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White Poppies Heinemann Plays

White Poppies Heinemann Plays (Hardback)

By Saunders, Sue

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This is an original play by Sue Saunders. When Tom Headley enlists underage in the Great War, he and his childhood friends head straight to the front line as tunnellers. In tragic circumstances, Tom is blamed for the deaths of his comrades. His family and sweetheart back home are... shunned by the community. Eighty years later, a young schoolgirl sets out to research her great grandparents as part of a Poppy Day project. She uncovers shocking truths, and in doing so rights a wrong that has lasted for generations, and rewrites history...This book features engaging, accessible dialogue and many cross-curricular links. It is perfect for exploring the relevance of history today.
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ISBN 9780435233457
Released NZ 1 Jun 2009
Publisher Pearson Education
Format Hardback
Series Heinemann Plays for 11-14
Indent title (internationally sourced), allow 8-12 weeks

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ISBN-13 9780435233457
Stock Available
Status Indent title (internationally sourced), allow 8-12 weeks
Publisher Pearson Education
Imprint Heinemann
Released 1 Jun 2009
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Saunders, Sue
Series Heinemann Plays for 11-14
Category English Literature: Literary Criticism
English Literature: Plays For Children
Number of Pages 96
Dimensions Width: 130mm
Height: 200mm
Spine: 10mm
Dewey Code 822.92
Weight 180g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
NBS Text School Textbooks & Study Guides: Literature, Arts & Humanities
ONIX Text Primary and secondary/elementary and high school