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War Horse

War Horse


by Michael Morpurgo

War Horse: Themes (For the Most Part) True or False

1. Joey's relationship with Topthorn best illustrates which theme? -> Abandonment
2. Joey's relationship with Albert best illustrates which theme? -> Abandonment
3. Which character makes us question what true courage is? -> The Brave Little Toaster
4. Which character best represents a commitment to duty? -> Joey
5. The Germans show their admiration for Joey by giving him what? -> Time off on leave