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Michael Morpurgo


Many of you will have heard of Michael Morpurgo. He is one of Britain's most popular children's authors and has written more than 100 books!


Below, you will see a short selection of some of his best known publications.





Your task...

You are going to study a short biography of this author.


It will tell you all about his early life during the Second World War, his school days, his careers as a school teacher and then as a writer.


Read the text carefully and keep going back to the passage when answering the questions.


If there are any words which you are unfamiliar with, use the glossary attached or your good friend Google!