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Michael Morpurgo on Giono

Is there a more beautiful title than “The Man Who Planted Trees”?

Is there a more beautiful title than “The Man Who Planted Trees”?
Multi-award winning author Michael Morpurgo was the Children's Laureate from 2003 to 2005, a role which took him all over the UK to promote literacy and reading. He is one of Britain's best-loved writers for children and has won many prizes, including the Blue Peter Book Award for his novel Private Peaceful, which has also had two successful runs as a play devised by Bristol Old Vic. Shadow was awarded the Red House Children’s Book Award 2011.

In English


Michael Morpurgo | talks | www


Date and Time:

10 November 2011 at 7:00 pm


1 hour



The French Institute
17 Queensberry Place
020 7073 1333

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£12, conc £8, students £5

Available from:

Box office: 020 7073 1350

Additional Information:

Advance booking recommended as places limited

Doors open at 6.40pm, no entry permitted after 7.00pm

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