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Last week, Freight Books read...

Michael Rosen’s Sad Book, by Michael Rosen (Walker Books). So this isn’t actually a book I read last week – I read this book last year, but I thought I’d sneak in a wee review just because it’s so brilliant! 531 more words

Book Review

R - Michael Rosen

Michael Rosen was born in Harrow, Middlesex (UK) in 1946.  Both his mother and father were teachers, primary and secondary respectively.  From a young age Michael wrote, acted and directed plays. 533 more words

A-Z Blog Challenge 2014 - Influential Writers

5 Lessons Moses Can Teach Us about Fundraising, by Michael Rosen

In honor of the Passover season, I’d like to share 5 Lessons Moses Can Teach Us about Fundraising | Michael Rosen Says… http://bit.ly/Qalj10.

I’d also like to wish Michael a chag sameach (happy holiday) and a refuah shleimah (complete healing of body and soul).  19 more words


25 years later and we still enjoy going on a bear hunt

It seems to be a year for anniversaries of children’s books and lucky for me it has included the indisputably cute Alfie and now the perennial read aloud… 210 more words


Children's new book releases: April-May 2014, reviews by Janet Croft



Best books have from 1-5 stars. The more stars the better!

Picture Books

**Birds Fly, by Graeme Base. Board book with lots of fold outs, from Penguin. 5,122 more words

Hello, pleased to meet you

“Never look at the bottom half of the internet.” – that’s what they say, and it’s good advice. The comments below any article are never entirely free from trolls and blowhards, of the sort that leave you feeling more stupid just from reading them. 546 more words


Sad Book - A Review

Review of Sad book by Michael Rosen as a teaching tool

The Good, The Bad and The Sad


  • Sad Book gives children a very comprehensive understanding of emotion and teaches feelings on more than face value.
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