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By Mcmillan, Dawn; Illustrated by Bowles, Trish
* Based on the true story of Pat Brown, sent to NZ from England as a child migrant after the Second World War * Movingly written, stunningly illustrated, easily read * Dawn McMillan is famed author of worldwide hit I Need a New Bum!
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By Millett, Peter; Illustrated by Bowles, Trish
"This story is based on the true story of Freda, a dalmatian and the dog mascot of the NZ Rifles during World War 1. It's a simple story about the reality of war, hardship, friendship and love"--Publisher information.
By Millett, Peter; Evans, Lynette; Illustrated by Bowles, Trish
See below for English description. En pleine nuit, en plein hiver, en pleine guerre, na't une petite chienne. Freda est la fid?le mascotte porte-bonheur d'un jeune soldat tr's brave appel? Simon pendant la Premi?re Guerre mondiale. Avant de partir pour la guerre, Simon rencontre ...Lucie, une jeune fille qui n'a pas les moyens de garder sa petite chienne et qui la lui offre. Simon promet ? Lucie de prendre bien soin de Freda. Sur le front Ouest, il combat les explosions en r?vant du jour o? Freda et lui pourront enfin rentrer ? la maison. Freda was the loyal, good-luck mascot for a brave young soldier named Simon during the First World War. Before leaving for Europe, he met a girl by the name of Lucie who was giving away a puppy her family couldn't afford to feed. Promising to take good care of her, Simon traveled to the trenches with Freda and corresponded with Lucie as often as he could. As he battled explosions on the Western Front, Simon dreamed of the day they would return home and be reunited with Lucie. Original title: The Soldier's PuppyRead more
By Robinson, Diana Seabrook; Illustrated by Bowles, Trish
Made miserable at school by bullying and teasing, Jimmy discovers a new way of seeing the world when he enters the magical world of Harold the giraffe, well known to children throughout New Zealand as the symbol of the Life Education Trust. This delightfully humorous and thought ...provoking tale is complemented by Trish Bowles' stunning illustrations.Read more
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