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Singing for Mrs. Pettigrew: Stories and Essays from a Writing Life

by Michael Morpurgo

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delightful book. Great insights into this author's life and writing. He is a great author. ( )
  njcur | Feb 13, 2014 |
Alternating texts -- one autobiographical, one fictional but related -- from Michael Morpurgo, who reflects on the events and people that have made him a writer. ( )
  katie | Apr 7, 2013 |
Not my favorite Morpurgo book but insightful and enjoyable. ( )
  Sullywriter | Apr 3, 2013 |
A lovely collection of short stories and really useful for any budding author to study their craft. ( )
  susanpenter | Apr 24, 2009 |
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This collection by the 2003-2005 Children's Laureate, Michael Morpurgo, contains short stories, essays and commentaries to illuminate the craft of storytelling. Analyzing all aspects of writing - character, plot, sources and inspiration, retelling and biography - it is perfect for anyone, young or old, who loves great stories and wants to know more about the art of telling tales.
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This title contains short stories, essays and commentaries to illuminate the craft of storytelling. Analyzing various aspects of writing - character, plot, sources and inspiration, retelling and biography - this collection is suitable for those who love great stories and want to know more about the art of telling tales. Originally published: 2006.… (more)

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