Usborne Books at Home

Skip to main content


Young Reading Series 3 The Second World War

  • The story of D-Day - the Normandy beach landings which saw the start of the Allies' major offensive against German forces - specially written for readers of 9 and up.
  • Published in association with the Imperial War Museums and full of photographs, maps and full-colour illustrations, this is a great introduction to the story of D-Day.
  • Includes internet links to specially selected websites where children can access additional information and resources.
  • Ideal for those who prefer history to fiction.
“This fully accessible guide brings history to life.”
Lancashire Evening Post


Key Stage: KS2 E, H; Age 9+

Lexile Measure: 1140L

Book Band: 15 - Magenta

BIC: D5N79

CEFR Level: C1

Price: £5.99
ISBN: 9781409582236
64 pages
196 x 130mm

Author/Editor: Henry Brook