Michael Rosen, Adrian Reynolds - Author Picture

Michael Rosen, Adrian Reynolds - Authors

Michael Rosen is a hugely bestselling author of poetry. His classic picture book, We’re Going on a Bear Hunt, illustrated by Helen Oxenbury, has become a permanent favourite. Michael frequently appears on radio and gives talks. He was the Children’s Laureate for 2007-2009 and the winner of the Eleanor Farjeon Award for services to children’s literature. Michael lives in London.

The Bear in the Cave, illustrated by Adrian Reynolds and published by Bloomsbury in July 2009 is a heart-warming board book version of the successful picture book about a bear who decides to go exploring.

Things you didn't know about Michael Rosen
I wear size 12 shoes.
I like speaking French.
I'm an atheist.
I love mobile phones.
I love houmous.
I can't live without green warty pickled gherkins.
I hate racism.
My father was American.
I can slide my top lip one way and my bottom lip the other.
I can play the harmonica.

Author photo © Laurence Cendrowicz

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