Escape from Shangri-La, Paperback


A gripping and heartfelt war story from Britain's best-loved children's author, Michael Morpurgo.

Turned away by his own son, Cessie's long-lost grandfather finds himself in the place he fears most - a nursing home called Shangri-La.

Only Cessie loves him and is determined to help him escape and unravel the truth of his past.

A past that comes to him only in glimpses - a lifeboat, a tin of condensed milk, a terrifying night on the beaches of Dunkirk in World War II ...Former Children's Laureate and award-winning author of War Horse, Michael Morpurgo, demonstrates why he is considered to be the master story teller with this tale of strife and loss in World War II.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 224 pages
  • Publisher: Egmont UK Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: General
  • ISBN: 9781405226707



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