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Michael Foreman

  • 5 stars across 69 books
    Michael Morpurgo is one of the most successful children's authors in the country, loved by children, teachers and parents alike. He has written more than forty books for children, including the global hit War Horse, which was made into a Hollywood film by Steven Spielberg in 2011. He has won the Whitbread Award, the Smarties Award, the Circle of Gold Award, the Children's Book Award and has been short-listed for the Carnegie Medal four times. He received an OBE in December 2006 for his services to literature.
    3rd July 2014

    Dinosaur

    Press out the board pieces and build your own shiny Tyrannosaurus rex to play with! Tom lives in an ordinary house in an... More

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    23rd October 1995

    War Game

    Michael Foreman''s watercolours document the detail of war days in Britain. This book is written in memor y of 4 of his ... More

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    1st October 2013

    The Amazing Tale of Ali Pasha

    On 6th May 1915, Henry Friston, a 21-year-old seaman, rejoined his battleship after ten days in Hell. Hell was just 180... More

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    1st December 2012

    The Selfish Giant

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    3rd July 2014

    Cat and Dog

    When Cat is accidentally whisked away in a fish van, her litter of kittens are left to fend for themselves. "Michael For... More

    (2 reviews)
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    3rd March 2016

    Tufty

    Tufty the duckling lives with his family on an island in the middle of a lake. But when the ducks fly south for the wint... More

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    2nd November 2017

    Lucky Button

    A moving historical story inspired by the Foundling Museum, written by acclaimed children's author Michael Morpurgo and ... More

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    1st April 2007

    Mia's Story

    A story of hope and dreams set in a poverty-stricken community in South America, from a master children's book creator. ... More

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    3rd October 2013

    Newspaper Boy and Origami Girl

    When a group of bullies steal a poor newspaper boy's money, his bag suddenly flies into the air and the newspapers trans... More

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    3rd July 2014

    Moose

    Caught in a battle between a bear and an eagle, Moose uses their sticks and stones to erect a splendid building which al... More

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