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Interest Age 7-12 Reading Age 7 Beautiful new edition of a bestselling title from household name Michael Morpurgo. Dilly has a wart. He’d rather have broken his leg or been ill but no he had to get a wart! Follow Dilly as he struggles with teasing from other kids and faces life with a wart called George on his knee.
Expertly told and particularly suitable for struggling, reluctant and dyslexic readers of 8+.
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!
|Publication date:||1st October 2013|
|Publisher:||Barrington Stoke Ltd|
|Suitable for:||11+ readers, 7+ readers, 9+ readers|
Michael Morpurgo, began writing stories in the early '70's, in response to the children in his class at the primary school where he taught in Kent. One of the UK’s best-loved authors and storytellers, Michael was appointed Children’s Laureate in 2003, a post he helped to set up with Ted Hughes in 1999. He was awarded an OBE in 2007 and a Knighthood in the New Year’s Honours in 2018 for services to literature and charity. He has written over 150 books, including The Butterfly Lion, Kensuke’s Kingdom, Why the Whales Came, The Mozart Question, ...More About Michael Morpurgo
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