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Dolphin Boy

Written by Michael Morpurgo & illustrated by Michael Foreman
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Discover this spellbinding story from former Children’s Laureate and author of War Horse Michael Morpurgo, and illustrated by multi-award-winning Michael Foreman. Jim lives in a Cornish fishing village—but since the fish disappeared, no one goes fishing any more. One day, Jim spots a dolphin beached on the sand, and soon the whole village is working together to return the dolphin to the water. The dolphin stays in the harbor, playing with Jim and the swimmers, but then the dolphin disappears . . . Will Jim ever see him again?

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Who Wrote Dolphin Boy

Michael Morpurgo

Michael Morpurgo has written more than 120 books. His most well-known work, War Horse, was adapted into a multi-Oscar nominated film. Michael Foreman has won the Kate Greenaway Medal two times and has been the UK nominee for the Hans Christian Andersen Award twice.

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Who Illustrated Dolphin Boy

Michael Foreman

Michael Foreman’s numerous books for children have earned him widespread recognition as one of the world’s best-loved illustrators.

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Publication Date:
February 7, 2019

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