Archive: Jan 2018

Grandpa Christmas picture book cover

Grandpa Christmas: Collaboration from Michael Morpurgo and Jim Field

We’re delighted to announce a new picture book from renowned children’s author Michael Morpurgo and bestselling illustrator, Jim Field, will publish on Thursday 4th October 2018. Grandpa Christmas is a hopeful and timely story about a grandfather’s heartfelt wish for his granddaughter to live in a better world. The story… Read More

National Theatre Event

On Tuesday night, Michael was at the National Theatre in conversation with one of the original directors of the production Tom Morris, which was chaired by novelist Kate Mosse. They discussed how the production first came together and the process of working with puppets. Find out more about the… Read More
Flamingo Boy by Michael Morpurgo

Michael Morpurgo reveals his landmark new novel, Flamingo Boy

We are delighted to announce that Michael Morpurgo’s stunning new novel, Flamingo Boy, will publish on 8th March 2018. Flamingo Boy is the story of an extraordinary boy – a boy who sees the world differently. In the unique landscape of the Camargue during WWII, Lorenzo lives among the salt… Read More

Announcement: Knighthood for Michael Morpurgo

We are incredibly proud to announce that Michael has been awarded a knighthood for his services to literature and charity in this year’s New Year Honours list. Here is what Sir Michael had to say about it: “Well, how extraordinary. We all know that any kind of success we might… Read More