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Times of War Collection

Author
Michael Morpurgo
Format
Other Format

Regular price RRP £19.99 In stock special offer

Description

A stunning paperback collection of classic Morpurgo novels set in World War I, World War II and the Afghanistan conflict.

Told in the voice of a young soldier, Private Peaceful follows twenty-four hours in his life at the front during WW I, capturing his memories as he looks...Read more

Publication Date
27-09-2012
ISBN
978-0-00-748795-0
Pages
720

Reviews

”Praise for Private Peaceful:'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 forgotten nor forgiven, and does so most effectively.”Independent
”'…full of warmth as well as grief, conveying vividly how precious it is to be alive…”Sunday Times
”'The best novel he’s written since The Butterfly Lion.”Times
”'Deserved to last as an insight into the First World War in the same way as, say, The Silver Sword or Goodnight Mr Tom.”Telegraph
”'A poignant, elegiac novel.”Daily Mail
”Praise for Shadow:'As ever, Morpurgo's warmth and humanity suffuse a story of courage, love and hope.”Amanda Craig in the Times
”'Passionate and touching”Julia Eccleshare