Thursday, May 7, 2015

Out of  the Ashes
By Michael Morpurgo

Title: Out of Ashes
Author: Michael Morpurgo
Publisher: Macmillan Children's Books
Genre: Fiction

 On New Year’s Day Becky Morley begins to write her diary and sets goals for the new year. Later in the year her world has changed for ever. Foot-and-mouth disease breaks out on a pig farm hundreds of miles from the Morleys’ Devon home, but soon it comes closer  and closer. Will the Morleys’ flock be next?

Make a symbol that represents your book:
I think this symbol represents my book well because there is a lot of dangerous things going on in the background of the book and it is intoxicating.


  1. This sounds like a very interesting novel, Frankie. Do you think that it would be a good one to read aloud to the class? Remember to post your follow-up activity for this book.

  2. This book looks really cool. It sounds like a book I might like to read