Author

Michael J. Rosen

Michael J. Rosen has written or edited more than 135 books for children and adults, including The Hound Dog’s Haiku and The Maine Coon’s Haiku. A college zoology major, he finds that many of his books are inspired by his lifelong observations of animals. He lives in the Appalachian foothills of central Ohio.

Most Recent Book
The Greatest Table book

"About" from Candlewick Press Spring-Summer 2018 Catalog

chapter Books

historical figures · writing
What's So Special about Dickens?
poetry · historical figures
What's So Special about Shakespeare?
balls
Balls!

picture Books

Collaborators

Helen Oxenbury
Stan Fellows
Mary Azarian
Lee Anthony White
Sarah Nayler
Annie Won
John Margeson
Becca Stadtlander
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