War Horse (Paperback)
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War Horse (Paperback)

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Paperback Published: 04/09/2006
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The book that inspired Steven Spielberg's Hollywood blockbuster movie and an internationally acclaimed stage show ...it can only be Michael Morpurgo's War Horse. In the deadly chaos of the First World War, one horse witnesses the reality of battle from both sides of the trenches. Bombarded by artillery, with bullets knocking riders from his back, Joey tells a powerful story of the truest friendships surviving in terrible times. The bedlam of battle had begun. All around me men cried and fell to the ground, and horses reared and screamed in an agony of fear and pain. The shells whined and roared overhead, and every explosion seemed like an earthquake to us. One horse has the seen the best and the worst of humanity. The power of war and the beauty of peace. This is his story. Former Children's Laureate and award-winning author, Michael Morpurgo, has written nearly 100 books for children, many of them war stories. But none have become as famous as War Horse. Inspiring a long-running stage show and a box office film directed by Steven Spielberg, War Horse has become an international sensation. Read the book that started it all; the stunning wartime classic.

Publisher: Egmont UK Ltd
ISBN: 9781405226660

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The movie photos in this are really good too!

Paperback edition
29th December 2011
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“great book”

Very good read....written through the eyes of the horse!

Paperback edition
9th February 2012
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The book is absolutely fantastic, completely worth it, its unreal.The book is about a horse named Joey who is forced to go to War, But is then captured.But i wont tell you what happens otherwise i will spoil your... More

Paperback edition
12th May 2012
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