Red Poppy + CD

Red Poppy + CD

4.17 (46 ratings by Goodreads)
  • Paperback
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Young soldier Jim McLeod waits in the trenches of World War I for the order to attack the enemy. With him are his friends, and Nipper, the messenger dog. When they charge across no-man's land, Jim is shot ...and finds himself face to face with an enemy soldier.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 40 pages
  • Scholastic New Zealand
  • Auckland, New Zealand
  • 1775430707
  • 9781775430704
  • 231,214

Review quote

"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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About David Hill

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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Rating details

46 ratings
4.17 out of 5 stars
5 48% (22)
4 28% (13)
3 20% (9)
2 2% (1)
1 2% (1)
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