The Fox and the Ghost King by Michael Morpurgo | WaterstonesThis uplifting story brings recent history to life in an unexpected tale. In The Fox and the Ghost King we meet a charming family of friendly foxes. They also love the delicious scraps left behind by the fans… pizza, chips, especially chips! One night, on the way home from the football, the eldest cub and his Dad stop in the deserted car park. For some reason the ground is turned over and the fresh soil is full of juicy, wriggly worms… and a voice… the ghost of Richard III! The foxes dare to dream the impossible dream, Richard III turns out to be a king of his word and the rest is history. The Fox and The Ghost King is beautifully illustrated by Michael Foreman, the text is large and clear, the chapters are a good length and the vocabulary is interesting but not inaccessible.
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It's only her unique status, the top of his skull missing, that has her with any standing at all. When he reached Captain Edmund's bedroom he found the man dead on the floor. They love to watch football - all foxes do. Amd registered.Allan Ahlberg. Added to basket. That is, until Daddy Fox finds the ghost of a king. A heartfelt and captivating allure completes this small book.
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A delightful tale of victory against all odds from master storyteller, Michael Morpurgo, lavishly illustrated by Michael Foreman. “Every fox in the whole town, in the whole country just about, is a football fan And we all have an impossible.
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Leicester City's landmark win of the Premiership title is intertwined with the discovery thd Richard III's body that captured the nation's attention in the news. It's kind of like a fairy tale but it also teaches history? Can the King do it? Another gem from Michael Morpurgo.
Entry is via the Rafflecopter below, UK entries only please. Morpurgo, and it portrays how social movements need people who will try, British Counc. It educates. This is the story of a little cub who is not only the eldest of the litter but also the peskiest who nags his father into letting him accompany him to the matches his father never misses one.