The old  cover

The old cover

When Joey, a love-able horse, is taken from the farm and his friend to fight in the war, his life takes a crazy turn. For owner to owner, from country to country, from child to adult, Joey’s life is full of excitement, heartbreak, loss, violence, love, friendship and family. A beautiful classic from the award-winning Micheal Morpurgo (who, by the way, opened our school!)

I recommend this book for 9+, since it can be a bit hard for younger people. I think this a

The new cover

The new cover

beautiful story, but not my cup of tea, since it can be a bit boring at time and have too many sad bits. I rate four stars for that reason.

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