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