Born to Run
By (author) Michael Morpurgo
Normal Price: $14.99
Your Price: $13.49 AUD, includes GST for Australian customers
Shipping: $6.95 (per order regardless of how many books you buy!)
You Save: $1.50! (10% off the normal price)
Plus...earn $0.67 in Boomerang Bucks when you purchase this book
Availability: In stock at the publisher and usually ships by us in 7 - 10 days. Allow a few extra days for delivery
Born to Run by Michael Morpurgo
Praise for Born to Run: "Pitch perfect... this hardened book reviewer kept having to wipe away the tears" Daily Mail Praise for The Amazing Story of Adolphus Tips: "...a succinctly engaging tear-jerker, it is also full of happiness and affection and has a joyful ending... It is also about people who care enough to look after each other, offering a lesson in life as well as history. Sunday Times, Children's Book of the Week "From the first sentence of a Michael Morpurgo book, you know you are in the hands of a natural storyteller." Guardian "As always, Morpurgo writes with solid confidence in a voice that's gentle yet spellbinding." Evening Standard "Classic Morpurgo brilliance" Bookseller's choice, Publishing News "...Michael Morpurgo weaves a touching tale that's full of surprises. A master storyteller at his best." Funday TimesISBN: 9780007230594
Classification: Animal stories (Children's / Teenage)
Format: Paperback (197mm x 130mm x mm)
Imprint: HarperCollins Children's Books
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publish Date: 2-Jun-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Comment on Born to Run by Michael Morpurgo
Pat the Zoo by Golden Books
Babies and toddlers will love to touch these eight different zoo animals: panda, elephant, giraffe, bird, frog, turtle, seal, and lion. This deluxe touch-and-feel book is based on the children's classic, "pat the bunny." Full color.
Secret Superhero by Justin D'Ath
Colt Lawless has been performing superhuman acts all over town. To protect his secret identity, he and Birdy have come up with the ultimate disguise. Colt is Superclown: completely fearless and impossibly strong.
Ten Things I Love about You by Daniel Kirk
Rabbit just adores his friend Pig. So he is excited to make a list of all the things he loves about Pig. And who better to help him write the list than Pig himself? Rabbit and Pig's clever back-and-forth shows the funny ways friends bounce ideas and feelings off each other. Full color.
Farm Friends by Rebecca Johnson» View more books like these...
Juliet is going to stay on Maisy's farm for a whole week and she can't think of anything better. But Juliet doesn't count on feeding smelly pigs, lambing season, or an emergency calf rescue. In fact, living on a farm isn't nearly as easy as Juliet first thought!
Michael Morpurgo War Collection, Paperback (February 2013)
A collection of classic war stories. It includes: "War Horse", "Friend or Foe" and "Waiting for Anya".
Shadow, Hardback (October 2012)
Luxury hardback collector's edition of a powerful, moving novel by the best-selling author of War Horse.
Snow Tales (Rainbow Bear and Little Albatross), Paperback (September 2012)
Features two animal stories from the snowy north.
Times of War Collection, Paperback (September 2012)» View all books by Michael Morpurgo
A stunning paperback collection of classic Morpurgo novels set in World War I, World War II and the Afghanistan conflict.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review and you'll earn Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars!
Book Review: Born to Run by Michael Morpurgo - Reviewed by Romi Foster (25 Nov 2011)
Previously titled Best Mate, this is the story of a dog found with it's brothers and sisters in a hessian sack, floating along the river, left to die cruelly. The readers will immeditely love this cute little dog, and we feel for him, we breathe with him and are happy as he is. But his happiness is shortly lived, as he is kidnapped and taken from his owner, a boy he loves and who is his entire world. We hear Best Mate's owner, Patrick call for him and it could bring a tear to your eye as he is driven away, to see horrors. Will he ever be safe and happy now? There is Becca, but she's got sorrows plentiful... will best mate get back to his home? Or will he fins a new one?
One of Morpurgo's best.
Multi-award-winning author Michael Morpurgo is one of Britain's best-loved writers for children and has won many prizes, including the Smarties Prize, The Writers Guild Award and the Blue Peter Book Award. From 2003 to 2005 he was the Children's Laureate, a role which took him all over the UK to promote literacy and reading, and in 2005 he was named the Booksellers Association Author of the Year.
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 8208 6044 - Online Form
© 2003-2013. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.