These recordings come from a special recording for the poetry archive
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    "Introduction to Michael Rosen's Book of Nonsense"

  • 2 -
    "Rosie Rosie"

  • 3 -
    "Really?"

  • 4 -
    "Help"

  • 5 -
    "Footling Around"

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    "Bleep"

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    "Get Up"

  • 10 -
    "Polypropylene"

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    "Bips"

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    "More, More, More"

  • 13 -
    "Tag-Along"

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    "Who Am I?"

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    "Postscript to Michael Rosen's Book of Nonsense"

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    "Introduction to Even More Nonsense"

  • 18 -
    "Something that Smells"

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    "Walking Home"

  • 20 -
    "Plonky Wonky Doodah"

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    "You Think You Know"

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    "The Smeenge"

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    "Inky Stinky"

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    "My Drink"

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    "Windscreen Wipers"

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    "Our Party"

  • 30 -
    "Treasure"

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    "Introduction to In The Colonie"

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    "Extract from In The Colonie"

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Bibliography
  • "Mind your own Business" Mind Your Own Business (illustrated by Quentin Blake), Andre Deutsch 1974 / Collins 1975 / Scholastic 1996
  • "You Tell Me" You Tell Me: Poems by Roger McGough and Michael Rosen, (with Michael Rosen), Viking Kestrel 1979
  • "Quick Let's Get Out of Here" Quick Let's Get Out Of Here (illustrated by Quentin Blake), Andre Deutsch 1983 / Puffin, 1985
  • "Don't put Mustard in the Custard" Don't Put Mustard In The Custard (illustrated by Quentin Blake), Andre Deutsch 1985 / Scholastic, 1996 - out of print
  • "The Kingfisher Book of Children's Poetry" The Kingfisher Book of Children's Poetry (editor; illustrated by Alice Englander), Kingfisher 1985
  • "We're going on a bear hunt" We're Going On A Bear Hunt (illustrated by Helen Oxenbury), Walker 1989
  • "Did I Hear You Write?" Did I Hear You Write?, Andre Deutsch 1989
  • "A World Of Poetry" A World Of Poetry (editor), Kingfisher 1991
  • "The Chatto Book of Dissent" The Chatto Book of Dissent (edited by Michael Rosen and David Widgery), Chatto and Windus, 1991
  • "The Penguin Book of Childhood" The Penguin Book of Childhood (editor), Penguin 1994
  • "Walking the Bridge of your Nose" Walking the Bridge of Your Nose (editor; illustrated by Chloe Cheese), Kingfisher 1995
  • "You Can't Catch Me" You Can't Catch Me, Abbey Media 1995
  • "You Wait Till I'm Older Than You" You Wait Till I'm Older Than You (illustrated by Shoo Rayner), Viking 1996 / Puffin, 1997
  • "Poems for the Very Young" Poems for the Very Young Pan Macmillan, 1996
  • "Skin of Your Back" Skin of Your Back Five Leaves Publications, 1996
  • "A Year With Poetry" A Year With Poetry - Teachers Write About Teaching Poetry (edited by Michael Rosen and Myra Barrs), CLPE 1997
  • "The Wicked Tricks of Till Owlyglass" The Wicked Tricks of Till Owlyglass, BBC Audiobooks 1997
  • "Michael Rosen's Book of Nonsense" Michael Rosen's Book of Nonsense, Hodder 1998
  • "Centrally Heated Knickers" Centrally Heated Knickers Penguin Books Ltd 2000
  • "Even More Nonsense" Even More Nonsense, Hodder 2001
  • "Uncle Billy Being Silly" Uncle Billy Being Silly (illustrated by Korky Paul), Puffin 2001 - out of print
  • "Shakespeare, His Life and His Work" Shakespeare, His Life and His Work (illustrated by Robert Ingpen), Walker 2001
  • "Carrying the Elephant" Carrying the Elephant, Penguin 2002
  • "Lovely Old Roly" Lovely Old Roly (illustrated by Priscilla Lamont), Frances Lincoln 2002
  • "No Breathing In Class" No Breathing In Class (illustrated by Korky Paul), Puffin 2003
  • "Sonsense Nongs" Sonsense Nongs, Abbey Media 2003
  • "This is not my nose" This Is Not My Nose, Penguin 2004
  • "Michael Rosen's Sad Book" Michael Rosen's Sad Book (illustrated by Quentin Blake), Walker 2004
  • "Alphabet Poem" Alphabet Poem (illustrated by Herve Tullet), Milet 2004
  • "William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet" William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet (illustrated by Jane Ray), Walker 2004
  • "In the Colonie" In The Colonie, Penguin 2005
  • "You're Thinking About Tomatoes" You're Thinking About Tomatoes (illustrated by Quentin Blake), Barn Owl 2005
  • "Dickens" Dickens (illustrated by Robert Ingpen), Walker 2005
  • "Carrying the Elephant and This Is Not My Nose" Carrying the Elephant and This Is Not My Nose, 57 Productions 2005
  • "Michael Rosen Reading from his Poems" Michael Rosen Reading from his Poems, The Poetry Archive 2005
  • "Fighters for Life, Selected Poems" Fighters for Life, Selected Poems Bookmarks, 2007
  • "Selected Poems" Selected Poems Penguin Books Ltd, 2007
  • "Michael Rosen's A-Z" Michael Rosen's A-Z Penguin Books Ltd, 2009
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