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by Michael Morpurgo
illustrated by Joanna Carey


A heart-warming and sensitive story.

SKU: SKU72213 Categories: , ,

Reading Age: 8 Interest Age: 8-12

ISBN: 978-1-78112-087-751-3

Dilly would prefer a broken leg to the horrid wart on his knee. But Dilly finds the courage to come out from his brother’s shadow and stand on his own two feet.

Cover artwork by Catherine Rayner.

Information for Grown-Ups: This book has a dyslexia-friendly layout, typeface and paperstock so that even more readers can enjoy it. It has been edited to a reading age of 8. It features a removable ‘dyslexia-friendly’ sticker.

AR Level – 3.5


Read the first chapter