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Product Description: This childhood memoir records the years after World War II in Britain, starting in the summer of 1945 in Suffolk. It describes the excitement for children at this time, as bombsites became adventure playgrounds. The book recalls the characters of the period, and remembers the stealing and "scrumping" of apples from blitzed and abandoned houses, the tin baths, ration books, and demob suits...read more

Hardcover:

9781559703291 | Arcade Pub, April 1, 1996, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Memoirs of Foreman as a boy during the rebuilding of Britain after World War II.

Paperback:

9781843650881 | Pavilion, March 30, 2007, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: This childhood memoir records the years after World War II in Britain, starting in the summer of 1945 in Suffolk.
9781857939521 | Trafalgar Square Books, September 1, 2000, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: This childhood memoir records the years after World War II in Britain, starting in the summer of 1945 in Suffolk.

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Robert learns that his secret place has another secret the day his soldier uncle comes home to help with the corn harvest.

Hardcover:

9780529055064 | Putnam Pub Group, June 1, 1979, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: On the day before his Uncle Charlie is to return to the war, Robert discovers his uncle's real job and learns about a secret concerning his hiding place high in the steeple above the chapel clock

Four new and wholly original stories, each evoking the themes and tempo of traditional fairy tales, are highlighted on every page by full-color paintings

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9780399207594 | Putnam Pub Group, November 1, 1980, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Four new and wholly original stories, each evoking the themes and tempo of traditional fairy tales, are highlighted on every page by full-color paintings

The King offers the hand of his magnificent daughter to any suitor who can wrestle as well as she, and asks one hundred horses of every man who is thrown from the ring

Hardcover:

9780027355000 | Atheneum, July 1, 1977, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: A princess who prefers to spend her time riding across the grasslands of Asia will only marry a man she can respect, one who can wrestle with her.

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Sometimes the house is inhabited by a bright and peaceful angel, sometimes by a wild and rampaging animal, but most of the time by a little boy.

Hardcover:

9780689314926 | Atheneum, March 1, 1989, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: A simple, beautifully illustrated tale capturing the diverse moods of a child--from the quiet and good angel, to the fierce wild animal, to the little boy who is a combination of the two

By Michael Foreman (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9781843651635 | Pavilion, April 1, 2013, cover price $16.99

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A timeless anthology of twenty-three of Sheherezade's entertaining tales includes such favorites as 'Aladdin,' 'Sindbad the Sailor,' and 'Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves,' in a gift edition complemented by more than 120 sumptuous watercolor paintings.
By Brian Alderson and Michael Foreman (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780688142193 | William Morrow & Co, September 1, 1995, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: An illustrated collection of stories from the 'Arabian Nights'

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The leading British children's author and founding member of Monty Python's Flying Circus presents a funny fairy tale, perfect for reading out loud, complete with a toothy beast who terrorizes the town and surprises Little Sam on his pastry deliveries.
By Michael Foreman (illustrator) and Terry Jones

Hardcover:

9780872263741 | Reprint edition (Peter Bedrick Books, February 1, 1994), cover price $9.95 | About this edition: The small son of a pastry cook finds a way to keep a hungry beast from terrorizing the land

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Chrysalis Children's Books have gathered together the favourite tales from master-storytellers Terry Jones and Nanette Newman in one enchanting volume, illustrated throughout in the magically vivid watercolours of Michael Foreman.

Hardcover:

9781862052765 | Chrysalis Books Group, December 1, 2003, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: This collection of seven bedtime stories includes the adventures of a disruptive cat called Spider in "Spider the Horrible Cat".

Paperback:

9781844584772 | Trafalgar Square Books, March 1, 2007, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Presents seven short stories about animals that learn their lesson, including a too-proud herring, a lying tiger, and a cat with few manners.

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Ben asks his parents for a baby for his next birthday and by the time it comes around he has a baby brother

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9780060218430 | Harpercollins Childrens Books, June 1, 1988, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Ben asks his parents for a baby for his next birthday and by the time it comes around he has a baby brother

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When his mother gets a new washing machine, Ben plays with the empty box, turning it into a castle, a sailing ship, a submarine, and a rocket
By David A. Carter (illustrator), Michael Foreman and David Pelham (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9781888443424 | Piggy Toes Pr, September 1, 1997, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Ben plays with the box his mother's new washing machine came in, pretending it is a spaceship, a submarine, and a ledge for battling dragons.

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Product Description: "Matching the heroic tone of the narrative is Foreman’s elegant watercolor art, which portrays dim, torch-lit medieval settings and epic battles." — BOOKLISTLong ago there was a Scandinavian warrior who fought three evils so powerful they could destroy whole kingdoms...read more
By Michael Foreman (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780763632069 | Candlewick Pr, October 10, 2006, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: 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.

Paperback:

9780763672973 | Reprint edition (Candlewick Pr, February 10, 2015), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: "Matching the heroic tone of the narrative is Foreman’s elegant watercolor art, which portrays dim, torch-lit medieval settings and epic battles.

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When a letter is found in a secret drawer discussing a wonderful event that happened on Christmas during wartime in 1914, the finder of the letter returns it to the addressee who is living in a nursing home.
By Michael Foreman (illustrator) and Michael Morpurgo

Hardcover:

9781405215183 | Egmont Books, February 28, 2006, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: When a letter is found in a secret drawer discussing a wonderful event that happened on Christmas during wartime in 1914, the finder of the letter returns it to the addressee who is living in a nursing home.

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Offers nine magical stories by Anthony Horowitz, Joan Aiken, Michael Morpurgo, Margaret Mahy, and others to encourage environmental awareness
By Michael Foreman (editor), Greenpeace International (corporate author) and Michael Morpurgo (editor)

Hardcover:

9781857938883 | Trafalgar Square Books, May 1, 1997, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Offers nine magical stories by Anthony Horowitz, Joan Aiken, Michael Morpurgo, Margaret Mahy, and others to encourage environmental awareness

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Offers nine magical stories by Anthony Horowitz, Joan Aiken, Michael Morpurgo, Margaret Mahy, and others to encourage environmental awareness
By Michael Foreman (illustrator) and Michael Morpurgo (editor)

Paperback:

9781862050358 | Pavilion, September 1, 1997, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Offers nine magical stories by Anthony Horowitz, Joan Aiken, Michael Morpurgo, Margaret Mahy, and others to encourage environmental awareness

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Product Description: Billy's no kid—he's 80 today. He's enjoying watching the boys at the park knock a soccer ball around and this afternoon he'll be cheering on his team, Chelsea, as he has done all his life. In 1939, Billy was picked for Chelsea. Not quite 19, and his dreams had come true—"Billy! Billy the Kid!" they shouted as he scored goal after goal...read more
By Michael Foreman (illustrator)

Paperback:

9781843652601 | Pavilion, February 4, 2013, cover price $11.99 | About this edition: Billy's no kid—he's 80 today.

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Product Description: Charlie has a football mad family—her mother gives a yellow card rather than a time out. Her brother Bobby has been chosen to present a bouquet to the Queen, and he is desperate to earn a football strip to wear for the occasion...read more
By Michael Foreman (illustrator) and Sophie Smiley

Paperback:

9781842701782 | Andersen Pr Ltd, October 1, 2003, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Charlie has a football mad family—her mother gives a yellow card rather than a time out.

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Joy and heartbreak combine in this bittersweet tale of a champion greyhound's journey through life -- and from owner to owner!
By Michael Foreman (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780007230570 | Harpercollins Pub Ltd, September 3, 2007, cover price $19.40 | About this edition: Joy and heartbreak combine in this bittersweet tale of a champion greyhound's journey through life -- and from owner to owner!

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Product Description: Book by Foreman, Michael

Library:

9780394937304 | Random House Childrens Books, May 1, 1978, cover price $4.99 | About this edition: Book by Foreman, Michael

Leif, orphaned son of a Viking seafarer, joins Columbus and his crew on the voyage to the New World, only to discover the cruelty of European explorers and to be captured by natives, in a beautifully illustrated, provocative account of the voyage.

Hardcover:

9781559701785 | Little Brown & Co, April 1, 1992, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Having sailed to the New World as ship's boy for Columbus, young Leif is captured by warring natives, ultimately marries an Indian woman, and becomes a shaman.

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When Bobby's brontosaurus birthday cake turns into a real creature and begins to grow, both problems and joys begin.
By Michael Foreman (illustrator) and Robert McCrum

Hardcover:

9780671507626 | Simon & Schuster, August 1, 1984, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: When Bobby's brontosaurus birthday cake turns into a real creature and begins to grow, both problems and joys begin.

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Presents thirty-one tales from Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm
By Brian Alderson (trans) and Michael Foreman (illustrator)

Paperback:

9780575062870 | Trafalgar Square Books, March 1, 1997, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Presents thirty-one of the tales collected by the Grimm brothers during the early nineteenth century, including 'Rapunzel,' 'Snow White,' 'The Twelve Dancing Princesses,' and 'Hansel and Gretel.

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Mother is so busy that she has no time for her child, until, finally, just in time, she is rescued from her busyness to see a flock of geese
By Michael Foreman (illustrator) and Jonathan Shipton

Library:

9780385303064 | Doubleday, October 1, 1991, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Mother is so busy that she has no time for her child, until, finally, just in time, she is rescued from her busyness to see a flock of geese

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Product Description: Rare book
By Michael Foreman (illustrator), Ann Turnbull and Javier Vivo (trans)

Paperback:

9788431668945 | Italian edition edition (Vicens-Vives Editorial S.A., January 1, 2003), cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Rare book

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Product Description: Cancion de Navidad es uno de los cuentos mas intensos del gran escritor ingles, y tal vez el mejor y mas bello relato que se ha escrito sobre el espiritu de la Navidad. A traves del espectro de Marley, el avaro Scrooge, con el corazon mas duro y agrio que alguien pueda imaginarse, comprendera por que la Navidad es la mejor epoca del ano, un tiempo de reflexion y profunda alegria, el tiempo por excelencia del amor y la paz entre los hombres...read more
By Michael Foreman (illustrator)

Paperback:

9788431628109 | Rep tra edition (Vicens-Vives Editorial S.A., November 12, 2002), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Cancion de Navidad es uno de los cuentos mas intensos del gran escritor ingles, y tal vez el mejor y mas bello relato que se ha escrito sobre el espiritu de la Navidad.

Prebinding:

9780613806824 | Turtleback Books, July 1, 2000, cover price $27.75 | About this edition: Cancion de Navidad es uno de los cuentos mas intensos del gran escritor ingles, y tal vez el mejor y mas bello relato que se ha escrito sobre el espiritu de la Navidad.

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