Escape From Shangri-La

Escape From Shangri-La

Book - 2011
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A gripping and heartfelt war story from War Horse author and former Children's Laureate, Michael Morpurgo.Turned away by his own son, Cessie's long-lost grandfather finds himself in the place he fears most - a nursing home called Shangri-La. Only Cessie loves him and is determined to help him escape and unravel the truth of his past. A past that comes to him only in glimpses -a lifeboat, a tin of condensed milk, a terrifying night on the beaches of Dunkirk in World War II...
Publisher: London, England : Egmont, 2011, c1988
ISBN: 9781405226707
Branch Call Number: J FIC Morpu
Characteristics: 206 p


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Jan 08, 2015

I found that this story had a really good storyline. I enjoyed how in the end the grandfather was able to get to France accompanied by his fellow friends at the resthome. I felt that it had a good ending and showed how that when you work together that anything is possible.

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