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.

Recent activity

1 month ago

Dolphin Boy by Michael Morpurgo from Andersen 
World Tuna Day

2 months ago

Today is the day to read this brilliant book (not that you needed an excuse!), Fairy Tales by Terry Jones from Puffin.
International Children's Book Day

2 months ago

Today is the day to read this brilliant book (not that you needed an excuse!), Pirates Ahoy! by Sophie Smiley from Andersen.
International Children's Book Day

2 months ago

Today is the day to read this brilliant book (not that you needed an excuse!), Snow Goalie by Sophie Smiley from Andersen.
International Children's Book Day

2 months ago

Today is the day to read this brilliant book (not that you needed an excuse!), Jamal's Journey by Michael Foreman from Andersen Digital.
International Children's Book Day

2 months ago

Today is the day to read this brilliant book (not that you needed an excuse!), Fortunately, Unfortunately by Michael Foreman from Andersen Digital.
International Children's Book Day

2 months ago

A classic story to celebrate International Children's Book Day, Dinosaurs and All That Rubbish by Michael Foreman from Puffin.
International Children's Book Day

2 months ago

Discover the creatures in the ocean in One World by Michael Foreman from Andersen
World Day for Water

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