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War Horse


War Horse is the children’s novel by Michael Morpurgo. The story recounts the experiences of Joey, a horse purchased by the Army for service in France during World War I and the attempts of young Albert, his previous owner, to bring him safely home. It formed the basis of both an award-winning play (2007) and an acclaimed film (2011).

2014 marks the 100th anniversary of World War I and we are proud to include the War Horse BookBench in the centennial commemorations.

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This BookBench is on the Riverside Trail


Rae Smith (original illustration) Created by Gerard Strong

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