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Soldier dog

Author: Sam Angus
Publisher: New York : Feiwel and Friends, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : First U.S. editionView all editions and formats
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"It's 1917. In the trenches of France, miles from home, Stanley is a boy fighting a man's war. He is a dog handler, whose dog must be so loyal that he will cross no-man's-land alone under heavy fire to return to Stanley's side, carrying a message that could save countless lives. But this journey is fraught with danger, and only the bravest will survive. As the fighting escalates and Stanley experiences the true  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Young adult fiction
War stories
Fiction
Juvenile works
Young adult works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Sam Angus
ISBN: 9781250018649 1250018641
OCLC Number: 798615777
Notes: Originally published: London: Macmillan Children's Books.
Target Audience: Middle school.
Description: 249 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Sam Angus.
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"It's 1917. In the trenches of France, miles from home, Stanley is a boy fighting a man's war. He is a dog handler, whose dog must be so loyal that he will cross no-man's-land alone under heavy fire to return to Stanley's side, carrying a message that could save countless lives. But this journey is fraught with danger, and only the bravest will survive. As the fighting escalates and Stanley experiences the true horror of war, he comes to realize that the loyalty of his dog is the only thing he can rely on"--Provided by publisher.

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by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2014-03-06) Excellent Permalink

This is the amazing story of a young boy who, because of a broken heart, leaves home and joins the war during the early 1900's. During the time he is away he learns a lot about war, love, companionship and heartache. Though the story is not true, it takes the reader through some of the history of...
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