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Wild at Heart

Animal Stories

by Michael Morpurgo

Kingfisher

The stories in this delightful anthology feature a wide variety of animals--from geese and otters to lions and mules. The impressive list of contributors includes three Nobel laureates. Classics such as Jack London's The Call of the Wild, Rudyard Kipling's The Cat That Walked by Himself, and Ernest Hemingway's The Old Man and the Sea accompany more recent favorites such as Charlotte's Web and Dick King-Smith's Godhanger. This anthology provides a terrific introduction to animal stories and acclaimed writers, past and present.

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  • by Michael Morpurgo

  • Michael Morpurgo is the award-winning author of more than fifty books for children. He won the Whitbread Children's Novel Award for The Wreck of the Zanzibar and the Smarties Book Prize for The Butterfly Lion. Several of his novels have been adapted for movies and television. He served as the U.K.'s Children's Laureate from 2003 to 2005.
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Wild at Heart

Animal Stories

by Michael Morpurgo

  • Trade Paperback

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