A moving story about unity and inspiration in the face of destruction, by the 2003-2005 Children's Laureate.
Tomas hates school, hates books and hates stories. Forced to visit the library, he stops to listen to magical tales that the Unicorn Lady spins. These tales draw him in and are about to change the course of his life for ever... Set against the backdrop of war-torn Europe, I Believe in Unicorns explores the power of stories to transform lives. Produced in association with the Unicorn Theatre, the first purpose-built professional theatre for children in the UK, located on London's South Bank.
Michael Morpurgo was 2003-2005 Children's Laureate, has written over 100 books and is the winner of many awards, including the Whitbread Children's Book Award, the Smarties Book Prize, the Blue Peter Award and the Red House Children's Book Award. His books are translated and read around the world and his hugely popular novel War Horse is now both a criticallMore about Sir Michael Morpurgo
Jenny Oldfield is well-known for her animal stories and her horse series including Half Moon Ranch and Magical Ponies have earned her a huge fan-base and she is regarded as one of the most successful writers of popular fiction series f or children. Her Home Farm Twins was adapted into a top BBC children's drama.More about Gary Blythe