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Rosen, Michael 1946-

Overview
Works: 585 works in 2,380 publications in 26 languages and 70,219 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Biography  Graphic novels  History  Biographies  Stories in rhyme  Board books  Humorous poetry 
Roles: Author, Editor, Narrator, Creator, Compiler, Other, Adapter, Illustrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of introduction, Redactor, Originator, Librettist
Classifications: PR4581, E
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Most widely held works about Michael Rosen
 
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We're going on a bear hunt by Michael Rosen( Book )

375 editions published between 1987 and 2018 in 25 languages and held by 8,728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brave bear hunters go through grass, a river, mud, and other obstacles before the inevitable encounter with the bear forces a headlong retreat
Red Ted and the lost things by Michael Rosen( Book )

12 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and German and held by 3,089 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a teddy bear is accidentally left on the seat of a train, he uses his ingenuity--and some new friends--to search for the little girl who lost him
Dickens : his work and his world by Michael Rosen( Book )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 2,472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life and work of the man who wrote A Christmas carol and Oliver Twist
Michael Rosen's sad book by Michael Rosen( Book )

29 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author tells about all the emotions that accompany his sadness over the death of his son, and how he tries to cope
Shakespeare : his work and his world by Michael Rosen( Book )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Bard written especially for children. It profiles the life and time of Shakespeare, peppered with quotes from plays he wrote, and includes short synopses of the more famous ones
This is our house by Michael Rosen( Book )

29 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George says the other children can't play with the cardboard house because they're girls, or they're small, or they're twins. But when George goes to the toilet the others don't let him back into the house because he's got red hair. George finally agrees that the house is for everyone
Little Rabbit Foo Foo by Michael Rosen( Book )

44 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Naughty Rabbit Foo Foo, who mistreats the other forest inhabitants, receives his just deserts from the Good Fairy
Poems for the very young by Michael Rosen( Book )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 1,148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of modern and traditional poems by a variety of authors from different parts of the world
A Thanksgiving wish by Michael Rosen( Book )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 1,137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Amanda's grandmother dies and the extended family tries to recreate her famous Thanksgiving meal, friends and neighbors pitch in to help carry on Bubbe's traditions
Tiny Little Fly by Michael Rosen( Book )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With a tramp and a roll and a swat, Great Big Elephant, Great Big Hippo, and Great Big Tiger try to capture Tiny Little Fly as he teases each one in turn
Bear flies high by Michael Rosen( Book )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bear usually spends his days on the beach, singing and watching birds, but when he leaves to visit a carnival, his dream of flying may just come true
Classic poetry : an illustrated collection by Michael Rosen( Book )

13 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,035 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of favorite poems by such writers as William Shakespeare, Emily Dickinson, Edward Lear, Walt Whitman, and Langston Hughes, with portraits of the poets, brief biographical background, and illustrations
Send for a superhero! by Michael Rosen( Book )

7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A father reads his children a bedtime story about the exploits of two villains, Filth and Vacuum, who are trying to destroy the world. No superhero is able to stop them except maybe Extremely Boring Man, whose superpower is making everyone fall asleep. Will it work on the villains? And will it work on the kids listening to the story?
Walking the bridge of your nose by Michael Rosen( Book )

11 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of limericks and other humorous poems, arranged in such categories as "Mouth Manglers," "Silly Patter," and "Tombstone Tomfoolery."
The bus is for us! by Michael Rosen( Book )

14 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In rhyming text, an exuberant cast of kids express their travel preferences while ultimately agreeing that the bus is the best ride of all because it's designed for everyone to share
Alphabetical : how every letter tells a story by Michael Rosen( Book )

11 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"How on Earth did we fix upon our twenty-six letters, what do they mean, and how did we come to write them down in the first place? Michael Rosen takes you on an ... adventure through the histiory of the alphabet in twenty six ... chapters, fizzing with personal anecdotes and fascinating facts. Starting with the mysterious Phoenicians and ho sounds first came to be written down, he races on to show how nonsense poems work, pins down the strange story of OK, traces our five lost letteers and tackles the tyranny of spelling ... His heroes of the alphabet range from Edward Lear to Phyllis Pearsall (the inventor of the A-Z), and from the two scribes of Beowulf to rappers ..."--Book jacket
Bear's day out by Michael Rosen( Book )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Bear decides to visit the city, he becomes overwhelmed with all the noise, but luckily some helpful children guide him on his way home again. On board pages
South and north, east and west : the Oxfam book of children's stories( Book )

16 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of twenty-five traditional tales from countries around the world, including Iran, Brazil, and Greece
A great big cuddle : poems for the very young by Michael Rosen( Book )

8 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in English and held by 817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Invites children to celebrate the sounds and versatility of language, presenting nonsense verses in the style of classic nursery rhymes designed to induce giggles and help children recognize their feelings
Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet by Michael Rosen( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Dutch and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A prose retelling, incorporating lines from the play, of the tragic consequences of a deadly feud between two rival families in Renaissance Verona
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
We're going on a bear hunt
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Red Ted and the lost thingsDickens : his work and his worldMichael Rosen's sad bookShakespeare : his work and his worldThis is our houseLittle Rabbit Foo FooPoems for the very youngA Thanksgiving wish
Alternative Names
Michael Rosen britischer Kinderbuchautor und BBC-Redakteur

Michael Rosen britisk skribent

Michael Rosen Briton na manunulat

Michael Rosen Brits schrijver

Michael Rosen brittisk författare

Michael Rosen écrivain britannique de littérature d'enfance et de jeunesse

Michael Rosen Écrivain britannique pour enfants

Michael Rosen escritor de literatura infantil británico

Michael Rosen romanziere e poeta inglese

Rosen, Michael J. 1946-

Rosen, Michael Wayne 1946-

Rosen Mike 1946-....

Rōzen, Maikeru 1946-

Розен, Михаель

מייקל רוזן סופר בריטי

ראזען, מיקל 1946-

ראסען, מיקל 1946-

רוזן, מייקל 1946-

רוזן, מיקל 1946-

רויזן, מיקל 1946-

مایکل رز

로젠, 마이클

로젠, 마이클 1946-

로젠, 마이클 J. 1946-

로즌, 마이클 1946-

ミカエル・ローゼン

ロ-ゼン, マイケル 1946-

ローゼン, マイケル

邁克爾·羅森

麥可·羅森

Languages
English (527)

French (42)

Chinese (11)

Arabic (10)

Somali (9)

Vietnamese (7)

Panjabi (7)

Polish (6)

German (6)

Portuguese (5)

Spanish (5)

Turkish (4)

Bengali (4)

Tamil (3)

Croatian (3)

Gujarati (3)

Albanian (3)

Czech (2)

Persian (2)

Hebrew (2)

Iranian (1)

Korean (1)

Dutch (1)

Urdu (1)

Bosnian (1)

Serbian (1)

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