Over The Line
by Tom Palmer
illustrated by Ollie Cuthbertson
n/a Interest Age: 10-14
The true story of Jack Cock – hero on the football pitch, in the trenches, and the Footballers’ Battalion of World War One. This new chunky Conkers edition of a best-selling title commemorates the 100th anniversary of the Battle of the Somme.
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Information for Grown-Ups: This book has a super-readable layout and typeface so that even more readers can enjoy it. It is aimed at children aged 8+.
AR Level – 4.3
Read the first chapter of Over the Line below.