Stories of war
A classic collection of three stories by Michael Morpurgo, which tell of both the horrors of war and the bravery of those caught up in it.
War Horse: In 1914, Joey, a young farm horse, is sold to the army and thrust into the midst of the war on the Western Front. In the desolation of the trenches, Joey's courage touches the soldiers around him.
Friend or Foe: Evacuated from London during the Second World War, David and Tucky feel like the war is a long way away from their new life .Then one night the skyline of the moor is lit up with gun flashes, and the distant crump of bombing...
Waiting for Anya: During the Second World War Jo stumbles on a dangerous secret: Jewish children are being smuggled away from the Nazis, close to his mountain village. Now German soldiers are at the border and Jo must get word to his friends that the children are trapped.
Soft cover, 512 pages.