Celebrate the final week of Michael Morpurgo Month with us!


It’s the final days of Michael Morpurgo Month and we have plenty to help you celebrate. As well as turning our focus to voyages for the final six days of November, there’s a chance to get four Michael Morpurgo classics for just 99p below.

-Kaspar: Prince of Cats
-Toro! Toro!

Pick up a bargain today and read four of Michael Morpurgo’s wonderful titles for just 99p each!

Celebrate voyages in Michael Morpurgo’s books

From Alone on a Wide, Wide Sea to Dear Olly, we’re looking at voyages in Michael Morpurgo’s books this week. Head to MichaelMorpurgo.com/MorpurgoMonth now for resources, reviews and more on each of the titles.

We complete our very special series of video interviews with Michael Morpurgo focusing on voyages and his inspiration for writing about them. Watch the full series on YouTube now.

Plus, don’t forget there’s a chance to win a signed copy of War Horse and an iPad and a school visit from the man himself in our two competitions.

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I Believe in Unicorns 2105 at Vaudeville Theatre Photo Credit: Richard Davenport. Award-winning storyteller Danyah Miller brings best-selling children’s author Michael Morpurgo’s treasured story to life. This intimate show is set in a library full of books that hold more than stories within their pages. It is a tale of… Read More

Morpurgo’s 80th sees celebratory year of publishing

HarperCollins Children’s Books (HCCB) and Farshore have unveiled a year-long celebratory publishing plan marking the 80th birthday of author Michael Morpurgo with almost 50 titles scheduled and new author branding designed by his granddaughter Alice, illustrations by Dapo Adeola and an introduction from Benedict Cumberbatch. To celebrate the landmark… Read More

Announcing Tales from Shakespeare by Michael Morpurgo

We are delighted to announce Tales from Shakespeare by Sir Michael Morpurgo.This collection features retellings of ten Shakespeare plays, each illustrated by a different artist. It publishes on the 28th September and you can preorder it now from Waterstones. Featuring:Macbeth, illustrated by Dapo AdeolaThe… Read More