You Tell Me! by Roger McGough, Michael Rosen

You Tell Me!

Written by Roger McGough, Michael Rosen
Illustrated by Korky Paul

7+ readers   9+ readers   Poetry    
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Football, first love, teachers and tongue-twisters is a fantastic poetry collection by two of the funniest, most famous poets writing today.


You Tell Me! by Roger McGough, Michael Rosen

Here are the football results: League Division Fun Manchester United won, Manchester City lost. Crystal Palace 2, Buckingham Palace 1 Millwall Leeds nowhere Wolves 8. A cheese roll and had a cup of tea 2 Newcastle's Heaven Sunderland's a very nice place 2 Ipswhich one? You tell me.


Michael Rosen is “. . . the champion for every bored, over-drilled, tested-to-tears pupil in the land.” - The Times

Roger McGough is called “the patron saint of poetry” by Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy

About the Author

ROGER MCGOUGH is one of Britain's best-loved poets, who also writes for the stage and television. He has been awarded an OBE and a CBE for services to poetry, and was recently honoured with The Freedom of the City of Liverpool. His bestselling books for Frances Lincoln include An Imaginary Menagerie, Lucky, Until I Met Dudley and Dotty Inventions. Roger reads and performs his poetry all over the world. He lives in south-west London.

MICHAEL ROSEN is one of the best known figures in the children's book world and the British arts scene. He has written numerous award-winning poetry books, non-fiction and picture books. He is also a journalist, broadcaster and performer, who visits schools in the UK and abroad with his one-man show. He was Children's Laureate from 2007-9, using the post to be an ambassador of fun . He supports Arsenal Football Club and lives in north London.

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Book Info


96 pages
Interest Age: From 7


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Frances Lincoln Childrens Books an imprint of Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd

Publication date

8th January 2015




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