Private Peaceful

R 59.00

Private Peaceful captures the memories of a young First World War soldier awaiting the firing squad at dawn.

From his early childhood adventures in rural Devon to the battles and injustices of war that brought him to the Front Line, Private Tommo Peaceful spends these lonely hours re-living his short but vivid past.

A beautifully written novel, which contrasts bittersweet childhood memories with the horrors of war.

Told in the first person it alternates between past and present, creating both humour and heartache and building tension for its dramatic and thought-provoking conclusion.

Author: Michael Morpurgo

Type: Paperback

Qty available: 26

Publisher: HarperCollins Children's Books ISBN: 9780007486441Categories: Highly Recommended Children's Fiction, Tweens Fiction Tags: Historical Fiction, Tweens Fiction
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