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

by Various

Illustrations by Jim Kay

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

JLG Release: June 2015

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  • Book Details

    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
    Children’s Book Committee Bank Street College of Education Best Children’s Books of 2016, Historical Fiction

    Genre

    Fic


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