We are continuing to fulfil all orders whilst rigorously following the safety advice of the government and Public Health England but due to the current situation you may experience longer delivery times than usual. If your delivery is going to a school and it’s closed or you need to make any adjustments to your delivery please contact us at intschool@scholastic.co.uk. Don’t forget that you can also run your Book Club online. remove

Shopping from United States? Please visit the correct site for your location.

Suitable for 11 - 18 years

Part of the following pack:

This product has not been rated yet.

0 reviews (Add a review)

Delivery information

  • FREE delivery for schools*
  • Delivery charges apply to home addresses
  • Delivery within 10 working days

Book Club orders

  • FREE delivery to schools
  • Books will be despatched after the school's order is confirmed

*We do not charge for delivery, but your order may incur additional customs costs.

Product description

If you loved War Horse, don’t miss this gripping World War Two story of a foal with a heroic destiny. It’s 1940. Bombs are starting to drop on London. As the danger grows, Dodo and her little brother Wolfie are sent off to the countryside. Will they ever see their real home again…? Hero is an orphaned foal who is also lonely and homesick. When he meets Dodo and Wolfie, he knows they’re exactly the friends he needs. As Dodo and Wolfie train Hero and learn to ride him, suddenly life feels rich and exciting again. But the shadow of war is still growing, and soon Hero must live up to his name…

  • By the acclaimed author of Soldier Dog and Captain
  • A stirring tale of war, friendship, courage and hope
  • Epic tale of evacuees and the role of animals in war
  • Soldier Dog won the 2013 North East Book Award

Product Details

Format

Paperback

ISBN

9781447235774

Publisher

Macmillan Children's Books

Date published

August 28th, 2013

Accelerated Reader

AR book level: 5.8; Middle years; 9.0 points

Condition

New

UK edition

Available in these packs

Reviews

This product has not been reviewed yet.

Add a review

Customers also bought

What kids think

  1. The-star-of-books
    on 26 March 2017

    This looks really emotional in a good way

  2. sineh
    on 15 December 2016

    This is a really good book and i totally recommend it

    5out of 5