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Foreman, Michael 1938-

Overview
Works: 702 works in 2,363 publications in 10 languages and 94,874 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Legends  Biography  Pictorial works  Folklore  Soccer stories  Christmas stories  Humor 
Subject Headings: Authors, English 
Roles: Illustrator, Artist, Editor, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Translator
Classifications: PZ7.M82712, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Michael Foreman
The Mozart question by Michael Morpurgo ( Book )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 4,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young journalist goes to Venice, Italy, to interview a famous violinist, who tells the story of his parents' incarceration by the Nazis, and explains why they can no longer listen to the music of Mozart. Includes an author's note about the Nazi Holocaust
Shakespeare stories by Leon Garfield ( Book )
27 editions published between 1985 and 1999 in 5 languages and held by 1,864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An acclaimed author has rewritten twelve of Shakespeare's plays in narrative form, retaining much of the original language, and thus the flavor of the bard's dramas
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight by Michael Morpurgo ( Book )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The quest of Sir Gawain for the Green Knight teaches him a lesson in pride, humility, and honor
White owl, barn owl by Nicola Davies ( Book )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 1,300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young girl and her grandfather look for a barn owl night after night. Will a distinctive heart-shaped face appear at the window? Michael Foreman's lush, intimate paintings are a perfect companion to Nicola Davies's lyrical text featuring intriguing facts about a rare bird indeed
The little reindeer by Michael Foreman ( Book )
16 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and German and held by 1,298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young reindeer becomes a surprise Christmas gift for a city boy
Say hello by Jack Foreman ( Book )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 1,265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Written when the author was ten years old, tells of a dog and a boy who are both lonely until they are included by others
Arthur, high king of Britain by Michael Morpurgo ( Book )
21 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A twelve-year-old boy comes across Arthur Pendragon, who has just awakened from his long sleep beneath the earth, and hears from him some of the exciting stories of his past
Seal surfer by Michael Foreman ( Book )
16 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Although he is on crutches, a boy goes to the beach with his grandfather, where they watch a seal being born, and over the following seasons, the boy and the seal develop a special bond
Michael Foreman's Mother Goose by Michael Foreman ( Book )
11 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in English and held by 1,094 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A classic Mother Goose collection that features intriguing visual links from one scene to the next
Robin of Sherwood by Michael Morpurgo ( Book )
10 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and held by 1,079 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A twelve-year-old boy dreams about the life and adventures of Robin Hood who lived in Sherwood Forest as an outlaw dedicated to fighting tyranny
Seasons of splendour : tales, myths & legends of India by Madhur Jaffrey ( Book )
14 editions published between 1985 and 1999 in English and held by 1,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collection of traditional tales about gods and heroes in Hindu mythology, arranged in sequence as they might be told at religious festivals during the course of a Hindu calendar year
The little ships : the heroic rescue at Dunkirk in World War II by Louise Borden ( Book )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 1,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young English girl and her father take their sturdy fishing boat and join the scores of other civilian vessels crossing the English Channel in a daring attempt to rescue Allied and British troops trapped by Nazi soldiers at Dunkirk
Wonder goal! by Michael Foreman ( Book )
12 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,051 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A boy describes what it feels like to score a goal that makes his soccer teammates stop teasing him
Land of the long white cloud : Maori myths, tales, and legends by Kiri Te Kanawa ( Book )
12 editions published between 1989 and 1997 in English and held by 1,008 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of nineteen tales from various Maori tribes of New Zealand about the trickster Maui, the Creation, monsters, birds, animals, and special places
War game by Michael Foreman ( Book )
20 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 989 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During World War I, four English friends and their comrades find temporary relief from the brutal and seemingly endless struggle in the trenches when, on an extraordinary Christmas Day, they celebrate the holiday with their German enemies
Popular folk tales by Jacob Grimm ( Book )
18 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 970 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thirty-one folk and fairy tales collected by the Grimm brothers including "Rapunzel," "Snow White," "The Twelve Dancing Princesses," and "Hansel and Gretel."
Cat & canary by Michael Foreman ( Book )
20 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A city cat who lives out his fantasy of being able to fly finds that staying on the ground isn't so bad after all
Beowulf by Michael Morpurgo ( Book )
11 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A retelling in prose of the Anglo-Saxon epic about the heroic efforts of Beowulf, son of Edgetheow, to save the people of Heorot hall from the terrible monster, Grendel
Cat in the manger by Michael Foreman ( Book )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A small cat reminisces about events that took place around the manger where it was sleeping on the night the baby Jesus was born
The littlest dinosaur by Michael Foreman ( Book )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Greek, Modern and held by 902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The littlest dinosaur thinks he is too small to do much of anything, until his family and neighbors are in trouble and need his help
 
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Alternative Names
Foreman, Michael
フォアマン, マイケル
フォーマン, マイケル
Languages
English (267)
French (18)
German (4)
Dutch (2)
Danish (2)
Italian (1)
Greek, Modern (1)
Spanish (1)
Korean (1)
Finnish (1)
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