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131 Results
The McElderry book of Aesop's fables —Morpurgo, Michael.
Book
2005
4 available of 5 items

Retellings of twenty-one classic Aesop fables, including "The Hare and the Tortoise" and "Belling the Cat," in updated language.

War horse —Morpurgo, Michael.
Book
2011
31 available of 35 items

World War I has started and the military needs horses to move equipment, charge the enemy, and carry wounded soldiers off the battlefield. Joey, a farm horse is sold to the Army. Joey misses the farmer's son, Albert, and...

Mairi's mermaid —Morpurgo, Michael.
Book
2006
12 available of 13 items

Mairi has trouble learning to swim until she meets a tiny mermaid who needs her help.

The Orchard book Of Aesop's fables —Morpurgo, Michael, 1943-
Book
2014
4 available of 4 items

A timeless collection of over twenty of Aesop's best-loved fables, including favourites such as The Hare and the Tortoise, Town Mouse and Country Mouse, Dog in the Manger and The Lion and the Mouse. The tales are retold ...

Muck & magic —Morpurgo, Michael, author.
Book
2020
3 available of 5 items

"Bonny thinks she has everything figured out: train hard, please her parents, and become an Olympic cyclist like her hero, Laura Trott. There has never been any other path--for Bonny, cycling is her fate. Until another...

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight —Morpurgo, Michael.
Book
2004
7 available of 9 items

The quest of Sir Gawain for the Green Knight teaches him a lesson in pride, humility, and honor.

Waiting for Anya
DVD
2020
0 available of 2 items

In the French Pyrenees during the Occupation, young shepherd Jo Lalande (Noah Schnapp) had to maintain for the family with his father at war. When he befriends an eccentric widow (Anjelica Huston) and her Jewish son-in-l...

It's a dog's life —Morpurgo, Michael.
Book
2016
9 available of 9 items

Colly's barn —Morpurgo, Michael.
Book
2003
13 available of 14 items

When Annie's father plans to tear down the old barn and replace it with a modern shed, Annie and her grandfather worry about all the birds that nest in the rickety old structure.

Beowulf —Morpurgo, Michael.
Book
2006
3 available of 3 items

A retelling in prose of the Anglo-Saxon epic about the heroic efforts of Beowulf, son of Edgetheow, to save the people of Heorot hall from the terrible monster, Grendel.

A medal for Leroy —Morpurgo, Michael.
Book
2012
5 available of 5 items

This is a novel of identity, loss and the lingering effects of war. Michael does not remember his father, who died in a Spitfire over the English Channel. And his mother, heartbroken and passionate, does not like to talk...

Cock-a-doodle-doo! —Morpurgo, Michael.
Book
2008
3 available of 3 items

A collection of two stories about the Mudpuddle Farm.

Flamingo boy —Morpurgo, Michael, author.
Book
2018
1 available of 2 items

In the unique landscape of the Camargue in the South of France during WW2, a young autistic boy lives on his parents' farm among the salt flats and the flamingos that live there. There are lots of things he doesn't under...

Hansel and Gretel —Morpurgo, Michael.
Book
6 available of 6 items

When they are left in the woods by their parents, Hansel and Gretel find their way home despite an encounter with a wicked witch.

Toto : The wizard of Oz as told by the dog —Morpurgo, Michael, author.
Book
2020
6 available of 6 items

Dorothy's dog Toto retells the classic story in which, after a cyclone transports her to the land of Oz, Dorothy must seek out the great Wizard in order to return to Kansas.

Snakes and ladders —Morpurgo, Michael.
Book
2006
14 available of 14 items

Because she is slender and cries at sad stories, Wendy is teased by the school bully until the day she brings in her grandfather's huge snake, then has to bravely rescue him after he wriggles out of her school bag.

The snowman —Morpurgo, Michael, author.
Book
2018
16 available of 16 items

One December morning, James is thrilled to wake up to see snow falling. He spends the whole day making his perfect snowman; he has coal eyes, an old green hat and scarf and a tangerine nose ... just like the snowman from...

Listen to the Moon —Morpurgo, Michael.
Book
2014
20 available of 20 items

May, 1915. Alfie and his fisherman father find a girl on an uninhabited island in the Scillies - injured, thirsty, lost...and with absolutely no memory of who she is, or how she came to be there. She can say only one wor...

Best Mates : six favourite stories —Morpurgo, Michael.
Book
2015
4 available of 4 items

A collection of six magical and heart-warming animal stories, specially for World Book Day, by the nation's favourite storyteller. From the author who brought you Joey the War Horse, Shadow the dog and Kaspar the cat com...

Coming home —Morpurgo, Michael, author.
Book
2018
8 available of 8 items

A plucky robin sets out on an epic journey guided only by his longing to return home in time for Christmas.

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