War Horse by Michael Morpurgo
Model Number: 9780008535711
This 40th anniversary edition celebrates the modern children's classic, War Horse. Having captured the hearts of generations of readers young and old, Michael Morpurgo's iconic and much-loved book tells a powerful story of war, humanity and friendship from the most innocent of perspectives.
A story that has been told across many mediums, War Horse was also famously adapted for the National Theatre's award-winning production and is a Golden Globe-nominated film by Steven Spielberg.
In 1914, Joey, a young farm horse, is sold to the army and thrust into the deadly chaos of the First World War. Witnessing the horror of battle from both sides of the trenches, Joey tells a powerful story of the truest friendships surviving in terrible times, the power of war and the beauty of peace.
This is his story.
For ages approx. 10 years+.