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Michael Rosen
Rosen in 2009
Born Michael Wayne Rosen
7 May 1946 (1946-05-07) (age 73)
Harrow, London, England
Occupation Writer
Nationality English
Period 1974–present
Genres Children's fiction, children's poetry
Spouse(s) Emma-Louise Williams
Children 5

Michael Wayne Rosen (born 7 May 1946) is an English children's novelist and poet. He wrote over 140 books. He was the fifth British Children's Laureate from June 2007 to June 2009. He has been a TV presenter, socialist columnist, and Republican advocate.

His father was Harold Rosen.


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