Klinger : a story of honor and hope / Written by Betsy Beard, illustrated by Shelley Johannes.
- 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.
0 current holds with 1 total copy.
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield||E FIC Beard (Text)||31208911767426||children picture book||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9780578054315
- Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
- Publisher: Washington, DC : Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors, 2010.
|Summary, etc.:|| This beautifully illustrated, full color, hardback children's book tells the story of a young horse dreaming of fame as a racehorse. But his life is disrupted when he must leave his parents and start a new life. Faced with difficulty and disappointment, Klinger's dream of significance seems unattainable. He then discovers that fame is not necessary, as he finds fulfillment in honoring fallen heroes and bringing comfort to their families. Based on a real horse that serves in the Caisson Platoon in Arlington National Cemetery, this work of fiction was written for the Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors in honor of all of America's beloved fallen heroes.
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