Cool by Michael MorpurgoCool by Michael Morpurgo


byMichael Morpurgo

Paperback | March 27, 2003

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Robbie, football fan and animal lover, runs after his dog Lucky one day when he chases a cat and is hit by a car. Unconscious, Robbie lies in hospital, unable to speak, move or eat. But he can hear; he is aware, even though his family and friends don?t know this. Inside his head, we hear Robbie?s thoughts; on his Mum and sister, why his parents are separated. His friends and family try desperately to reach him - even Zola, his favourite Chelsea footballer, comes to see him. And still Robbie can?t ?wake up?. Until one day, against hospital rules, Dad brings Lucky into the hospital. Can Lucky bring Robbie back to life?

Michael Morpurgo divides his time between his writing and running Farms for City Children, a charity that each year takes up to 3,000 children to a working farm for a week. Michael and his wife Clare were awarded MBEs this year for their work with the charity. Before the first farm opened 22 years ago, Michael was a teacher and his kno...
Title:CoolFormat:PaperbackDimensions:112 pages, 7.72 × 5 × 0.32 inPublished:March 27, 2003Publisher:Harpercollins (uk)Language:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0007131046

ISBN - 13:9780007131044

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12


Rated 5 out of 5 by from Beast Poor boy feel so sorry for him is it a true story i wounder? michael morpurgo you are such a great writer i love all your books i want to read them all again.
Date published: 2015-08-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The reviou of cool It's realy good and you should read it.I love the book and realy you should read this book i found on my kobo.
Date published: 2015-08-07
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Cool It was OK to read liked it also another good book of Michael Morpurgo just nice, can't wait to read his other titles he's written
Date published: 2015-03-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Cool! This book comes from the point of view of the victim and is gripping which makes you want to carry on reading and see what happens next.
Date published: 2015-03-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Cool This book made me feel for robbie an lucky and was a xelent storie hat involed the things i love family football and dogs.
Date published: 2015-01-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Cool! Really good book it is sad and happy at the same time. I read this at school and everyone totally loved it xxx
Date published: 2014-12-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Cool I enjoyed this book very much it was different from my usual books in fact it was COOL.
Date published: 2014-04-12

Editorial Reviews

"Michael Murpurgo can always be relied on for strong writing and plot A novel that successfully gets inside the head of the main character." åž Otago Daily Times

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