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Discover the weird and wonderful world of martians, woolly saucepans and centrally heated knickers in 100 poems about science and technology from the delightfully irreverent, Michael Rosen.

About the Author


Michael Rosen is one of the best known figures, not only in the children's book world but also the British arts scene. His first book of children's poems was published in 1974, and he has gone on to write numerous and award-winning children's poetry books, picture books and non-fiction such as Quick, Let's get Out of Here and We're Going on a Bear Hunt. Alongside this he performs, teaches, lectures, presents Word of Mouth on Radio 4 and reviews books for the Guardian. He was Children's Laureate from 2007 to 2009, and founded the Roald Dahl Funny Prize in 2008 as part of his laureateship to honour books that make children laugh! Harry Horse was born in Coventry. He wrote and illustrated several children's books - including The Last Polar Bears and The Ogopogo, which won the Scottish Arts Council Writers' Award. He was well-known as a political cartoonist and produced cartoons for the New Yorker, The Guardian, Scotland on Sunday and The Scotsman. Harry died in 2007.

Praise For…


Michael Rosen is a poet with a superb ear for the rhythms of language—Guardian

One of our most popular writers – the champion for every bored, overdrilled, tested-to-tears pupil in the land—The Times

I think poetry for children needs to be saved from the cold dissection of right and wrong answers and put back into rooms and halls full of wonder, compassion, haunting, laughter, music and rhythm. We need to hear its many cultures, many voices, many sounds. This is about wide and diverse participation. Diverse verse for all!—Michael Rosen, Children's Laureate 2007-2009


Product Details
ISBN: 9780141388960
ISBN-10: 014138896X
Publisher: Puffin
Publication Date: January 1st, 2018
Pages: 160
Language: English