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D-Day dog

PALMER, TOMClohosy Cole(Illustrated by)
Part of the CONKERS series
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Master storyteller Tom Palmer returns with a touching celebration of the heroic paratroopers of WWII and their parachuting canine companions. 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 …

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Barrington Stoke Ltd
1781128685 / 9781781128688
Paperback / softback
823.92
01/05/2019
United Kingdom
English
199 pages : illustrations (black and white)
20 cm
Quiz No: 332546, Points 3.00, Book Level 4.20,
Middle Years - Key Stage 2 Learn More
Published in Scotland. Dyslexic-friendly.