Waiting For Peace War Stories

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A superb collection of stories about war from acclaimed children’s writers, compiled by former Children’s Laureate Michael Morpurgo.

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Specially commissioned by Michael Morpurgo to mark the 60th anniversary of VE day, this deeply moving collection features stories of war from the most well-loved voices in children’s literature, including Michelle Magorian, Celia Rees, George Layton, Robert Westall, Joan Aiken, Eva Ibbotson, Geraldine McCaughrean and other top children’s authors.

From World War II to the Crusades, 1970s Beirut to the modern-day Middle East, these vivid stories explore wars throughout history. They examine not only the immediate consequences of war, but also what happens after the fighting is over.

Waiting for Peace: War Stories was originally published as War: Stories of Conflict.

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Weight 0.208 kg
Dimensions 19.5 × 12.9 × 2 cm
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Cover

Paperback

Pages

276

Language

English

Edition

Short stories

Dewey

823.92080358 (edition:23)

Readership

Children – juvenile / Code: J