It’s 1 November, which means Michael Morpurgo Month begins today with nine days of celebrating the animals in Michael’s books. From War Horse to Born to Run, find out how to get involved below:
Michael took the time to take us through each of the four themes of Morpurgo month. Watch him talking about Farm Boy, The Butterfly Lion and more in the animals part of our video interview series.
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Get free teaching resources, extracts and audio streams
For each of the animal themed books in Michael Morpurgo month, head to MichaelMorpurgo.com/MorpurgoMonth now for resources, reviews and more.
Not sure where to start? Try these highlights:
-Download a free extract from The Dancing Bear
-Get our free Farm Boy teaching resources pack
-Listen to an extract from the Born to Run audio book
Keep up to date with Morpurgo Month
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From War Horse to Beowulf and The Butterfly Lion to Kensuke’s Kingdom, celebrate 70 years of Michael Morpurgo’s stories this November!