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D-Day Dog

D-Day Dog

Published: 1 May 2019

Paperback / softback, 208 pages

Recommended for age 9+ and 11+

By Tom Palmer

Illustrated by Tom Clohosy Cole

Published by Barrington Stoke Ltd

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On 6 June 1944, Emile Corteil parachuted into France with his dog, Glen - and Jack is determined to discover their fate ...

Master storyteller Tom Palmer returns with a touching celebration of the heroic paratroopers of WWII and their parachuting canine companions.

Tagged dogs , reluctant to read and war and conflict

Nikki Gamble talked to Tom Palmer about the extraordinary real-life story behind his latest book, After the War. It's a story about recovery and the what can be achieved when humans show kindness and generosity to those who have suffered the greatest.

The Reading Bug Y6 pack

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Reluctant Readers Year 6 -a high interest reading for pleasure pack of children's books that have been selected to engage year 6 readers.

  • The Silly Book of Side-Splitting Stuff
  • A Monster Ate My Packed Lunch!
  • Level Up #1
  • World Burn Down
  • Arctic Star
  • Class Act
  • When Stars are Scattered
  • Respect
  • The Horror of Dunwick Farm
  • Icarus Was Ridiculous
  • Sherlock Holmes and the Hound of the Baskervilles
  • Home Ground
  • Sticky Pines: The Bigwoof Conspiracy
  • Mason Mooney:Doppelganger Detective #2
  • D-Day Dog
  • The Super Miraculous Journey of Freddie Yates
  • The Thing At Black Hole Lake
  • Timmy Failure: It's the End When I Say It's the End
  • Timmy Failure: The Book You're Not Supposed to Have
  • Mason Mooney:Paranormal Investigator #1
  • The Iron Man
  • Comic Classics: Great Expectations
  • Welcome to Trashland
  • The Book No One Wants to Read
  • The Broken Leg of Doom
  • To Wee or Not to Wee
  • Tin Boy
  • Cicada
  • The Incredible Record Smashers
  • Crater Lake, Evolution
  • The Viewer
  • Northern Lights - The Graphic Novel Volume 1
  • Kid Normal: Kid Normal #1
  • The Lion Roars
  • Defenders:Dark Arena #2
  • Defenders: Killing Ground #1
  • Defenders:Pitch Invasion #3
  • The Beautiful Game
  • Dream Team
  • Keeper
  • Peace Maker
  • Robot Girl
  • Ninja:First Mission
  • Ninja:Assassin
  • Ninja: Death Touch
  • The Invasion of the Crooked Oak

The Second World War pack

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An easy-purchase topic  pack of children's books to support the topic of Second world War. You can purchase individual titles or the collection.

  • When the Sky Falls
  • Arctic Star
  • D-Day Dog
  • Skyward The Story of Female Pilots in WW2
  • Now or Never: A Dunkirk Story
  • The Missing: The True Story of My Family in World War II
  • My Secret War Diary, by Flossie Albright
  • Anne Frank
  • Everything: World War II
  • Poems from the Second World War
  • Resist : One Girl's Fight Back Against the Nazis
  • Home Again: Stories About Coming Home From War
  • Explore World War II
  • Mohinder's War
  • The Lion and the Unicorn
  • The Story of Britain's Black Airmen
  • Noor Inayat Khan
  • While the Storm Rages
  • The Story of the Second World War For Children : 1939-1945

The Dogs set

A collection of children's books featuring dogs.

  • 100 Dogs

    3+ 5+

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  • Dogs in Disguise

    3+ 5+

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  • That Dog!
    That Dog!

    3+ 5+

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  • Wigglesbottom Primary: Super Dog!
    Wigglesbottom Primary: Super Dog!

    5+ 7+

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  • D-Day Dog
    D-Day Dog

    9+ 11+

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The dyslexia friendly set

A set of dyslexia friendly books for children. Selected by our highly experienced and qualified team of teachers, librarians and education consultants.

  • Bertie and the Alien Chicken

    7+ 9+

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  • Frankenstein : A Retelling

    11+ 14+

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  • Fortune's Fools

    9+

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  • The Terror of Hilltop House

    9+

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  • The Wrong Wheels

    14+

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