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Suitable for 7 - 8 years

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Product description

Magic from the master! A beautifully illustrated tale of music and family, inspired by the Foundling Museum. Life in long-ago London isn’t easy for the boy in this story, as he tries to cope with school bullies and look after his sick mum. But then a surprise meeting shows him life inside the Foundling Hospital – a place where needy children can find shelter. As the boy explores this sanctuary, a touching story of friendship and music unfolds…

  • A beautifully illustrated new story by a master writer
  • Wonderful artwork by the talented Michael Foreman
  • Explores the history of London’s Foundling Museum
  • Michael Morpurgo OBE is a former Children’s Laureate

Product Details

Catalogue number

139 in EU Primary January 2021

Format

Paperback

ISBN

9781406380606

Date published

May 4th, 2017

Lexile measure

940L Lexiles are the global standard in reading assessment. They are unique as they are able to measure a child and a book on the same scale – ensuring the right book gets to the right child at the right time.

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Accelerated Reader

AR book level: 5.8; Middle years; 3.0 points

Other details

  • 176 pages

Condition

New

UK edition

Author/Illustrator

Michael Morpurgo

Photo of Michael Morpurgo

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