Celebrate World Book Day!

From the author who brought you Joey the War Horse, Shadow the dog and Kaspar the cat comes a pocket-sized collection of perfect animal stories – proving that it’s not just dogs that are man’s best friends.

Taken from the length of Michael Morpurgo’s career, the tales in this charming book will delight any child who loves animals … or stories! Readers will return to the best mates in this little book again and again.
From dogs to cats, and from horses to dolphins and whales, it’s all here in this timeless treasury.

Redeem your £1 book token in any participating store. You can also download the Best Mates Animal Wordsearch to find the names of Michael Morpurgo’s most memorable animal characters?

You can find out more about World Book Day 2015 at www.worldbookday.com

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