PageTurners Discuss War Horse
PageTurners discuss War Horse by Michael Morpurgo. (176 pages) This incredibly moving story of one horse’s experience in the deadly chaos of the First World War reveals the unspeakable slaughter of soldiers on all sides fighting against people who are just like them. In 1914, Joey, a young farm horse, is sold to the army and thrust into the midst of the war on the Western Front. With his officer, he charges towards the enemy, witnessing the horror of the frontline. But even in the desolation of the trenches, Joey’s courage touches the soldiers around him.
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