Shadow (Hardback)
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Hardback 288 Pages / Published: 25/10/2012
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Luxury hardback collector's edition of a powerful, moving novel by the best-selling author of War Horse.

This is the story of Aman, as told in his own words - a boy from Afghanistan fleeing the horror of the Afghan war.

When a western dog shows up outside the caves where Aman lives with his mother, Aman is initially repulsed - it is not customary for people to keep dogs as pets in his part of the world. But when Aman and his mother finally decide to make a bid for freedom, the dog Aman has called Shadow will not leave their side.

Soon it becomes clear: the destinies of boy and dog are linked, and always will be...

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
ISBN: 9780007484690
Number of pages: 288
Weight: 300 g
Dimensions: 184 x 132 x 26 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS

"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

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“Shadow by Michael Murpurgo”

This is an excellent book,for viewers who really love drama and adventure.

Paperback edition
18th March 2012
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“Absolutely Amazing”

I read this book in 2 days, it's interesting the whole way through, and Aman's story is extremely touching. I have always loved Michael Morpurgo books, and I thought that he could not beat Born To Run, he... More

Paperback edition
10th September 2011
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“Shadow”

How Aman, a young Afghan boy finds hope in ‘Shadow’ a Springer Spaniel. A journey like no other; a tough but compelling read, shedding light on life in the horrors of war torn Afghanistan.

Paperback edition
20th May 2012
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