In an exclusive piece for The Sun, Michael Morpurgo writes about Walter Tull and the way he defied racism on the football pitch and in the Army. Walter Tull always showed great courage and he is the inspiration behind Michael’s latest book ‘A Medal for Leroy’.
Read an inspiring piece about Walter Tull
From master storyteller and award-winning author of War Horse, Michael Morpurgo, comes a heart-lifting story of hope and courage in a time of war. Flamingo Boy is out now hardback, e-book and audiobook formats. Watch the official trailer below. For more information about Flamingo Boy visit the book page. Read More
From 6th November, we will be sharing the reviews of three parent bloggers who have been reading some of Michael’s most moving stories set in war time: An Eagle in the Snow, A Medal for Leroy and Private Peaceful. All of the books were inspired by real life stories, events… Read More
The 4th October is World Animal Day and to celebrate we thought it would be lovely to create the Michael Morpurgo Animals Book Tour. We’ve teamed up with 10 of the UK’s top parent bloggers to take a closer look at some of Michael’s best-loved animal stories. Starting on Monday 9th October, we’ll be… Read More