From the Publisher
Echoes of Christmas 1914 in the trenches call to the present day when a letter found by chance in an antique desk brings one soldier's experience hauntingly to life. Heart-warming and spine-tingling, this is a perfect story to curl up with on a winter's night.
About the Author
is one of Britain's best-loved writers for children, and he has won many prizes, including the Smarties Prize, The Writers Guild Award, and the Blue Peter Book Award for his recent novel, Private Peaceful
, which has also had two successful runs as a play devised by Bristol Old Vic. Michael Foreman
's artwork has earned him widespread recognition as one of the world's leading illustrators. He also writes and illustrates his own books, including War Boy
and War Game
, winners respectively of the Kate Greenaway Medal and the Smarties Book Prize.