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Michael Morpurgo

Kensuke's Kingdom
by Michael Morpurgo ~ Paperback / softback

I disappeared on the night before my twelfth birthday. Washed up on an island in the Pacific, Michael struggles to survive on his own. With no food and no water, he curls up to die. When he wakes, there is a plate beside him of fish, of fruit, and a bowl of fresh water. He is not alone . . . Fro...

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Running Wild
by Michael Morpurgo ~ Paperback / softback

The epic and heart-rending jungle adventure from the nation's favourite storyteller Michael Morpurgo. For Will and his mother, going to Indonesia isn't just a holiday. It's an escape, a new start, a chance to put things behind them - things like the death of Will's father. And to begin with, it ...

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The Butterfly Lion
by Michael Morpurgo ~ Paperback
(4.5) 2

ILLUSTRATED BY CHRISTIAN BIRMINGHAM. A lyrical and moving tale of a young boy growing up in Africa, and his lifelong friendship with a white lion. "All my life I'll think you you, I promise I will. I won't ever forget you." Bertie rescues an orphaned white lion cub from the African veld. They are i...

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Muck and Magic
by Michael Morpurgo ~ Hardback

A contemporary countryside tale about the power of friendship and creativity, from the nation's favourite children's author. A beautiful countryside story for Michael Morpurgo fans, illustrated by Olivia Lomenech Gill (J. K. Rowling's Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them). Bonny has always wante...

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Cool!
by Michael Morpurgo ~ Paperback / softback

Michael Morpurgo's inspiring new story of Robbie, a boy in a coma -- victim of a car accident. Locked inside his own head, able to hear but not move or speak, Robbie tries to keep himself from slipping ever deeper into unconsciousness. Robbie, football fan and animal lover, runs after his dog Lucky ...

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Why the Whales Came
by Michael Morpurgo ~ Paperback / softback

This is an exciting adventure and friendship story by a much-loved, award winning author. Gracie and her friend, Daniel have always been warned to stay away from the Birdman and his side of the island. But then, they find a message in the sand and discover the Birdman is not who they thought. They b...

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The Amazing Story of Adolphus Tips
by Michael Morpurgo ~ Paperback / softback
(4.5) 2

A heart-warming tale of courage and warmth, set against the backdrop of the second world war, about an abandoned village, a lifelong friendship and one very adventurous cat! 'Classic Morpurgo brilliance' - Publishing News "Something's up. Something big too, very big. At school, in the village, wh...

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Born to Run
by Michael Morpurgo ~ Paperback / softback
(5.0) 1

Joy and heartbreak combine in this bittersweet tale of a champion greyhound's journey through life - and from owner to owner... "The sack wasn't just drifting gently along like everything else, it was turning of its own accord. There was definitely something inside it, struggling against the side...

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The Fox and the Ghost King
by Michael Morpurgo ~ Hardback

A delightful tale of victory against all odds from master storyteller, Michael Morpurgo, lavishly illustrated by Michael Foreman. "Every fox in the whole town, in the whole country just about, is a football fan... And we all have an impossible dream." In a cosy den under a garden shed lives a fa...

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Listen to the Moon
by Michael Morpurgo ~ Paperback / softback

The stunning novel set during World War One from Michael Morpurgo, the nation's favourite storyteller and multi-million copy bestseller. May, 1915. Alfie and his fisherman father find a girl on an uninhabited island in the Scillies - injured, thirsty, lost... and with absolutely no memory of who...

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Kensuke's Kingdom
by Michael Morpurgo ~ Paperback / softback

A spellbinding tale of survival and self-discovery from award-winning author Michael Morpurgo, who is poised for breakthrough U.S. success. When Michael's father loses his job, he buys a boat and convinces Michael and his mother to sail around the world. It's an ideal trip - even Michael's sheepdog ...

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An Eagle in the Snow
by Michael Morpurgo ~ Paperback / softback

The powerful new novel from the master storyteller - inspired by the true story of one man who might have stopped World War II. 1940. The train is under attacks from German fighters. In the darkness, sheltering in a railway tunnel, the stranger in the carriage with Barney and his mother tells the...

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War Horse
by Michael Morpurgo ~ Paperback / softback

In 1914, Joey, a farm horse, is sold to the army and thrust into the midst of World War I on the Western Front. When Joey is dragged away, his heart aches for Albert, the farmer's son he is forced to leave behind. In the army the beautiful red-bay horse is trained to charge the enemy, drag heavy art...

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Mudpuddle Farm: Six Animal Adventures
by Michael Morpurgo ~ Paperback / softback

A charming series of adventures for younger readers, featuring a family of all sorts of animals that live in the farmyard behind the tumble-down barn on Mudpuddle Farm! Six fantastic stories in one volume! Mossop's Last Chance: "There's mice in my barley sacks, there's rats in my roof and now t...

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Kensuke's Kingdom
by Michael Morpurgo ~ Hardback
(4.0) 1

Michael and his family are sailing around the world in their yacht, the "Peggy Sue". Michael falls overboard and is washed up on a remote island. He must learn to survive on his own, until the day he discovers he is not alone. Accolades Winner of Children's Book of the Year Award 200...

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Arthur High King of Britain
by Michael Morpurgo ~ Paperback / softback

An enchanting take on the legend of King Arthur from Britain's best-loved children's author, Michael Morpurgo. Marooned on a sandbank, a boy faces certain death. With the sea closing in and the current about to drag him to a watery grave, his final wish is to see heaven. Waking in a strange bed, t...

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Shadow
by Michael Morpurgo ~ Paperback / softback

Author of War Horse, and bestselling storyteller Michael Morpurgo touched our hearts with this beautiful story of a boy, his lost dog, and the lengths he would go to be reunited. This timely story of battle-scarred Afghanistan delivers a masterful portrait of war, love, and friendship. With the ho...

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An Elephant in the Garden
by Michael Morpurgo ~ Paperback / softback

Lizzie and Karl's mother is a zoo keeper; the family has become attached to an orphaned elephant named Marlene, who will be destroyed as a precautionary measure so she and the other animals don't run wild should the zoo be hit by bombs. The family persuades the zoo director to let Marlene stay in th...

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Shadow
by Michael Morpurgo ~ CD-Audio

A stunning and moving new novel from Michael Morpurgo, the nation's favourite storyteller - featuring the bravest dog in all the world...This is the story of Aman, as told in his own words - a boy from Afghanistan fleeing the horror of the Afghan war. When a western dog shows up outside the caves wh...

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War Horse
by Michael Morpurgo ~ Paperback / softback
(5.0) 2

A brand new cover look for this modern classic from national treasure Michael Morpurgo. In the deadly chaos of the First World War, one horse witnesses the reality of battle from both sides of the trenches. Bombarded by artillery, with bullets knocking riders from his back, Joey tells a powerful s...

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Pinocchio
by Michael Morpurgo ~ Paperback / softback

The perfect gift for all ages, Pinocchio as you've never seen him before: telling his own story through the master storyteller and award-winning author of WAR HORSE. "Now - there's no point in pretending here - I was, and still am deep down, a puppet. Everyone knows Pinocchio is a puppet. I recko...

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Private Peaceful
by Michael Morpurgo ~ Paperback / softback

A stunning edition of this modern classic of World War One, featuring an introduction by the author and insightful testimonies from soldiers. Told in the voice of Private Tommo Peaceful, the story follows twenty-four hours at the front, and captures his memories of his family and his village life...

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Poppy Field
by Michael Morpurgo ~ Paperback / softback

A new wartime classic from two legends of children's literature! As the world commemorates the 100th anniversary of Armistice Day, Michael Morpurgo and Michael Foreman have teamed up with the British Legion to tell a new story inspired by the history of the poppy. When John McCrae wrote his famous ...

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Our Jacko
by Michael Morpurgo ~ Hardback

A deeply personal and tender story of war, peace and those who are left behind. One hundred years after the war to end all wars, Jacko's descendants discover his notebook and the untold stories tucked in its pages. "This war is a nightmare that one day I shall wake from and then forget. And if I do...

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Lucky Button
by Michael Morpurgo ~ Hardback

From award-winning master storyteller Michael Morpurgo, author of the acclaimed War Horse, comes a moving historical story inspired by the Foundling Museum. A lonely boy struggles to cope with school bullies and caring for his mother, until a mysterious encounter reveals life in the Foundling Hospit...

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Flamingo Boy
by Michael Morpurgo ~ Paperback / softback

A stunning new classic from master storyteller Michael Morpurgo for readers of 9+, in the vein of PRIVATE PEACEFUL and THE BUTTERFLY LION This is a landmark new novel from the nation's favourite storyteller, set in the unique landscape of the Camargue in the South of France during WW2. There, a y...

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Cock-A-Doodle-Doo!
by Michael Morpurgo ~ Paperback / softback

Join the fun on the farm! A charming story from award-winning author Michael Morpurgo, hilariously illustrated throughout by Shoo Rayner, and perfect for readers of 5 and up. Two funny farmyard stories for younger readers. Mossop's Last Chance: "There's mice in my barley sacks, there's rats in ...

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Little Foxes
by Michael Morpurgo ~ Paperback / softback

A gripping and poignant animal story from War Horse author, Michael Morpurgo. Bullied at school, nagged in Aunty May's tenth-floor council flat, there's only one place Billy really feels alive - in the wilderness by the canal. There he watches a cygnet on the water and protects a family of fox cub...

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The Sleeping Sword
by Michael Morpurgo ~ Paperback / softback

An enchanting take on the legend of King Arthur from War Horse author Michael Morpurgo. I remember thinking that it seemed to be taking longer than it should to reach the water. After that I remember nothing. When Bun Bendle is struck blind he feels like he is drowning in blackness. But the discov...

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Outlaw
by Michael Morpurgo ~ Paperback / softback

After a fierce storm, a boy discovers a human skull, buried beneath the roots of an ancient tree. A skull with a legendary story... Vivid re-imagining of the legendary hero Robin Hood by bestselling author of War Horse. "Tell the sheriff, tell Sir Guy of Gisbourne, tell everyone in Nottingham, t...

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The War of Jenkins' Ear
by Michael Morpurgo ~ Paperback / softback

A classic story of friendship and identity from from War Horse author Michael Morpurgo - now with a brand new cover look. Toby Jenkins doesn't like boarding school. He gets called Jinks and thinks he will never fit in. But then he meets a strange boy named Christopher who believes that he is the s...

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Alien Invasion!
by Michael Morpurgo ~ Paperback / softback

Join the fun on the farm! A charming story from award-winning author Michael Morpurgo, hilariously illustrated throughout by Shoo Rayner, and perfect for readers of 5 and up. Two funny farmyard stories for younger readers. Martians at Mudpuddle Farm: Have Martians landed on Mudpuddle Farm? Farm...

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The Nine Lives of Montezuma
by Michael Morpurgo ~ Paperback / softback
(4.0) 1

The charming tales of one mischievous cat from War Horse author, Michael Morpurgo. A cat's nine lives are full of adventure and excitement, and none more so than Montezuma, the farmyard cat. From a young kitten to a grand old cat, he is cunning and proud while establishing his kingdom, but to Matt...

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Kensuke's Kingdom
by Michael Morpurgo ~ Paperback / softback
(5.0) 1

Michael's parents buy a yacht, and take him off to sail round the world. Washed overboard in a fierce storm, Michael finds himself on the shore of a remote island - and soon discovers he's not alone. Kensuke, a former Japanese soldier, survived the war and the bombing of Hiroshima, but his family pe...

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Orchard Aesop's Fables
by Michael Morpurgo ~ Hardback

Every tale is told in Michael's magically lyrical and humorous style, and illustrated with Emma Chichester Clark's exquisitely playful and distinctive artwork. The stories and their morals are presented in a way that every parent and child reader will find extremely accessible and enjoyable. Stories...

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The Ghost of Grania O'Malley
by Michael Morpurgo ~ Paperback / softback

Another gripping ghost story from Britain's best-loved children's author, Michael Morpurgo - with a brand new cover look. Everyone knows the Big Hill is full of gold, and now the islanders are intent on cutting the top off it and making themselves rich. Jessie and Jake are determined to save the B...

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Beauty and the Beast
by Michael Morpurgo ~ Paperback / softback

A captivating retelling of the nation's favourite fairy tale, from the nation's favourite storyteller, Michael Morpurgo. After encountering a fearsome beast at a mysterious palace, down-on-his-luck merchant Marco is forced to make a promise in exchange for his life: he must persuade one of his th...

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Cockadoodle-Doo, Mr Sultana!
by Michael Morpurgo ~ Paperback / softback

A rich and greedy sultan meets his match in a VERY cheeky little red rooster... Hilariously wacky tale by bestselling author of War Horse. The rich and greedy sultan loves his jewels more than anything, so when he loses a diamond button he is furious! Especially as a naughty little red rooster ...

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Listen to the Moon
by Michael Morpurgo ~ Paperback / softback

Alfie lives off the coast of England. Merry lives in New York City. Until Merry and her mother set sail on the Lusitania for England, where Merry's father is recuperating from a war injury. People told them not to go, hearing rumors that the Lusitania might be carrying munitions. But they are desper...

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Dear Olly
by Michael Morpurgo ~ Paperback / softback

A moving story of a brother, a sister and a swallow, and how all are in some way victims of the horrors of landmines. Olly's brother Matt wants to go and work with children who have been made orphans, through war, in Africa. He wants to be a clown and make them laugh. His mother and sister want h...

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