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Popi Whero, Te (Paperback)

By Hill, David
Illustrated by Colston, Fifi
Translated by Roberts, Ngaere

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Jim, a soldier on the Western Front in World War 1, is wounded while charging through No Man's Land. He stumbles into a shell crater for shelter and finds a badly wounded German soldier. The two men try to help each other, but it's Nipper, the messenger dog, whose gallantry gives... read full description below.

ISBN 9781775431411
Published 1 February 2013 by Scholastic
Format Paperback
Language Maori
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ISBN-13 9781775431411
ISBN-10 177543141X
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Scholastic
Imprint Scholastic New Zealand
Publication Date 1 February 2013
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Paperback
Language Maori
Author(s) By Hill, David
Illustrated by Colston, Fifi
Translated by Roberts, Ngaere
Category Picture Books / Young Children's books
Fiction (Child / Teen)
Te Reo / Maori
Historical Fiction
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
Maori
New Zealand & Related
Maori
Number of Pages 40
Dimensions Width: 240mm
Height: 250mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age 2-6 years
Reading Age 2-6 years
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 823.2
Catalogue Code 299575

Description of this Book

Jim, a soldier on the Western Front in World War 1, is wounded while charging through No Man's Land. He stumbles into a shell crater for shelter and finds a badly wounded German soldier. The two men try to help each other, but it's Nipper, the messenger dog, whose gallantry gives them a chance for survival. A sophisticated picture book. In te Reo

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review The Red Poppy. You will weep, you will laugh, you will hope. You will remember. - Kids Book Review [The Red Poppy] brings me to teach each time I read it, such is its poignant power. - Abbie Jury, Waikato Times Grim, poignant and ultimately full of hope, this is a bold and rewarding children's book - Returned Services Association A story that celebrates the triumph of the human spirit - Magpies

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Author's Bio

Award-winning children's fiction author, David Hill, was inspired to try his hand at picture book writing by the poignant song Little Red Poppy, written by Canadian Rob Kennedy.

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