Michael Foreman

Author & Illustrator

About Michael Foreman

Michael Foreman trained at the Lowestoft Art School, St. Martin's School of Art, and the Royal College of Art in London. He has illustrated numerous books for children and has also written and illustrated many books of his own, including War Game, a moving Christmas story based on a true incident in World War I, and War Boy, an account of his own childhood in England, which was one of The New York Times Ten Best Illustrated Books of 1990 and winner of the prestigious Kate Greenaway Medal. Michael lives in Putney.

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1 month to go until Michael Foreman will be releasing Happy Times!. Published by Andersen.
16 days ago
Christmas Eve
Could there be a better time to read The Little Reindeer by Michael Foreman. Published by Andersen.
6 months ago
National Horse Day (US)
The Sand Horse is a wonderful book for your children. Published by Andersen.
6 months ago
International Tiger Day
Celebrate Tigers! The Tiger Who Lost His Stripes by Michael Foreman from Andersen is a roarsome read!
1 year ago
Plastic Free July
It's Plastic Free July, learn about the impact plastic has with One World by Michael Foreman from Andersen.
1 year ago
World Tuna Day
Dolphin Boy by Michael Morpurgo from Andersen 
2 years ago
International Children's Book Day
Today is the day to read this brilliant book (not that you needed an excuse!), Fairy Tales by Terry Jones from Puffin.
2 years ago
International Children's Book Day
Today is the day to read this brilliant book (not that you needed an excuse!), Pirates Ahoy! by Sophie Smiley from Andersen.
2 years ago