Tortot, the Cold Fish Who Lost His World and Found His Heart

9781782691549

A spectacularly illustrated story about war and friendship.

Tortot is a cold-hearted field cook who goes off to war. Soldiers drop like flies around him but Tortot just doesn't care. Until, that is, he finds a deserter in his kitchen: a boy who has lost his brothers and his legs in battle. Tortot feels no real sympathy for him, but decides to shelter him for one night. It's a decision that will change him for ever...--from the publisher

240 pages             978-1782691549            Ages 12-17

Keyword:  parable

 

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