The Resource Michael Morpurgo : war child to war horse : a biography by Maggie Fergusson with stories by Michael Morpurgo, Maggie Fergusson

Michael Morpurgo : war child to war horse : a biography by Maggie Fergusson with stories by Michael Morpurgo, Maggie Fergusson

Label
Michael Morpurgo : war child to war horse : a biography by Maggie Fergusson with stories by Michael Morpurgo
Title
Michael Morpurgo
Title remainder
war child to war horse : a biography by Maggie Fergusson with stories by Michael Morpurgo
Statement of responsibility
Maggie Fergusson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Without stories, in which all of us - living, dead, not yet born - participate, we are, as T.S. Eliot wrote, no more than 'bits of paper blown on the cold wind'. But, over the past century, the old, oral traditions of storytelling have withered; and today even printed stories are beleaguered. It takes a rare gift to lure children away from the instant, if isolating, satisfactions of the Play Station, the Wii, the photocopied worksheet, and into books. Michael Morpurgo, former Children's Laureate, and author of more than 100 books, has this gift
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
QSL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fergusson, Maggie
Dewey number
823.914
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Teenage/Secondary, General
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Morpurgo, Michael
  • Authors, English
  • Writers
Target audience
adult
Label
Michael Morpurgo : war child to war horse : a biography by Maggie Fergusson with stories by Michael Morpurgo, Maggie Fergusson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
'With 7 original Morpurgo stories" -- Cover
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
307 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780007387267
Isbn Type
(hbk)
Other physical details
ill., ports
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 12941854
  • 12941854
Label
Michael Morpurgo : war child to war horse : a biography by Maggie Fergusson with stories by Michael Morpurgo, Maggie Fergusson
Publication
Note
'With 7 original Morpurgo stories" -- Cover
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
307 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780007387267
Isbn Type
(hbk)
Other physical details
ill., ports
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 12941854
  • 12941854

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