Stubby: A True Story of Friendship

By Michael Foreman
Illustrated by Michael Foreman

The astounding true story of Sergeant Stubby, the dog who served in the First World War, brought to life by award-winning master storyteller Michael Foreman.

Stubby was a brave soldier, a loyal friend... and a dog. From an army training camp to the trenches in France, this is the incredible true story of Sergeant Stubby, the dog who served bravely in the First World War, sniffing out gas attacks, catching spies and winning the hearts of his fellow soldiers. ‘A wonderful story of courage, bravery, loyalty and friendship.’ Early Years Educator ‘…a moving insight into the horrors of the war as seen through the story of the exceptional contribution of a stray dog.’ LoveReading4Kids ‘…its lessons are important for each new generation’ Evening Echo

  • Coinciding with the release of the major animated film, Sgt. Stubby, starring Helena Bonham Carter and Gerrard Depardieu. US release date 13th April 2018, UK release date to be announced.
  • Published in time for the 2018 Armistice Day and Remembrance Sunday that will mark 100 years since the end of the First World War.
  • Discover the incredible true story of Subby the war dog, told from the point of view of Corporal Conroy, who adopted him as a stray.

About the author

Michael Foreman is one of the most talented and popular creators of children's books today. He has won the Kate Greenaway Medal two times and has been the UK nominee for the Hans Christian Andersen Award twice. His highly acclaimed books are published all over the world. He is married and has three sons. He divides his time between St Ives in Cornwall and London.

ISBN: 9781783447435
Imprint: Andersen Press
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Hardback
Release Date: October 4, 2018
Dimensions: 240 x 280mm, 32pp
Stock Status: Out of Print
Australian RRP: $24.99
New Zealand RRP: $26.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

Last updated on 18/04/21 at 22:44:01
Copyright © 2007 Walker Books Australia. All rights reserved.