Michael Morpurgo Essays
The Theme of Gender in Pat Barker's "Regeneration" and Michael Morpurgo's "Private Peaceful" College
Both Regeneration and Private Peaceful are set in the First World War, and are strongly shaped by time and memory. Private Peaceful shadows young Private Tommo Peaceful and his older brother Charlie, and is told in a simple yet eloquent style. It...
Admiration as an Influence: Analyzing Tommo and His Brother 8th Grade
In the novel Private Peaceful by Michael Morpurgo, it becomes highly noticeable that Tommo shows admiration for his brother and finds out his actions influence his own life. Tommo’s adoration for Charlie impacts his characteristics throughout...