Michael Rosen is one of the most popular authors of stories and poems for children. His bestselling titles, published by Walker Books, include Little Rabbit Foo Foo, Michael Rosen's Sad Book, This Is Our House, Tiny Little Fly, Dear Mother Goose and its sequel Dear Fairy Godmother. He has also written many collections of poetry including Bananas in My Ears. Michael received the Eleanor Farjeon Award for distinguished services to children's literature in 1997, and was the Children's Laureate from 2007 to 2009. He is a distinguished critic and academic, co-directing an MA in Children's Literature at Birbeck College. He is often called upon to talk about children's literature and his poetry readings are adored by children and adults. He also presents radio programmes for the BBC. Michael lives in London with his family. Richard Holland is one of Walker's most promising new illustrators whose books include The Museum Book, The Time Book and Mary's Penny. The Museum Book, his first major project, inspired him to develop a striking mixed-media collage style. He lives in Chelmsford, Essex with his cat.
A book adults will enjoy sharing with children. * INIS Magazine *