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Carol Ann Duffy - The Christmas Truce - 9781447206408 - KKD0009010
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The Christmas Truce

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Description for The Christmas Truce Hardback. A new tale celebrating the magic of Christmas from the Poet Laureate, illustrated by David Roberts Illustrator(s): Roberts, David. Num Pages: 48 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 134 x 175 x 10. Weight in Grams: 122. Fine copy in dustwrapper

Down at the front, on a cold winter's night in 1914, amidst the worst war the world had ever seen, an inexplicable silence spread from man to man. Belief was in the air. Then the soldiers ceased fire and the magic of Christmas took hold . . .

Carol Ann Duffy's brilliant poem celebrates the miraculous truce between the trenches, when enemy shook hands with enemy, shared songs, swapped gifts, even played football, and peace found a place in No Man's Land.

In a gorgeous small format with David Roberts' beautiful illustrations, The Christmas Truce is an ... Read more

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Pan Macmillan London
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London, United Kingdom
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About Carol Ann Duffy
Carol Ann Duffy lives in Manchester, where she is Professor and Creative Director of The Writing School at Manchester Metropolitan University. She has written for both children and adults, and her poetry has received many awards, including the Signal Prize for Children's Verse, the Whitbread, Forward and T. S. Eliot Prizes, the PEN Pinter Prize, and the Lannan and E. ... Read more

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