Books to Read for Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day 2020

Pearl Harbor Day is observed every year on December 7th to remember and honor the 2,403 Americans who lost their lives during the attack on Pearl Harbor. One way to honor those lives is to read up on the history of the attack and its aftermath. Though the people who died on that day cannot tell their own stories, historians and survivors can. There are a lot of wonderful books full of those stories, as well as books that help illuminate and explain the broader history of World War II. If you’re looking for books to read for Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day 2020, these five are a good place to start. From the heartbreaking stories of the many brothers who died at Pearl Harbor to the inspiring story of the women who broke codes during the war, these books all have something unique to offer about a tragic moment in American history.