Wartman 4u2read

Written by Michael Morpurgo

Illustrated by Joanna Carey

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Interest Age 7-12  Reading Age 7 A brand new 4u2read edition celebrating the 20th anniversary of this touching tale by Michael Morpurgo. Dilly's life was great until he found the wart growing on his knee. When lying doesn't work out and George the wart is revealed to the world, poor Dilly becomes one easy target. Can a little bit of magic help Dilly get his life back on track? Beautifully crafted story from a multi award- winning and bestselling author.

Particularly suitable for struggling, reluctant or dyslexic readers aged 7+

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Wartman 4u2read Synopsis

Funny and touching story from a multi award-winning author for lower reading ages. Dilly's got a wart called George on his knee, causing him a lot of grief at school. Everyone laughs and calls him 'Wartman', and he doesn't know what to do - until he meets old Mr Ben, that is. Then everything changes!

Michael Morpurgo has written two other titles for the 4U2read series - Fox Friend and Who's a Big Bully Then?

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ISBN: 9781781127735
Publication date: 15/01/2018
Publisher: Barrington Stoke Ltd
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781781127735
Publication date: 15th January 2018
Author: Michael Morpurgo
Illustrator: Joanna Carey
Publisher: Barrington Stoke Ltd
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 64 pages
Suitable for: 11+ readers, 7+ readers, 9+ readers
Genres: General Fiction
Recommendations: Super-readable Dyslexia-friendly

About Michael Morpurgo

Winner of J M Barrie Award 2016 March 16 was Michael Morpurgo month on Lovereading4kids - click here to view the favourites we selected on themes of Legends, Animals, War and Journeys. Michael Morpurgo, OBE, MBE, is one of the UK’s best-loved authors and storytellers. He was appointed Children’s Laureate in May 2003, a post he helped to set up with his friend Ted Hughes in 1999. He was awarded an OBE for services to Literature in the Queen’s Birthday Honours in 2007. He has written over 120 books, including Kensuke’s Kingdom which won the Children’...

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