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The Silver Donkey

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4 out of 5
Based on 9 Ratings and 9 Reviews

Book Description
From extraordinary novelist Sonya Hartnett comes a gently told fable of a lost soldier, heroic children, and a steadfast donkey.

One morning in the woods of World War I France, two young sisters stumble upon an astonishing find - a soldier, temporarily blinded by war, who has walked away from battle longing to see his gravely ill younger brother. Soon the care of the soldier ... More
Book Information
PublisherCandlewick Press
BindingHardcover (18 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages272
Publication Date09/12/2006
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About Sonya Hartnett (Author) : Sonya Hartnett is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Sonya Hartnett include Sleeping Dogs, Thursday's Child (Unabridged), Princes (Unabridge... more
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About Don Powers (Illustrator) : Don has illustrated The Silver Donkey by Sonya Hartnett, the Astrid Lindgren prize winner, published by Candlewick Press. He has also contributed an illlustration to the book, Our White House, to be j... more
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