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The Resource The Great War : stories inspired by items from the First World War, David Almond ... [et al.] ; illustrated by Jim Kay

The Great War : stories inspired by items from the First World War, David Almond ... [et al.] ; illustrated by Jim Kay

Label
The Great War : stories inspired by items from the First World War
Title
The Great War
Title remainder
stories inspired by items from the First World War
Statement of responsibility
David Almond ... [et al.] ; illustrated by Jim Kay
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Writers of this collection of short stories were inspired to write about the First World War by physical objects associated with the war
Summary
Combines evocative photographs and illustrations in a treasury of stories by eleven international writers that were inspired by artifacts connected to World War I
Tone
Award
  • USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2016.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2016.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10410666
Cataloging source
TnLvILS
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
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820
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Almond, David
  • Kay, Jim
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Short stories
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Short stories
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
stories inspired by items from the First World War
Label
The Great War : stories inspired by items from the First World War, David Almond ... [et al.] ; illustrated by Jim Kay
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Our Jacko / Michael Morpurgo -- Another kind of missing / A. L. Kennedy -- Don't call it glory / Marcus Sedgwick -- The country you called home / John Boyne -- When they were needed most / Tracy Chevalier-- A world that has no war in it / David Almond -- A Harlem hellfighter and his horn / Tanya Lee Stone -- Maud's story / Adèle Geras -- Captain Rosalie / Timothée de Fombelle -- Each slow dusk / Sheena Wilkinson -- Little wars / Ursula Dubosarsky
Control code
in901309624
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
289 p.
Isbn
9780763675547
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013955699
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The Great War : stories inspired by items from the First World War, David Almond ... [et al.] ; illustrated by Jim Kay
Publication
Contents
Our Jacko / Michael Morpurgo -- Another kind of missing / A. L. Kennedy -- Don't call it glory / Marcus Sedgwick -- The country you called home / John Boyne -- When they were needed most / Tracy Chevalier-- A world that has no war in it / David Almond -- A Harlem hellfighter and his horn / Tanya Lee Stone -- Maud's story / Adèle Geras -- Captain Rosalie / Timothée de Fombelle -- Each slow dusk / Sheena Wilkinson -- Little wars / Ursula Dubosarsky
Control code
in901309624
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
289 p.
Isbn
9780763675547
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013955699
Other physical details
ill.

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