Billy The Kid
Billy's no kid—he's 80 today. He's enjoying watching the boys at the park knock a soccer ball around and this afternoon he'll be cheering on his team, Chelsea, as he has done all his life. In 1939, Billy was picked for Chelsea. Not quite 19, and his dreams had come true—"Billy! Billy the Kid!" they shouted as he scored goal after goal. Surely life could get no better. But in 1939 too, World War II...
Age Range: 7 - 9 years
Grade Level: 2 - 4
Paperback: 80 pages
Publisher: Pavilion; Re-issue edition (February 4, 2013)
Product Dimensions: 7.5 x 0.4 x 10 inches
Amazon Rank: 2700376
Format: PDF ePub TXT book
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“This is the third or fourth book by Morpurgo that I’ve had the privilege to read, and it certainly won’t be the last. Written for younger readers, Morpurgo isn’t afraid to address difficult or complex topics, presenting them in an age-appropriate st...”
began and Billy's life was never to be the same again. With nostalgically vivid illustrations, the story of Billy the Kid reaches across generations and creates a life with a past that will be moving and inspiring for young and old alike.