Written by Michael Morpurgo
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A bind-up of War Horse author Michael Morpurgo's classic stories about the Isles of Scilly, this book collects The Wreck of the Zanzibar, and Why the Whales Came.
Island Tales by Michael Morpurgo
The Wreck of the Zanzibar: Life on the Sicily Isles in 1907 is bleak and full of hardship. Laura's twin brother, Billy, disappears, and then a storm devastates everything. It seems there's little hope ...that is until the Zanzibar is wrecked on the island's rocks and everything changes.
Why the Whales Came: Gracie and her friend, Daniel have always been warned to stay away from the Birdman and his side of the island. They find a message in the sand and discover the Birdman is not who they thought. Then the children get stranded on Samson Island...
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Egmont Books Ltd an imprint of Egmont UK Ltd
1st July 2013
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