• "Morpurgo writes with a fine mixture of clarity, depth and feeling"

    The Sunday Times
  • "One of today's greatest storytellers"

    The Bookseller
  • "There is often something of the traditional storyteller about Michael Morpurgo. As a reader, we feel part of an audience, spell-bound by the unfolding tale . . . one of the most confident and accomplished writers for children today"

  • "Michael Morpurgo is a master of the first person narrative: when he embarks on a story he doesn't keep you waiting - he simply grips your hand and helps you on board"

    Telling Tales