
The First World War experiences of a soldier in the Durham Light Infantry

Will's War

by Jeanette Upshall
A Soldier’s Experiences with the Somerset Light Infantry in India & Mesopotamia 1913-19
Historical fiction

Wings of Love

by David & Olga Benjamin
An epic historical novel set in World War 1, combining mystery, romance, action and suspense