Sarah's Key by Tatiana de Rosnay. Julia Jammond, an American and journalist, researches for the 60th anniversary the round-up of Jews in Paris 1942 . The story follows Julia's present day life and parallels a ten year old girl's perspective of the event. Read if you like character driven historical and psychological fiction.
To Kill a Mockingbird Book | Harper Lee- honestly one of the best books I've ever read. Really gives insight to life at the times. I recommend the book for summer reading, grades 7 and up, but anyone younger should ask a parent first, because of some language and other things.