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The Silver Donkey
The Silver Donkey Sonya Hartnett
One bright spring morning in the woods of France, a soldier, blinded by the war, is found by a little girl named Coco, and her older sister Marcelle. In return for their kindness, the soldier tells the sisters marvellous tales, each story connected to the keepsake he carries in his pocket . . .
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Do You Dare? Jimmy's War
Do You Dare? Jimmy's War Sherryl Clark
Exciting, action-packed adventures in Australian history for boys aged 8 to 12.
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When We Were Two
When We Were Two Robert Newton
This extraordinary rite of passage is a powerful, heart-rending story – Robert Newton at his very best.
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Loyal Creatures
Loyal Creatures Morris Gleitzman
They were loyal creatures, the men and horses of the Australian Light Horse, but war doesn't always pay heed to loyalty. This is the powerful story of a 16-year-old volunteer and his horse in World War One and the journey towards his own kind of bravery.
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The Soldier's Gift
The Soldier's Gift Jane Tanner, Tony Palmer
The Soldier's Gift is a moving story of one family's courage and endurance during the First World War, the terrible losses at Gallipoli and a time that changed Australia forever.
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Animal Heroes
Animal Heroes Anthony Hill
A celebration of the forgotten heroes of war, the animals that have served alongside Australian forces.
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