Stories of War
|Author:||Michael Morpurgo, O.B.E.|
Michael Morpurgo has written well over one hundred books and won many awards. In 1976 Michael and his wife Clare started the charity Farms For City Children, which aims to relieve the poverty of experience of young children from inner city and urban areas. In 1999 they were awarded the MBE and in 2006 Michael received an OBE. His novel War Horse has been adapted into a hugely successful and critically acclaimed West End play, and the Steven Spielberg film adaptation was number 1 around the world. Michael is a tireless champion for children's books and was formerly the Children's Laureate.