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Little Manfred

Michael Morpurgo, Read by Daniel Philpott

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The heart-lifting, heartbreaking new story by Michael Morpurgo, the nation’s favourite storyteller.

In the Imperial War Museum is a wooden Dachshund, carved by a German prisoner of war for the children of the British family with which he stayed after the fighting ended. This is the story of...Read more

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”'Nobody can balance old and new better, or more convincingly.”The Independent
”'[Morpurgo] really is a master at this sort of thing; not a word is wasted.”The Telegraph
”'Morpurgo is a virtuoso at conjuring vibrant stories that draw on historical events.”The Observer Review
”'This is a very touching, absorbing story vividly bringing events to life.”Primary Times
”A treat for all ages and abilities to enjoy.”Primary Times
”'This book is perfect for anybody who wants to find out about the Second World War and how it affected real people.”First News
”Foreman's water-colour illustrations are a perfect counterpoint to the text… This is a book which can be enjoyed by, and give something to, many age groups.”School Librarian