Michael Morpurgo’s books are enjoyed and celebrated by thousands of readers. Many of Michael’s stories are re-told in different ways, from stage performances and blockbuster films, to concerts with his wonderful words set to music. Michael supports many charities and always finds the time to meet his fans at special reading events.

Find out what Michael is up to by visiting his online calendar and read in Michael’s own words about his latest ventures in his regular letter.

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Private Peaceful the Concert

Master-storyteller and bestselling author Michael Morpurgo will be joined by the outstanding English acappella trio Coope, Boyes & Simpson to perform Private Peaceful, a show based on his bestselling book, at Christ’s Hospital Theatre.

The Best Christmas Present in the World

This year’s Shrewsbury Bookfest Remembers programme includes a performance of The Best Christmas Present in the World written and performed by Michael Morpurgo with Virginia McKenna and the singing group, ‘Voices at the Door’, directed by Simon Reade.

Storystock Festival

STORYSTOCK celebrates one of the world’s most successful writers with performance, workshops, tea parties and music all themed around his life and work.

NEW Listen to the Moon Worksheets

Listen to the Moon Teachers’ Resources are now available