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.
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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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