Michael Morpurgo An Eagle in the Snow

ISBN 13: 9780008153151

An Eagle in the Snow

4.22 avg rating
( 431 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780008153151: An Eagle in the Snow

The powerful new novel from the master storyteller - inspired by the true story of one man who might have stopped World War II.

1940. The train is under attacks from German fighters. In the darkness, sheltering in a railway tunnel, the stranger in the carriage with Barney and his mother tells them a story to pass the time.

And what a story. The story of a young man, a young soldier in the trenches of World War I who, on the spur of the moment, had done what he thought was the right thing.

It turned out to have been the worst mistake he ever could have made – a mistake he must put right before it is too late...

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Review:

“Brilliant, fascinating and intriguing. Historical fiction at its most magnificent.” Jackie French

“Handled with Morpurgo's usual zip and feeling.” The Sunday Times

“Has the feel of a classic already: quality storytelling.” The Irish Times

“Gripping stuff, the only snag is that the reader is likely to be so engrossed that all hopes of convivial company for Christmas will have to be abandoned until they've finished the last chapter.” Evening Echo (Ireland)

About the Author:

Michael Morpurgo OBE is one of Britain’s best-loved writers for children. He has written over 100 books and won many prizes, including the Smarties Prize, the Blue Peter Book Award and the Whitbread Award. His recent bestselling novels include ‘Listen to the Moon’, ‘A Medal for Leroy’ and ‘Shadow’.

His novel ‘War Horse’ has been successfully adapted as a West End and Broadway theatre play and a major film by Steven Spielberg. A former Children’s Laureate, Michael is also the co-founder, with his wife Clare, of the charity Farms for City Children.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Michael Morpurgo (author), Paul Chequer (read by)
Published by HarperCollins Publishers 2015-10-08, London (2015)
ISBN 10: 0008153159 ISBN 13: 9780008153151
New Quantity Available: 10
Seller
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HarperCollins Publishers 2015-10-08, London, 2015. audio CD. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 9780008153151

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
6.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Michael Morpurgo
Published by HarperCollins Publishers, United Kingdom (2015)
ISBN 10: 0008153159 ISBN 13: 9780008153151
New Quantity Available: 10
Seller
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HarperCollins Publishers, United Kingdom, 2015. CD-Audio. Book Condition: New. Unabridged edition. 142 x 139 mm. Language: English . Brand New. The powerful new novel from the master storyteller - inspired by the true story of one man who might have stopped World War II. 1940. The train is under attacks from German fighters. In the darkness, sheltering in a railway tunnel, the stranger in the carriage with Barney and his mother tells them a story to pass the time. And what a story. The story of a young man, a young soldier in the trenches of World War I who, on the spur of the moment, had done what he thought was the right thing. It turned out to have been the worst mistake he ever could have made - a mistake he must put right before it is too late. Bookseller Inventory # AA89780008153151

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
7.10
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Michael Morpurgo
Published by HarperCollins Publishers, United Kingdom (2015)
ISBN 10: 0008153159 ISBN 13: 9780008153151
New Quantity Available: 10
Seller
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HarperCollins Publishers, United Kingdom, 2015. CD-Audio. Book Condition: New. Unabridged edition. 142 x 139 mm. Language: English . Brand New. The powerful new novel from the master storyteller - inspired by the true story of one man who might have stopped World War II. 1940. The train is under attacks from German fighters. In the darkness, sheltering in a railway tunnel, the stranger in the carriage with Barney and his mother tells them a story to pass the time. And what a story. The story of a young man, a young soldier in the trenches of World War I who, on the spur of the moment, had done what he thought was the right thing. It turned out to have been the worst mistake he ever could have made - a mistake he must put right before it is too late. Bookseller Inventory # AA89780008153151

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
7.20
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Michael Morpurgo
ISBN 10: 0008153159 ISBN 13: 9780008153151
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Bookseller Inventory # 97800081531510000000

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
7.21
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From U.S.A. to United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Morpurgo, Michael
Published by HARPER COLLINS CHILDRENS AUDIO (2015)
ISBN 10: 0008153159 ISBN 13: 9780008153151
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HARPER COLLINS CHILDRENS AUDIO, 2015. HRD. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from UK in 4 to 14 days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # FC-9780008153151

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
5.40
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.80
Within United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Michael Morpurgo
ISBN 10: 0008153159 ISBN 13: 9780008153151
New Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Speedy Hen
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # ST0008153159. Bookseller Inventory # ST0008153159

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
9.02
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Michael Morpurgo
Published by HarperCollins 2015-10-08 (2015)
ISBN 10: 0008153159 ISBN 13: 9780008153151
New Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Chiron Media
(Wallingford, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HarperCollins 2015-10-08, 2015. Book Condition: New. Brand new book, sourced directly from publisher. Dispatch time is 24-48 hours from our warehouse. Book will be sent in robust, secure packaging to ensure it reaches you securely. Bookseller Inventory # NU-GRD-05286486

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
6.80
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.49
Within United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Morpurgo, Michael
Published by HarperCollins
ISBN 10: 0008153159 ISBN 13: 9780008153151
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
Kennys Bookstore
(Olney, MD, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HarperCollins. Book Condition: New. The powerful new novel from the master storyteller - inspired by the true story of one man who might have stopped World War II. BIC Classification: YFT. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 142 x 141 x 15. Weight in Grams: 128. . 2015. Unabridged edition. Audio CD. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory # V9780008153151

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
10.36
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From U.S.A. to United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Morpurgo, Michael
Published by HarperCollins (2015)
ISBN 10: 0008153159 ISBN 13: 9780008153151
New Quantity Available: > 20
Rating
[?]

Book Description HarperCollins, 2015. Book Condition: New. The powerful new novel from the master storyteller - inspired by the true story of one man who might have stopped World War II. BIC Classification: YFT. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 142 x 141 x 15. Weight in Grams: 128. . 2015. Unabridged edition. Audio CD. . . . . . Bookseller Inventory # V9780008153151

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
10.51
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From Ireland to United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Michael Morpurgo
Published by HarperCollins (2015)
ISBN 10: 0008153159 ISBN 13: 9780008153151
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
Ria Christie Collections
(Uxbridge, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HarperCollins, 2015. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # ria9780008153151_rkm

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
9.25
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 1.99
Within United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book