Semicolon read and reviewed Private Peaceful by Michael Morpurgo for the WWI Reading Challenge in 2012. Here’s an excerpt:
I thought the novel itself, the story of Charlie and Tommo Peaceful, brothers who went to war together, was well-written and absorbing. Mr. Morpurgo kept me guessing until the end, and one of the minor characters, Big Joe, was so well-drawn that I wanted him to have his own book.
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