The Great War: Stories Inspired by Items from the First World War

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The Great War: Stories Inspired by Items from the First World War

by Various

Illustrations by Jim Kay

First Release:

June 2015

ISBN: 9780763675547

A tin hat. A bomb fragment. A toy soldier. These and other objects spark eleven original tales by authors including Michael Morpurgo, Marcus Sedgwick, and Ursula Dubosarsky. Black-and-white photographs and information about the items that inspired the book’s stories. Biographies of contributing authors. Black-and-white illustrations.

  • ISBN: 9780763675547
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Candlewick
    Page Count: 304
    Trim Size: 6 3/8" x 8 3/16"
    Dewey Classification: Fic
    Accelerated Reader: Level: 5.3, Points: 8
    Lexile: Level: 820L
    Awards & Honors: YALSA’s Best Fiction for Young Adults 2016
    CCBC Choices 2016, Fiction for Young Adults
    2016 USBBY Outstanding International Book List, Grades 6–8
    Booklist Top 10 Short Story Collections
    Genre: Fic
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