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Michael Rosen (1)

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Michael Rosen started writing as a teenager, when his mother needed some poems for Radio programs she was making. While at college, he wrote a play which was staged at the Royal Court theatre in London. Rosen's first book was published in 1974, and he is one of Britain's leading children's poets. Michael Rosen launched the National Year of Literacy project, which encouraged children to help produce an Anthology to be used during the Literacy Hour in primary schools. Children ages 4-11 were invited to submit poems and illustrations featuring their favorite tree. Rosen also led the final judging sessions to decide which submissions would be included. (Bowker Author Biography)
— biography from We're Going on a Bear Hunt
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We're Going on a Bear Hunt 6,122 copies, 132 reviews
Little Rabbit Foo Foo 543 copies, 4 reviews
Michael Rosen's Sad Book 456 copies, 36 reviews
Classic Poetry: An Illustrated Collection (Editor) 388 copies, 3 reviews
This is Our House 208 copies, 11 reviews
Poems for the Very Young 166 copies, 4 reviews
Tiny Little Fly 166 copies, 10 reviews
The Kingfisher Book of Children's Poetry (Editor) 164 copies, 3 reviews
Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet 131 copies, 2 reviews
Dickens: His Work and His World 107 copies, 2 reviews
Snore! 100 copies, 2 reviews
Red Ted and the Lost Things 94 copies, 6 reviews
Funny Stories 92 copies
Bear's Day Out 62 copies, 3 reviews
Bear Flies High 61 copies, 3 reviews
Quick, Let's Get Out of Here 55 copies, 2 reviews
The Best of Michael Rosen 46 copies, 1 review
I'm Number One 41 copies
Oww! 40 copies
Rover 38 copies
Fantastic Mr. Dahl 36 copies, 1 review
Mission Ziffoid 35 copies, 5 reviews
Bah! Humbug! 35 copies, 15 reviews
Hard-Boiled Legs 33 copies, 1 review
Howler 31 copies, 3 reviews
Moving 28 copies, 2 reviews
Crow and Hawk 28 copies, 3 reviews
Burping Bertha 26 copies
Choosing Crumble 25 copies, 1 review
The Blessing of the Animals 25 copies, 3 reviews
Send for a Superhero! 25 copies, 1 review
Happy Harry's Cafe 19 copies, 1 review
Shoo! 16 copies
Blue 16 copies
Alphabet Poem 15 copies, 1 review
The Vintage Book of Dissent (Editor) 15 copies, 1 review
Even My Ears Are Smiling 15 copies, 2 reviews
Nasty! 15 copies
Aesop's Fables 13 copies
Awesome Animal Stories (10-in-1) (Contributor) 13 copies
Rude Rhymes 12 copies
The Hypnotiser 12 copies
Clever Cakes 12 copies
Wolfman 11 copies
Nuts About Nuts 10 copies
Silly Stories 6 copies
Fighters for Life 6 copies, 1 review
Dirty Ditties 6 copies
Chocolate Cake 6 copies, 1 review
Dread Cat 4 copies
Never Mind! 4 copies
Mini Beasties 3 copies
Action Replay 3 copies
Mind the Gap 3 copies
Monster 3 copies
Vulgar Verses 3 copies
Peter Pan 2 copies
Figgy Roll 1 copy, 1 review
Monkey 1 copy
Tip-Top 1 copy
Snow White 1 copy
Emil and the Detectives (some editions) 1,631 copies, 34 reviews
The Nation's Favourite Poems (Author, some editions) 580 copies, 7 reviews
Treasury of Children's Poetry (Foreword) 189 copies, 1 review
Stop What You're Doing and Read This! (Contributor) 152 copies, 9 reviews
The Puffin Book of Utterly Brilliant Poetry (Contributor) 77 copies, 1 review
What's Your Story? [postcard collection] (Contributor) 56 copies, 3 reviews
Going Barefoot and Other Poems (Contributor) 18 copies
We're Going on a Bear Hunt [2018 film] (Original book) 17 copies
Poets For Corbyn (Contributor, some editions) 2 copies
Cricket and Other Friends (Contributor) 1 copy
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