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Bobby, the Littlest War Hero

Bobby, the Littlest War Hero (Paperback)

By Harper, Glyn
Illustrated by Cooper, Jenny

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This is the story of Bobby - the littlest hero in a very big war. Bobby is a tiny canary. His best friend is Jack, a soldier in one of the tunnelling companies of the Royal Engineers. Together they go deep into the tunnels under no-man's-land. Jack's job is to dig, while Bobby's ...job is to warn the men to get out quickly when there's dangerous gas. Bobby's warnings save the tunnellers' lives again and again.But Jack worries that it's a hard life for a little bird. Will Bobby ever be free to fly again?Glyn Harper and Jenny Cooper are the award-winning creators of bestselling picture books about the First World War- Le Quesnoy, Jim's Letters, Roly, the Anzac Donkey and Gladys Goes to War.
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ISBN 9780143771876
Published NZ 26 Feb 2018
Publisher Penguin
Format Paperback
706 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days

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ISBN-13 9780143771876
Stock Available
Status In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
Publisher Penguin
Imprint Puffin
Published 26 Feb 2018
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Harper, Glyn
Illustrated by Cooper, Jenny
Category Personal Family, Relationship & Social Issues
Picture Storybooks
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
New Zealand
NZ Book Award Finalists 2018
Russell Clark Award for Illustration Finalists 2018
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 241mm
Height: 285mm
Spine: 4mm
Dewey Code 823.3
Weight 220g
Interest Age 2-6 years
Reading Age 6-12 years
NBS Text Picture Books
ONIX Text Children/juvenile