Private Peaceful
By Michael Morpurgo
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A stunning edition of this modern classic of World War One, featuring an introduction by the author and insightful testimonies from soldiers. Told in the voice of Private Tommo
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Interest Age
Children / Young Adults
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Additional Details

Private Peaceful
9780007477838
HarperCollinsChildrenasBooks
2 February 2012
EPUB
208
1.48 MB
Children / Young Adults (9-14)
ePub edition
EN
Children's Fiction
Children/juvenile;Primary and secondary/elementary and high school

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Reviews

His [Tommo's] journey from agricultural labourer to cannon fodder is movingly told...Michael Morpurgo is expert at getting through to his readers. He writes here about events that should never be forg...
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Author Biography

Michael Morpurgo OBE is one of Britain's best-loved writers for children, and has sold more than 35 million books around the world. He has written more than 150 novels and won many prizes, including the Smarties Prize, the Whitbread Award and the Blue Peter Book Award, while several of his books have been adapted for stage and screen, including the global theatrical phenomenon War Horse. Michael was Children's Laureate from 2003 to 2005, and founded the charity Farms for City Children with his wife, Clare. He was knighted in 2018 for services to literature and charity.