Loyal Creatures

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AUTHOR
Morris Gleitzman
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6,35 MB
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Loyal Creatures.pdf
ISBN
3486829247143

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Like many of his mates from the bush, Frank Ballantyne is keen tojoin the grand adventure and do his bit. Specially as a chest full ofmedals might impress the currently unimpressed parents of his childhoodsweetheart. So Frank ups his age and volunteers with his horse Daisy ...and his dad.In the deserts of Egypt and Palestine heexperiences all the adventure he ever wanted, and a few things he wasn'texpecting. Heartbreak, love and the chance to make the most importantchoice of his life.From Gallipoli to the famous charge atBeersheba, through to the end of the war and its unforgettableaftermath, Frank's story grows out of some key moments in Australia'shistory. They were loyal creatures, the men and horses of theAustralian LightHorse, but war doesn't always pay heed to loyalty.This is thepowerfulstory of a young man's journey towards his ownkind ofbravery.

The fish is loyal to a shocking level. When the male desires to mate with a female, it catches the female's flesh by its teeth tightly.

Their skill in finding water is vital to their regiment in the desert, but their devotion to each other is what keeps them alive in an overwhelmingly hostile environment. From Gallipoli to the famous charge at Beersheba, through to the end of the war and its unforgettable aftermath, Frank's story grows out of some key moments in Australia's history. They were loyal creatures, the men and horses of the Australian Light Horse, but war doesn't always pay heed to loyalty. Loyal Creatures is a remarkable story based on and inspired by historical fact.

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