Even More Nonsense from Michael Rosen by Michael Rosen


Even More Nonsense from Michael Rosen by Michael Rosen

Following on from Michael Rosen's Book of Nonsense, the crazy poet returns with Even More Nonsense. When will he ever stop? A collection of rhymes, poems and wordplay from Michael Rosen, one of the best-known figures in the children's book world. The hilarious poems are perfectly matched by Clare Mackie's wonderfully bizarre illustrations.


An enjoyable book which might stimulate children's own inclinations to mess about with language. Books for Keeps The author has a child's ear for word sound and an eye for nutty humour. Clare Mackie's crackling illustrations add verve and vigour to each page. Junior Education

About the Author

Michael Rosen

Michael Rosen is a hugely bestselling author of picture books and poetry. Michael frequently appears on radio and gives talks and lectures on children’s literature. Michael was the Children’s Laureate for 2007–2009 and the winner of the Eleanor Farjeon Award. He lives in London.

Join Michael Rosen as he attempts to break the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ title for the Largest reading lesson at 10am on Tues. 15 July. Watch below.

Michael Rosen on Michael Rosen:

Most of my adult life, I've been a freelance writer, teacher (of sorts), journalist, performer and broadcaster. I visit schools doing my one-man show, and support Arsenal Football Club.

I have often written about my life and family, but I also write occasional fantasy (usually based in a real place) and non-fiction.

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.

Photo credit Laurence Cendroicz

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32 pages


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Publication date

16th October 2008



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