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Source:Scholastic, New York, p.165 (2011)
Call Number:Cubb Curr PR6063 .O746 W37 2011
Keywords:1914-1918--Juvenile fiction, Horses--Fiction, Horses--Juvenile fiction, Human-animal communication--Fiction, Human-animal relationships--Juvenile fiction, War horses--Juvenile fiction, World War, World war, 1914-1918--Fiction
Summary: World War I has started and the military needs horses to move equipment, charge the enemy, and carry wounded soldiers off the battlefield. Joey, a farm horse, is sold to the Army. Joey misses the farmer's son, Albert, and spends the war years wondering if the war will ever end and if he will ever see Albert again.
Lexile measure 1090; Book level 5.9; Ages 8 and up; Adventure, Animal stories, historical fiction