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Tales of Amazing Animal Heroes: With an introduction from Michael Morpurgo

Mike Unwin



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03 December 2019
Anthologies (Children's&YA); History & the past: general interest (Children's&YA); Warfare, battles, armed forces (Children's&YA); Wildlife (Children's&YA)
Be truly inspired by these powerful true stories of animal heroes- meet heroic bears, drone-catching eagles, loyal dogs, sassy cats, and much, MUCH more!

This book brings you the heart-wrenching stories of the real animals who traversed treacherous paths, made daring rescues and went above and beyond to save human lives. When faced with human conflict, these animals have all shown bravery, friendship, or brought comfort.

Journey throughout history from Hannibal's elephants to a guide dog in the Twin Towers. Uncover 34 amazing animal stories - and celebrate their humans.

With vivid colour illustration from five different illustrators, and knowledge from the experts at the Imperial War Museums, this is a book to treasure and share.
By:   Mike Unwin
Imprint:   Puffin
Country of Publication:   United Kingdom
Dimensions:   Height: 258mm,  Width: 195mm,  Spine: 14mm
Weight:   508g
ISBN:   9780241377086
ISBN 10:   0241377080
Pages:   96
Publication Date:   03 December 2019
Recommended Age:   From 7 to 9 years
Audience:   Children/juvenile ,  General/trade ,  English as a second language ,  ELT Advanced
Format:   Hardback
Publisher's Status:   Active

Mike Unwin is an award-winning travel journalist and storyteller. Author of more than 30 books for children and adults, he is also a regular contributor to BBC Wildlife, Independent, The Telegraph.

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