Description - Michael Rosen's Book of Nonsense by Michael Rosen
Michael Rosen's collection of nonsense verse with rhymes, poems, wordplay and limericks.In the best tradition of nonsense verse, here are poems to make everyone smile and laugh out loud. Children will delight in unraveling the meanings of the words and in creating their own nonsense verse.Containing all the ingredients of Michael Rosen's poetry - humour, rhyme, repetition and wordplay. Covering all sorts of topics from football to Little Mary Anne who's made of elastic, to dinosaurs.'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
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(268mm x 210mm x 4mm)
Hodder Children's Books
Publisher: Hachette Children's Group
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Author Biography - Michael Rosen
Michael Rosen is the new Children's Laureate. He is one of the best-known figures in the children's book world, renowned for his work as a poet, performer, broadcaster and scriptwriter. As an author and by selecting other writers' works for anthologies he has been involved with over 140 books. Clare Mackie born and brought up in the Scottish countryside surrounded by animals and insects. After 5 years at art school in Edinburgh she carved out a successful career in illustration in London. In 2003 she started her own greeting card publishing company which attracted the attentions of businesses from the UK and US wishing to license her work.