Archive: Jun 2019

Michael Morpurgo Month Starts in One Week!

Michael Morpurgo Month starts in one week and we have got lots of different ways you can get involved. From free resources to money can’t buy competitions – find out how you can celebrate one of our greatest writers for children below. Visit our Michael Morpurgo Month… Read More

What is the real life story of Michael Morpurgo … ?

Discover the true life story of favourite storyteller Michael Morpurgo, in this biography specially edited for children which also features seven original Morpurgo stories. We are enchanted by Michael Morpurgo’s amazing stories like ‘Private Peaceful’, ‘Born to Run’ and ‘Kensuke’s Kingdom’. And with big screen adaptations of his… Read More

Design a Butterfly Lion poster and win theatre tickets!

From the award winning writer of War Horse comes this inspiring tale of enduring friendship. From the African veld to the battlefields of First World War France, follow the adventures of Bertie and the White Lion as they strive to find sanctuary amongst devastating adversity. As a young… Read More

Telling Tales with Michael Morprugo and Emma Chichester Clark

Michael Morpurgo and Emma Chichester Clark have created several wonderful classic tales together from Aesop’s Fables to the Pied Piper of Hamelin. Their latest venture, Pinocchio, is an imaginative and playful retelling of the classic. This is Pinocchio as you’ve never seen him before, telling his own story… Read More
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Michael Morpurgo Month: Celebrating his 70th Birthday

November 2013 sees a month-long celebration of Michael Morpurgo’s wonderful stories, marking his 70th birthday this year. We’re inviting book lovers, schools, libraries and bookshops nationwide to take part and celebrate 30 unmissable books by one of our greatest writers for children. We will be celebrating a different… Read More

Michael Morpurgo Month: Celebrating his 70th Birthday

November 2013 sees a month-long celebration of Michael Morpurgo’s wonderful stories, marking his 70th birthday this year. We’re inviting book lovers, schools, libraries and bookshops nationwide to take part and celebrate 30 unmissable books by one of our greatest writers for children. We will be celebrating a different… Read More