We are open! For operations and delivery updates due to COVID-19. (click here)
0

Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - Robin of Sherwood by Michael Morpurgo

'Tell everyone in Nottingham that the Outlaws rule here in Sherwood, that we rule in the king's name ... I am Robin Hood.' After a fierce storm, a boy of today discovers an arrowhead and a human skull, buried beneath the roots of an ancient oak tree. A skull with a legendary past: the heroic story of Robin Hood... Lost in a dark, strange forest, his father captured and his mother murdered, young Robin is rescued by a motley crew of misfits the Outcasts. Among them he finds Marion, his most constant friend and the love of his life. And as the courageous band of warriors grows ever stronger joined by the jovial Friar Tuck and the mighty Little John Robin seeks to unite them all in a common aim: to bring relief and justice to the poor and to punish the evil Sheriff of Nottingham. In this magical, spine-tingling account, the heroic tale of Robin Hood is retold as never before by master storyteller Michael Morpurgo. In collaboration with the celebrated illustrator Michael Foreman, whose art soars from the page, this retelling of the classic story combines contemporary relevance with dramatic excitement from beginning to end. AGES: 8 plus AUTHOR: Michael Morpurgo, OBE, is one of Britain's best-loved writers for children. He has written over 100 books and won many prizes, including the Smarties Prize, the Blue Peter Book Award and the Whitbread Award. SELLING POINTS: A perennial Bookscan bestseller Over 80 original illustrations by Michael Foreman Beautiful new gift edition

Buy Robin of Sherwood by Michael Morpurgo from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9781786750464
ISBN-10: 1786750465
Format: Hardback
(235mm x 195mm x mm)
Pages: 176
Imprint: Palazzo Editions Ltd
Publisher: Palazzo Editions Ltd
Publish Date: 5-Jul-2018
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions - Robin of Sherwood by Michael Morpurgo

Book Reviews - Robin of Sherwood by Michael Morpurgo

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Robin of Sherwood book by Michael Morpurgo and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)


Author Biography - Michael Morpurgo

Michael Morpurgo, OBE, is one of Britain's best-loved writers for children. He has written over 100 books and won many prizes, including the Smarties Prize, the Blue Peter Book Award and the Whitbread Award. Michael Foreman's numerous books for children have earned him widespread recognition as one of the world's best-loved illustrators. He has worked on a vast range of children's books, and has collaborated with many great authors including Michael Morpurgo and Terry Jones.

A Preview for this title is currently not available.