Tears in the Darkness: The Story of the Bataan Death March and Its Aftermath

by Michael and Elizabeth M. Norman, published by Farrar, Straus & Giroux


In-depth, brutal and moving this narrative provides multiple perspectives into a tragic WWII episode in the Philippines.




Awards Won

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Notable Books for Adults

Since 1944, the goal of the Notable Books Council has been to make available to the nation’s readers a list of 25 very good, very readable, and at times very important fiction, nonfiction, and poetry books for the adult reader. Please visit https://www.rusaupdate.org/awards/notable-books-list/ for the most current lists and information.

2010 - Selection(s)