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Monsters of Blood and Honour

(2008)
A collection of stories by

 
 
A powerful YA fictional examination of war told through three interlocking stories.Monsters of Blood & Honour contains three stand-alone stories, each with a related theme. In each story a teenager of 17 or 18 interacts with an elderly person who was their age during World War II. Each of these now-elderly people has undergone a traumatic and violent experience, which the modern teen, living in a different world and lifestyle, cannot relate to. However, they are in turn affected to the point of having their perspectives altered. The older characters are: Jooney who was a nurse during the fall of Singapore in 1942; Fred a co-pilot on a Lancaster during the thousand-bomber raids over German cities; and Mr Goodman, 'Old Goodey', an SS man who fought at the great tank battle of Kursk, was wounded and then sent to be a camp guard in Belsen.This book is gripping and suspenseful storytelling by an award-winning master of excellent plot. lines.

    

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Paperback Editions

September 2007 : New Zealand Paperback
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Title: Monsters of Blood and Honour
Author(s): Ken Catran
ISBN: 1-86941-938-3 / 978-1-86941-938-7 (New Zealand edition)
Publisher: Random House
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Kindle Editions

December 2012 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Monsters of Blood and Honour
Author(s): Ken Catran
Publisher: RHNZ Children's ebooks
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