Michael Morpurgo receives record-breaking Children’s Book Award

Michael Morpurgo’s An Eagle in the Snow has been awarded the 2017 Children’s Book Award. It is the fourth of his books to win the prize, after Shadow (2010), Private Peaceful (2003) and Kensuke’s Kingdom (2000), which is more than any other author.

Illustrated by Michael Foreman, An Eagle in the Snow also won in the ‘Books for Younger Readers’ category.

More information about the award can be found here.