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Peter the Brave

Peter the Brave

Peter the Brave is a short illustrated novel following the adventures of Peter, a young and innocent boy who is seemingly doomed to travel the world forever.

He arrives at each of the books five chapters and destinations to be, in turns, chastened, indulged, harried or overwhelmed by our planets varied peoples, plants and environments.

He leaves each having learnt a little more about life and its suffering.

peter the brave, boz horrid, pain, corfe castle, chris harrold
peter the brave, boz horrid, itch, rainforest, chris harrold
peter the brave, boz horrid, thirst, desert, chris harrold