IN THE MOUTH OF THE WOLF: BROTHER, FATHER, TEACHER, SPYMichael Morpurgo, one of Britain’s best-loved writers of children’s books, tells the incredible, true story of his uncles during World War II. The tale follows two brothers; Francis was a pacifist and conscientious objector, while Pieter signed up to fight. What happened next changed the course of Francis’s life forever, and threw him into the mouth of the wolf. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
We meet Sir Michael Morpurgo, bestselling author of War Horse (made into an award-winning film by Steven Spielberg) and Private Peaceful, for a fascinating chat that takes in the Isles of Scilly, Arthurian legends, the importance of physical finds and much more! Please note: This is an unabridged, audio-only version of a video interview original released on the Time Team Official YouTube channel.
"An Elephant in the Garden" by Michael Morpurgo; Read by Laura
Chapter One with HPL
1944. Elizabeth's mother works at Dresden Zoo, where her favorite animal is an elephant named Marlene. When the zoo director tells her the dangerous animals must be shot to prevent them running amok when the town is bombed, Elizabeth's mother moves Marlene into the back garden to save her. And then the bombs start to fall... This title is intended for tweens and is suitable for most audiences. Recorded with permission of Feiwel & Friends, an imprint of Macmillan. Click here to see this title in the Houston Public Library catalog.
Michael Morpurgo on writing in bed, cheering for our teachers - and talking to sheep
In the first episode of our new series, ITV News Arts Editor Nina Nannar is joined by Sir Michael Morpurgo - the bestselling author of more than 100 children's books including War Horse and Private Peaceful. Nina talks to Michael about his career in writing - which started after a spell as a primary school teacher - and hears from him about writing in bed, surviving lockdown by talking to sheep, and why we need to be cheering for our teachers.
Why The Whales Came: Michael Morpurgo - Chapter 1 - Z.W.
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