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D-Day dog

By: PALMER, TOM Clohosy Cole, Tom(Illustrated by) Clohosy Cole, Tom(Cover design or artwork by)

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Part of the CONKERS series
1781128685 / 9781781128688
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United Kingdom
20 cm 199 pages : illustrations (black and white)
Children / Juvenile  Learn More
Quiz No: 236618, Points 3.00, Book Level 4.20,
Middle Years - Key Stage 2 Learn More
Published in Scotland. Dyslexic-friendly.

Jack can't wait for the school trip to the D-Day landing beaches.

It's his chance to learn more about the war heroes he has always admired - brave men like his dad, who is a reserve soldier.

But when his dad is called up to action and things at home spiral out of control, everything Jack believes about war is thrown into question.

Finding comfort only in the presence of his loyal dog, Finn, Jack is drawn to the heart-wrenching true story of one particular D-Day paratrooper.

On 6 June 1944, Emile Corteil parachuted into France with his dog, Glen - and Jack is determined to discover their fate ...


5AR For reluctant readers (children), YF Children's / Teenage fiction & true stories, YFB General fiction (Children's / Teenage), YFC Adventure stories (Children's / Teenage), YFN Family & home stories (Children's / Teenage), YFP Animal stories (Children's / Teenage), YFS School stories (Children's / Teenage), YFT Historical fiction (Children's / Teenage), YNH History & the past: general interest (Children's / Teenage), YNJ Warfare, battles, armed forces (Children's / Teenage), YXZW Social issues: war & conflict issues (Children's / Teenage)

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