Heroic Animals: Amazing Creatures that Changed Our World (Paperback)
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Heroic Animals: Amazing Creatures that Changed Our World (Paperback)

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Paperback 352 Pages
Published: 22/07/2021
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THERE IS NO SUCH THING AS AN ORDINARY ANIMAL. EVERY ONE HAS A HEROIC STORY TO TELL.

Discover how . . .

Able Seacat Simon rescued the crew of HMS Amethyst

Bobby the Wonder Dog crossed a continent to find his family

Galipolli Murphy carried 250 wounded soldiers to safety

Pickles tracked down the stolen World Cup

And the Tamworth Two managed to save their bacon


Clare Balding's stories of daring, courageous, remarkable creatures who changed our world for the better: from the dog that inspired Lassie to the bear that fought the Nazis.

Publisher: John Murray Press
ISBN: 9781529343847
Number of pages: 352
Weight: 273 g
Dimensions: 192 x 126 x 28 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS

Animal magic - Sunday Telegraph

Extraordinary - Daily Mail

Riveting - Daily Telegraph

Wonderful - Women's Weekly

An inspiring fireside read - Horse & Hound

Perfect for animal lovers everywhere! - People's Friend

Heart warming and at times very funny . . . her love of animals shines through in these accounts, which bring to life the amazing moments and special bonds between humans and animals - Radio Times

Inspiring - Daily Mirror

Heartwarming - Yours

Incredible stories - Woman & Home

Some stories are awe-inspiring, some are moving, while others are simply laugh-out-loud funny - BBC

Heartwarming - Woman

Moving - Sunday Express

The perfect book to read on a cold winter's day with your dog snuggled up beside you - Your Dog

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“Perfect read for animal lovers.”

I purchased this for my 13 year old Grandaughter as a Christmas present. Like all good Nanny's I've read some of the incredible stories contained within its pages.
I know that this will be a book she will... More

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“Amazing Animals”

Heroic Animals is a really lovely book full of wonderful and sometimes sad animal stories. For anyone who loves animals.

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