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Foreman, Michael 1938-

Overview
Works: 878 works in 3,117 publications in 9 languages and 97,683 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Historical fiction  History  Biography  Legends  Folklore  Nursery rhymes  Stories in rhyme  Arthurian romances 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Artist, Editor, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Translator
Classifications: PZ7.F7583, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Michael Foreman
The Mozart question by Michael Morpurgo( Book )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 3,891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young journalist goes to Venice, Italy, to interview a famous violinist, who tells the story of his parents' incarceration by the Nazis, and explains why they can no longer listen to the music of Mozart
Shakespeare stories by Leon Garfield( Book )

28 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An acclaimed author has rewritten twelve of Shakespeare's plays in narrative form, retaining much of the original language, and thus the flavor of the bard's dramas
White owl, barn owl by Nicola Davies( Book )

18 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a family of barn owls move into a nesting box that she and her grandfather have put up, a girl gets to learn all about these birds
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight by Michael Morpurgo( Book )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 1,290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Of all the tales of the Knights of the Round Table, the story of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight is surely the most magical. Here are thrills and enchantment, chivalry and courage, a challenge and a quest. Its hero is the greatest of all King Arthur's knights, Sir Gawain. His adversary is the fearsome Green Knight, who rides into Camelot one New Year's Eve with a challenge that strikes dread into Arthur's court
Say hello by Jack Foreman( Book )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written when the author was ten years old, tells of a dog and a boy who are both lonely until they are included by others
War game by Michael Foreman( Book )

33 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During World War I, four English friends and their comrades find temporary relief from the brutal and seemingly endless struggle in the trenches when, on an extraordinary Christmas Day, they celebrate the holiday with their German enemies
The little reindeer by Michael Foreman( Book )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 1,129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young reindeer becomes a surprise Christmas gift for a city boy
Arthur, high king of Britain by Michael Morpurgo( Book )

22 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 1,127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A twelve-year-old boy comes across Arthur Pendragon, who has just awakened from his long sleep beneath the earth, and hears from him some of the exciting stories of his past. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
Beowulf by Michael Morpurgo( Book )

16 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling in prose of the Anglo-Saxon epic about the heroic efforts of Beowulf, son of Edgetheow, to save the people of Heorot hall from the terrible monster, Grendel
The little ships : the heroic rescue at Dunkirk in World War II by Louise Borden( Book )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and Dutch and held by 1,059 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dramatic story of the historic rescue of over 300,000 men from the beach of Dunkirk
Farm boy : the sequel to War horse by Michael Morpurgo( Book )

18 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 1,054 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For years, Joey was a war horse, pulling ambulance carts and artillery through the battlefields of World War I. Finally, he returned to Albert and the farm. Now, decades later, Albert's son loves to tell his own grandson stories about the remarkable horse, including its feats in the war and of the time the family risked everything betting that Joey could win a daring race
Seal surfer by Michael Foreman( Book )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,036 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although he is on crutches, a boy goes to the beach with his grandfather, where they watch a seal being born, and over the following seasons, the boy and the seal develop a special bond
Seasons of splendour : tales, myths & legends of India by Madhur Jaffrey( Book )

23 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in English and held by 1,005 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of traditional tales about gods and heroes in Hindu mythology, arranged in sequence as they might be told at religious festivals during the course of a Hindu calendar year
Robin of Sherwood by Michael Morpurgo( Book )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and held by 1,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rammefortælling, hvor en dreng drømmer sig tilbage til Robin Hoods tid
Michael Foreman's Mother Goose by Michael Foreman( Book )

14 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic Mother Goose collection that features intriguing visual links from one scene to the next
Wonder goal! by Michael Foreman( Book )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and French and held by 963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy describes what it feels like to score a goal that makes his soccer teammates stop teasing him
Land of the long white cloud : Maori myths, tales, and legends by Kiri Te Kanawa( Book )

18 editions published between 1989 and 1997 in English and held by 919 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of nineteen tales from various Māori tribes of New Zealand about the trickster Maui, the Creation, monsters, birds, animals, and special places
Popular folk tales by Jacob Grimm( Book )

16 editions published between 1978 and 1996 in English and held by 883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty-one folk and fairy tales collected by the Grimm brothers including "Rapunzel," "Snow White," "The Twelve Dancing Princesses," and "Hansel and Gretel."
Fortunately, unfortunately by Michael Foreman( Book )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On his way to return his grandmother's umbrella, Milo has a series of unlikely adventures, some more fortunate than others
Friends by Michael Foreman( Book )

12 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While a cat wanders wild and free, his friend Bubble the fish swims in circles in a bowl, until the cat decides to give Bubble a taste of freedom
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The Mozart question
Alternative Names
Foreman, Michael

Michael Foreman

Michael Foreman britischer Zeichner und Kinderbuchautor

Michael Foreman British illustrator and children's writer

Michael Foreman Brits illustrator

מייקל פורמן סופר בריטי

פורמן, מיקל 1938-

포맨, 마이클 1938-

포먼, 마이클 1938-

포어먼, 마이클 1938-

폴먼, 마이클 1938-

フォアマン, マイケル

フォーマン, マイケル

マイケル・フォアマン

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Shakespeare storiesWhite owl, barn owlSir Gawain and the Green KnightSay helloWar gameThe little reindeerArthur, high king of BritainBeowulf