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The Resource War horse, Michael Morpurgo

War horse, Michael Morpurgo

Label
War horse
Title
War horse
Statement of responsibility
Michael Morpurgo
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
World War I has started and the military needs horses to move equipment, charge the enemy, and carry wounded soldiers off the battlefield. Joey, a farm horse is sold to the Army. Joey misses the farmer's son, Albert, and spends the war years wondering if the war will ever end and if he will ever see Albert again
Summary
Joey the horse recalls his experiences growing up on an English farm, his struggle for survival as a cavalry horse during World War I, and his reunion with his beloved master
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
167347
Cataloging source
TLM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morpurgo, Michael
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
580
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Horses
  • Human-animal communication
  • World war, 1914-1918
  • Horses
  • Human-animal relationships
  • World War, 1914-1918
Target audience
juvenile
Label
War horse, Michael Morpurgo
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes an interview with Michael Morpurgo
Control code
ocn664273759
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
165 p.
Isbn
9780439796644
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)664273759
Label
War horse, Michael Morpurgo
Publication
Note
Includes an interview with Michael Morpurgo
Control code
ocn664273759
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
165 p.
Isbn
9780439796644
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)664273759

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