Michael Morpurgo’s books are enjoyed and celebrated by thousands of readers. Many of Michael’s stories are re-told in different ways, from stage performances and blockbuster films, to concerts with his wonderful words set to music. Michael supports many charities and always finds the time to meet his fans at special reading events.

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Private Peaceful Activity Sheets

Fun kids’ activity sheets for Private Peaceful are now available!

War Horse

Based on the beloved novel by Michael Morpurgo, the National Theatre’s internationally-acclaimed production of War Horse is an unforgettable theatrical experience. War Horse is currently on stage at Bristol’s Hippodrome until 14 Feb.

Blackwell’s Oxford Presents: Michael Morpurgo, John Tams and Barry Coope - ‘War Horse’

A musically accompanied reading of ‘War Horse’ at the prestigious Sheldonian Theatre. Michael is joined by acclaimed musicians John Tams and Barry Coope, who accompany his reading with the rousing yet haunting songs specially composed by John Tams for the National Theatre’s award-winning production of ‘War Horse’.

Pinocchio read by Michael Morpurgo

The perfect gift for all ages, Pinocchio as you’ve never seen him before: telling his own story through the master storyteller. This enchanting audio edition is read by Michael Morpurgo himself and available on Audio CD and in Electronic Audio