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The Resource Shadow, Michael Morpurgo ; illustrated by Christian Birmingham

Shadow, Michael Morpurgo ; illustrated by Christian Birmingham

Label
Shadow
Title
Shadow
Statement of responsibility
Michael Morpurgo ; illustrated by Christian Birmingham
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Shadow, a bomb-sniffing spaniel, goes missing in the middle of wartorn Afghanistan, his soldier-owner is devastated. Meanwhile, Shadow makes friends with a local Afghan boy, and sees a whole other side of the war. As Christmas draws ever closer, the question is - will Shadow and his trainer ever be reunited...? Ages 7+
Summary
Surviving in a cave in war-torn Afghanistan, Aman and his mother are separated from Aman's beloved dog, Shadow, when they flee for the safety of England, a situation that compels Aman to accept help from new friends to reunite with his dog
Tone
Character
Award
USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2013.
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380520
Cataloging source
NOV
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Morpurgo, Michael
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
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780
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 8
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Birmingham, Christian,
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True
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  • Dogs
  • Human-animal relationships
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Shadow, Michael Morpurgo ; illustrated by Christian Birmingham
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000046057756
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
287 p.
Isbn
9780007339600
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Shadow, Michael Morpurgo ; illustrated by Christian Birmingham
Publication
Control code
000046057756
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
287 p.
Isbn
9780007339600
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.

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