Shadow (Morpurgo Novel) Summary & Study GuideA powerful novel from Michael Morpurgo, the nation's favourite storyteller Never have Aman and his mother needed a friend more than when a Springer Spaniel appears - thin and war-ravaged - in the mouth of their Afghan cave. Nursed back to health by Aman, the dog becomes a constant companion, a shadow, and that's what Aman decides to call her. But life in Afghanistan becomes more dangerous by the moment. Eventually, Aman, his mother and Shadow find the courage to embark upon the treacherous journey from war-torn Afghanistan to the safely of a relative's home in Manchester, England. But how far can Shadow lead them? And in this terrifying new world, is anywhere really safe?
Book Review: Shadow by Michael Morpurgo
Thank you! Two year-old boys, one Afghan and one English, find friendship with each other and with two exceptional dogs. Aman and his mother have fled the horrors of life under the Taliban for asylum in England, only to face deportation six years later. Morpurgo tells the story through the voices of Matt, his grandfather and Aman. His grandfather continues the story, gently persuading Aman to recount what happened in Afghanistan and during the long, treacherous journey to England.
No catches, no fine print just unconditional book loving for your children with their favourites saved to their own digital bookshelf. Kwame Alexander. Danielle Jawando. Written by Michael Morpurgo. Galaxy Children's Book Award shortlist As the best-selling War Horse demonstrates, award winning Michael Morpurgo writes about both animals and war with exceptional flair. In this passionate and touching story, the interlinked fortunes of an Afghan boy and the dog who helped him to escape from his war torn country and find sanctuary in the UK is full of emotion and tension.
This book is all about a boy named Aman and the story of his life. He was living in a cave in Afghanistan until something really nasty happened.
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This story is about a boy called Aman. From here they will be sent back to Afghanistan. What will they do? Find out in this kindhearted best selling book. This book is about friendship, kindness and courage.
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