Lines in the Sand : New Writing About War and Peace, Paperback

Lines in the Sand : New Writing About War and Peace Paperback

Edited by Mary Hoffman, Rhiannon Lassiter

Illustrated by Jane Ray



A challenging and thought-provoking collection of new poetry and prose from some of the industry's most prestigious and talented authors and illustrators.

Ideal for use in schools to help educate children when dealing with the topic of war, each contribution depicts a strong anti-war message and will serve as a cry for peace in these troubled times.

Contributors include: Laurence Anholt; Julie Bertagna; Mary Hoffman; Adrian Mitchell; Beverley Naidoo; Caroline Pitcher; Michael Rosen; Ros Asquith; Korky Paul; Elizabeth Laird; Hiawyn Oram; Marcus Sedgwick; Peter Whitby; Stephen Aitken; Ann Jungman; Joanna Troughton; Michael Morpurgo; Jane Yolen; David Almond; Nick Sharratt; and Kevin Crossley-Holland.

All royalties and publisher's profits will go to UNICEF to directly fund the bringing of aid to child victims of the war in Iraq.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 256 pages, Illustrations
  • Publisher: Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd
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  • Category: Anthologies (non-poetry)
  • ISBN: 9780711222823


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