Jim's letters / Glyn Harper ; illustrated by Jenny Cooper.
Contributor(s): Cooper, Jenny [illustrator.].Material type: BookDescription: 28 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 30 cm + 4 fold-out letter inserts.ISBN: 9780143505907 .Subject(s): Great Britain. Army. Australian and New Zealand Army Corps -- Children's picture books | World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- Turkey -- Gallipoli Peninsula -- Children's picture books | Brothers -- New Zealand -- Children's picture books | Letters -- Children's picture books | Gallipoli Peninsula (Turkey) -- History, Military -- 20th century -- Children's picture booksGenre/Form: Picture books for children. | Children's stories, New Zealand.DDC classification: 940.4291
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This award-winning picture book tells the moving story of two brothers separated by the First World War. It is based on the thousands of letters sent by and to Anzac soldiers fighting at Gallipoli. Dear Jim, Your postcard arrived today. I showed it to the family. Mum misses you . . . Between December 1914 and August 1915 Tom and Jim write to each other whenever they get a chance. Tom talks about life at home on the farm while Jim writes from Egypt and then from the trenches of the Gallipoli peninsula. From the author and illustrator of Le Quesnoy and Roly, the Anzac Donkey comes a moving story of two brothers separated by war. It is based on the thousands of letters sent by and to Anzac soldiers fighting at Gallipoli, one of the most significant campaigns of the First World War. This beautiful hardback depicts life at war and on the home front with exquisite illustrations by Jenny Cooper and fold-out letter inserts. Best Picture Book, New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults 2015 Storylines Notable Picture Book 2015
A moving story of two brothers separated by the First World War, based on the thousands of letters sent by and to Anzac soldiers fighting at Gallipoli.
Includes information about the Gallipoli campaign: Boy soldiers and Australia and New Zealand.