Tales of Amazing Animal Heroes

Suggested age 6 – 9


Author: Mike Unwin
ISBN: 9780241377086
Date Published: 10 Oct. 2019

With an introduction from Michael Morpurgo.

The boy untied the sack and, to everyone’s amazement, out tumbled a little furry bear cub…

Have you ever heard of mountain-climbing elephants?
Could a brave dog make a parachute jump?

Featuring over thirty true tales of incredible animal heroes, uncover the stories of:

Heroic bears
Drone-catching eagles
Diving dolphins
Sassy cats
And much, MUCH more!

This book brings you the heart-wrenching real stories of the animals who traversed treacherous paths, made daring rescues and went above and beyond to save human lives.

When caught in human conflicts, these animals have all shown bravery, friendship, or brought comfort. Journey throughout history from Hannibal’s elephants, to a guide dog in the Twin Towers – and uncover 34 amazing real animal stories.


Read them all…

View all books by this author: Michael Morpurgo

Dimensions19 × 1.5 × 19 cm



Age 5 – 7, Age 7 – 9




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