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Torty and the soldier : a story of a true WWI survivor

Author: Jennifer Beck; Fifi Colston
Publisher: Auckland : Scholastic, 2017. ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Fiction : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Meet Torty! She's one tough little tortoise with a beat-up shell and some missing toes. Torty survived a great war that raged in Europe one hundred years ago. Torty was rescued back then by a young Kiwi soldier. She is truly a World War One survivor"--Publisher information.
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Genre/Form: Picture books for children
Children's stories, New Zealand
Juvenile works
Picture books
Fiction
Material Type: Biography, Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jennifer Beck; Fifi Colston
ISBN: 9781775434849 1775434842 9781775433651 177543365X
OCLC Number: 978281936
Notes: Picture story book for children, inspired by true events. Includes background information.
Awards: New Zealand Children and Young Adults Book Award - Elsie Locke Award for Non-Fiction Finalist, 2017.
Target Audience: Junior, primary
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : colour illustrations ; 26 cm
Responsibility: Jennifer Beck ; Fifi Colston.

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