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Bombs and Blackberries: A World War Two Play

Bombs and Blackberries: A World War Two Play (Hardback)

By Donaldson, Julia
Illustrated by Docherty, Thomas

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A short play set in World War II, perfect for class reading as well as performance, written by Julia Donaldson, author of the modern classic The Gruffalo.World War II has been declared and the Chiver's children are sent to the safety of the countryside. They are delighted to be b...rought back home when it looks like the Germans aren't going to invade after all. But the air-raid siren goes off and this time it's frighteningly real.This dramatic and touching play brings Manchester during the Second World War and its people to life, and provides a variety of opportunities for school classes to explore both historical and literacy topics in an involving and creative setting. Also includes helpful tips on staging and costume.
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ISBN 9781444938791
Released NZ 11 Dec 2018
Publisher Hachette Children's Books
Format Hardback
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ISBN-13 9781444938791
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Hachette Children's Books
Imprint Hodder Children's Books
Released 11 Dec 2018
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Donaldson, Julia
Illustrated by Docherty, Thomas
Category Performing Arts (Dance & Drama)
Warfare, Defence & Peace Studies
Personal Family, Relationship & Social Issues
English Literature: Plays For Children
Number of Pages 48
Dimensions Width: 217mm
Height: 278mm
Spine: 14mm
Dewey Code 822.92
Weight 448g
Interest Age 7-9 years
Reading Age 7-9 years
Library of Congress World War, 1939-1945 - Juvenile drama - Evacuation of civilians - England - Manchester, World War, 1939-1945 - Juvenile drama - England - Manchester, Manchester England - Juvenile drama - Social life and customs - 20th century
NBS Text Children's General Interest & Leisure
ONIX Text Children/juvenile

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