Private Peaceful

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Collins, 2003 - 184 páginas
For young Private Thomas Peaceful, looking back over his childhood from the battlefields of the First World War, his memoires are full of family life deep in the countryside. Mother, his brothers Charlie and Big Joe, and their friend Molly, come vividly alive in his mind. But every moemnt Tomas spends thinking about his life, means another moment closer to something he cannot bear to think about - a time when the ware and its horrific consequences will change his life for ever.

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Smoothly written, the passivity of the narrator grated on me and even the most active of the characters seemed embedded in their rolls to an exasperating degree. And as a whole it did not fulfill it's promise. Leer comentario completo

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Short but powerful. Leer comentario completo

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Michael Morpurgo OBE is one of Britain's best-loved writers for children, and has sold more than 35 million books around the world. He has written more than 150 novels and won many prizes, including the Smarties Prize, the Whitbread Award and the Blue Peter Book Award, while several of his books have been adapted for stage and screen, including the global theatrical phenomenon War Horse. Michael was Children's Laureate from 2003 to 2005, and founded the charity Farms for City Children with his wife, Clare. He was knighted in 2018 for services to literature and charity.

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