This powerful story teaches children about the history behind and the importance of Remembrance Day. This moving tribute to wartime heroes was the 2015 winner of the Prime Minister’s Literary and Crichton Awards. Children will be educated about one of histories darkest chapters in a mode that is absorbable and appropriate for young kids. Information is drawn from the ANZAC and Turkish battle at Gallipoli and young readers will become fluent in New Zealand’s proud history.

By David Metzenthen