Winnie's Great War

Winnie's Great War

Description

From the creative team behind the bestselling, Caldecott Medal-winning Finding Winnie comes an extraordinary wartime adventure seen through the eyes of the world's most beloved bear.

Here is a heartwarming imagining of the real journey undertaken by the extraordinary bear who inspired Winnie-the-Pooh. From her early days with her mama in the Canadian forest, to her remarkable travels with the Veterinary Corps across the country and overseas, and all the way to the London Zoo where she met Christopher Robin Milne and inspired the creation of the world's most famous bear, Winnie is on a great war adventure.

This beautifully told story is a triumphant blending of deep research and magnificent imagination. Infused with Sophie Blackall's irresistible renderings of an endearing bear, the book is also woven through with entries from Captain Harry Colebourn's real wartime diaries and contains a selection of artifacts from the Colebourn Family Archives. The result is a one-of-a-kind exploration into the realities of war, the meaning of courage, and the indelible power of friendship, all told through the historic adventures of one extraordinary bear.


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Details

Author(s)
Lindsay Mattick, Josh Greenhut, Kathleen McInerney
Format
CD-Audio
Dimensions
145 x 147 x 15mm | 136g
Publication date
18 Sep 2018
Publisher
Little Brown and Company
Language
English
Edition
Unabridged
Edition Statement
Unabridged
ISBN10
154914622X
ISBN13
9781549146220