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War is over

Author: David Almond; David Litchfield
Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2020. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : First U.S. edition, Reinforced trade editionView all editions and formats
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It's 1918, and war is everywhere. John's father is fighting in the trenches far away in France, while his mother works in a menacing munitions factory just along the road. His teacher says that John is fighting, too, that he is at war with enemy children in Germany. One day, in the wild woods outside town, John has an impossible moment: a dreamlike meeting with a German boy named Jan. John catches a glimpse of a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Almond; David Litchfield
ISBN: 1536209864 9781536209860
OCLC Number: 1262790673
Notes: Originally published: London : Hodder Children's Books, 2018.
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Description: 115 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Responsibility: David Almond ; illustrated by David Litchfield.

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It's 1918, and war is everywhere. John's father is fighting in the trenches far away in France, while his mother works in a menacing munitions factory just along the road. His teacher says that John is fighting, too, that he is at war with enemy children in Germany. One day, in the wild woods outside town, John has an impossible moment: a dreamlike meeting with a German boy named Jan. John catches a glimpse of a better world, in which children like Jan and himself can one day scatter the seeds of peace.

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