The classic childrens book about the First World war and the legendary Christmas Day cease-fire football match in no-mans-land. A special lavish new edition of a modern classic – winner of the Smarties Grand Prize Contains a special new introduction from Michael Foreman, additional new illustrations and 4 pages of extra background material on the Christmas Day in the trenches and football during the war. A heartfelt and informative story that takes the reader into the trenches. Beautiful and newly remastered illustrations using Michael Foremans original watercolour paintings “A masterpiece” – The Times Literary Supplement “The work of a major childrens author at his peak” – The Daily Telegraph “An unforgettable experience” – The Guardian

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Published

Date Published

14/03/2014