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Michael Rosen


Children’s writer and poet who penned more than 100 books. His most widely known functions include Wouldn’t You want to Understand (a level of children’s poetry) and Michael Rosen’s Sad Reserve (an illustrated reserve for small children over the topics of loss of life and grief). He gained an M.A. in Children’s Books from the School of Reading in 1993 and continued to get a Ph.D. in the School of North London. He released his initial reserve of children’s poetry, Brain Your Very own Business, in 1974. He was called the 5th Children’s Laureate of THE UK in 2007. He previously two children along with his third wife, Emma-Louise Williams. He became a dad to three various other children during the period of his initial two marriages. Unfortunately, his kid Eddie passed away of meningitis at age eighteen. He been successful Jacqueline Wilson as Children’s Laureate in 2007.

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Full Name Michael Rosen
Date Of Birth May 7, 1946
Place Of Birth London, England
Profession Children's Author
Education University of Reading, University of North London, Wadham College, Oxford
Nationality English
Spouse Geraldine Clark, Elizabeth Susanna Steele, Emma-Louise Williams
Children Eddie Rosen, Emile Rosen, Isaac Rosen, Joe Rosen, Elsie Rosen
Parents Harold Rosen, Connie Rosen
Siblings Brian Rosen, Alan Rosen
Awards Children's Laureate
Nominations Nestlé Smarties Book Prize, Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award
Movies Chocolate Cake
Star Sign Taurus

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1Children's novelist and poet



We're Going on a Bear Hunt2016TV ShortThe Bear (voice)
Unsolved Mysteries2001TV Series documentaryNeil Markowitz
Everybody Here1982TV SeriesDr. Smarty Pants



We're Going on a Bear Hunt2016TV Short based on the book by
Chocolate Cake2016Short
Old Jack's Boat2014TV Series written by - 1 episode



We're Going on a Bear Hunt Extended Material2017TV Movie documentaryHimself
The Wright Stuff2007-2016TV SeriesHimself - Guest Panelist / Himself - Guest Expert
Great Poets: In Their Own Words2014TV Series documentaryHimself, Poet
Imagine2013TV Series documentaryHimself - Children's Writer
This Week2011TV SeriesHimself
Under the Cranes2011Documentary
Breakfast2011TV SeriesHimself - Children's Author
Late Review2010TV SeriesHimself - Panelist
Timeshift2003-2009TV Series documentaryHimself / Himself - Children's Writer and Broadcaster
The Weather2009TV Series documentaryHimself - Poet and Author
Bookaboo2009TV SeriesHimself
We Need Answers2009TV SeriesHimself
Just Read with Michael Rosen2009DocumentaryHimself - Presenter
Picture Book2008TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
YouTube Poop2008Video shortHimself
Roald Dahl's Revolting Rule Book2007TV Movie documentaryHimself
Comics Britannia2007TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
The Story of Jackanory2007TV Movie documentaryHimself - Professor of Children's Literature
Children's TV on Trial2007TV Series documentaryHimself
Never Mind the Full Stops2007TV SeriesHimself
Why Atheism?2005Video documentaryHimself
Mind Games2003-2005TV SeriesHimself - Team Captain
The Real Room 1012003TV Movie documentaryHimself - Narrator (voice)
The Thomas the Tank Engine Man1995DocumentaryHimself

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A Very SpaghettiBicycle Christmas Collab2014Video shortHimself (uncredited)

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