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Suitable for 9 - 11 years

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Product description

Cessie’s grandfather is a broken man. His own son has turned him away, and now he’s stuck in the place he fears most: a nursing home called Shangri-La. But Cessie still loves him, and she’s determined to help him escape and unravel the mystery of his past. It’s a past he remembers only in glimpses – a lifeboat, a tin of condensed milk, and a terrifying night on the beaches of Dunkirk in World War Two. With Cessie’s help, can her grandfather put the broken pieces of his life back together again?

  • A gripping and poignant war story by a major author
  • Explores the legacy of strife and loss in World War Two
  • Michael Morpurgo was Children’s Laureate for 2003-2005
  • His books include War Horse and Kensuke’s Kingdom

Product Details

Format

Paperback

ISBN

9780603578274

Date published

June 6th, 2019

Other details

  • 224 pages

Condition

New

UK edition

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Author/Illustrator

Michael Morpurgo

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