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Michael Foreman

  • 5 stars across 100 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.
    25th February 2016

    Kensuke's Kingdom

    I disappeared on the night before my twelfth birthday. Washed up on an island in the Pacific, Michael struggles to su... More

    (20 reviews)
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    7th January 2010

    Kaspar: Prince of Cats

    A heart-warming, colour-illustrated novel about Kaspar the Savoy cat, from the award-winning author of Born to Run and... More

    (9 reviews)
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    5th November 2015

    The Mozart Question

    From a master storyteller and former Children's Laureate comes a moving story of a group of musicians who survived the H... More

    (4 reviews)
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    1st December 2012

    The Selfish Giant

    (3 reviews)
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    2nd October 2008

    Peter Pan in Scarlet

    Neverland is calling again...Something is wrong in Neverland. Dreams are leaking out-strangely real dreams, of pirates a... More

    (3 reviews)
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    27th September 2004

    The Best Christmas Present in the World

    In The Best Christmas Present in the World, War Horse author Michael Morpurgo revisits the trenches to tell the haunting... More

    (3 reviews)
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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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    29th September 1988

    The Saga of Erik the Viking

    This is the tale of a Viking warrior by the name of Erik. But Erik is no ordinary Viking. With his trusty band of men ... More

    (2 reviews)
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    1st April 2007

    White Owl, Barn Owl Pbk With Cd

    The little girl in this book has never seen a barn owl, but when her grandpa puts a nest-box high in the old oak tree, t... More

    (1 review)
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