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Michael Rosen's A-Z The Best Children's Poetry from Agard to Zephaniah by Michael Rosen
  

Michael Rosen's A-Z The Best Children's Poetry from Agard to Zephaniah

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Michael Rosen's A-Z The Best Children's Poetry from Agard to Zephaniah by Michael Rosen

From Agard to Zephaniah, the very best of children's poetry from the very best of children's poets appears in this wonderful and exciting anthology edited by Michael Rosen, the Children's Laureate. Coinciding with his laureateship and a very welcome public promotion of the need for children's poetry in our education system, this future classic for Puffin will delight readers young and old, and make the perfect gift.

About the Author

Michael Rosen

Michael Rosen on Michael Rosen:

I grew up in the London suburb of Pinner, a place my parents often wondered about. How had we landed there? My parents were teachers, politically committed (socialists), and great storytellers and readers. I was lucky to have found them.

Most of my adult life, I've been a freelance writer, teacher (of sorts), journalist, performer and broadcaster. I visit schools doing my one-man show, and support Arsenal Football Club.

I have often written about my life and family, but I also write occasional fantasy (usually based in a real place) and non-fiction.

Things you didn't know about Michael Rosen
I wear size 12 shoes.
I like speaking French.
I'm an atheist.
I love mobile phones.
I love houmous.
I can't live without green warty pickled gherkins.
I hate racism.
My father was American.
I can slide my top lip one way and my bottom lip the other.
I can play the harmonica.

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Book Info

Publication date

6th August 2009

Author

Michael Rosen

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Publisher

Puffin an imprint of Penguin Books Ltd

Format

Paperback
304 pages

Categories

Poetry (Children's / Teenage)
Anthologies (Children's / Teenage)

ISBN

9780141324500

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