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Shadow

AuthorMichael Morpurgo

NarratorAbdullah Afzal

Duration2h 57m

CategoriesChildren's Fiction

Key StageKS2

PublisherOakhill Publications

VersionUnabridged

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This is the story of Aman, a boy from Afghanistan fleeing the horror of the Afghan war. When a western dog shows up outside the caves where Aman lives with his mother, Aman is initially repulsed - people don't keep dogs as pets in his part of the world. But when Aman and his mother decide to make a bid for freedom, the dog Aman has called Shadow will not leave their side. Soon it becomes clear: the destinies of boy and dog are linked, and always will be ...

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