Author(s): Morpurgo, Sir Michael, Foreman, Michael,
Date of Publication: 02/01/2020,
Pagination: 176 pages,
Imprint: Walker Books Ltd,
Published By: Walker Books Ltd,
Book Classification: Historical fiction (Children's / Teenage), Interest age: from c 9 years
From award-winning master storyteller Michael Morpurgo, author of the acclaimed War Horse, comes a moving historical story inspired by the Foundling Museum.
A lonely boy struggles to cope with school bullies and caring for his mother, until a mysterious encounter reveals life in the Foundling Hospital in the eighteenth century and unravels a touching tale about the power of music.
Beautifully illustrated by Kate Greenaway Medal-winning illustrator Michael Foreman.