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The fox and the ghost king / Michael Morpurgo ; illustrated by Michael Foreman.

By: Morpurgo, Michael [author.].
Contributor(s): Foreman, Michael, 1938- [illustrator.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London : HarperCollins Children's Books, 2016Description: 1 volume ; 20 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780008215774; 0008215774; 9780008215804 (pbk.); 0008215804 (pbk.).Subject(s): Richard I, King of England, 1157-1199 -- Juvenile fiction | Richard I, King of England, 1157-1199 | Leicester City Football Club -- Juvenile fiction | Leicester City Football ClubGenre/Form: Children's stories. | Fiction. | Juvenile works.DDC classification: 823.914
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A delightful tale of victory against all odds from master storyteller, Michael Morpurgo, lavishly illustrated by Michael Foreman. "Every fox in the whole town, in the whole country just about, is a football fan... And we all have an impossible dream." In a cosy den under a garden shed lives a family of foxes. They love to watch football - all foxes do. But their favourite team keeps losing and losing, and it seems like things will never look up. That is, until Daddy Fox finds the ghost of a king, buried underneath a car park. A king who wishes only to be free. "Release me," says the Ghost King, "and I can do anything. Just tell me your greatest wish." For these football-loving foxes, might everything be about to change...'