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A Rose for the Anzac Boys
   

A Rose for the Anzac Boys (Paperback, Large type / large print edition)

By French, Jackie

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The 'war to end all wars', as seen through the eyes of three young women. It is 1915. War is being fought on a horrific scale in the trenches of France, but it might as well be a world away from 16-year-old New Zealander Midge Macpherson, at school in England learning to be a you...ng lady. But the war is coming closer: Midge's brothers are in the army, and her twin, Tim, is listed as 'missing' in the devastating defeat of the Anzac forces at Gallipoli. Desperate to do their bit -- and avoid the boredom of school and the restrictions of Society -- Midge and her friends Ethel and Anne start a canteen in France, caring for the endless flow of wounded soldiers returning from the front. Midge, recruited by the overastretched ambulance service, is thrust into carnage and scenes of courage she could never have imagined. And when the war is over, all three girls -- and their Anzac boys as well -- discover that even going 'home' can be both strange and wonderful. Exhaustively researched but written with the lightest of
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ISBN 9781458730268
Released AU 14 May 2011
Publisher ReadHowYouWant.com Ltd
Format Paperback, Large type / large print edition
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Series Read How You Want
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ISBN-13 9781458730268
Stock Ready to ship - Less than 10 items
Publisher ReadHowYouWant.com Ltd
Imprint ReadHowYouWant
Released 14 May 2011
Publication Country Canada Canada
Format Paperback, Large type / large print edition
Edition Large type / large print edition
Author(s) By French, Jackie
Series Read How You Want
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Number of Pages 360
Dimensions Width: 155mm
Height: 240mm
Dewey Code Not specified
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age Children
Reading Age Children
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text General/trade

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