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FREE PDF î Heroes Of Tobruk ⚜ isand sixteen year old Peter Fullerton and his best mate Tony Cantonelli give false names and lie about their age to enlist in the army Heroes of Tobruk follows Peter and Tony from the outbreak of war, through military training and the Siege of TobrukA moving story about the horror of war and the courage of ordinary soldiers Good, simple reading for early mid adolescents Lots of true facts encased in fiction diary format of protagonists Peter Fullerton and Ton Cantonelli I think the fact it s fiction or faction needs to be statedobviously There is a good notes section at the back, to explain in a simple fashion the historical context I do however think that some of the emotions stated by the characters reflecting the thoughts racism bigotry of the time could also have an accompanying note s Good, simple reading for early mid adolescents Lots of true facts encased in fiction diary format of protagonists Peter Fullerton and Ton Cantonelli I think the fact it s fiction or faction needs to be statedobviously There is a good notes section at the back, to explain in a simple fashion the historical context I do however think that some of the emotions stated by the characters reflecting the thoughts racism bigotry of the time could also have an accompanying note stating that attitudes like this arose from the time, and would now be considered unacceptable These read too easily like facts rather than attitudes and misconceptions Some of the anecdotes and events portrayed are quite harrowing, as befits the war theme Readers who like Heroes of Tobruk would enjoy Leon Davis series, and the My Australian Story and My Story series by various authors under Scholastic As Lieutenant Peter Leahy, Head of Army, Duntroon, states in the preface The stories it tells and the values it upholds are important to all Australians and must be told I felt the author knew a lot of historical facts and made up a story so they could include as of them as possible The information about the war was interesting but I thought the story was predictable and really just an afterthought. A young adult novel about WW2 history written in a style that younger readers can engage with.