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What is Humanism? How do you live without a god? And other Big Questions for kids by Michael Rosen and Annemarie Young (Wayland)

Thank goodness a book like this has come on the scene. This is out in 2 days time but luckily Michael was talking about it at the Cambridge Literary Festival on Sunday. 615 more words


We're Going on a Bear Hunt, Michael Rosen & Helen Oxenbury


This is obviously a book for younger children. It is great fun, the illustrations are lovely, and the rhyme really appeals to little ones. It’s always fun to see their reaction at the end of the book – it really gets them excited and makes them laugh a lot! 7 more words

Emma Clarke

Landscape Language (Word of Mouth)

Broadcaster: Radio 4
Year: 2015
Genre: Radio magazine
URL: http://bobnational.net/record/287746

An episode of the radio series about the use of words, hosted by Michael Rosen. The focus of this programme is language used to describe different rural features. 28 more words


Tiny Little Fly

Written by Michael Rosen, Illustrated by Kevin Waldron Candlewick Press, 2010

My, oh my, Tiny Little Fly!

The plot in a nutshell:  A fly annoys a few wild animals…

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Even my ears are smiling by Michael Rosen

I loved it, very funny, good illustrations.  I love poetry books.  Would recommend this book to a friend.

Isabella visiting Hethersett Library

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Sad Book, Michael Rosen


Michael Rosen sadly lost his eighteen-year-old son, Eddie, to a bacterial disease. There was no warning, asides a few flu-like symptoms. Rosen awoke one morning to find his son had passed away. 165 more words

Emma Clarke

Poetry and memory: Low-flying aircraft and high-flying sparrows

Sometimes my memory is triggered by the most random things. My son is sitting opposite me playing FIFA on the X-Box and the commentator mentioned low-flying aircraft and it all came flooding back. 967 more words