TONY BRADMAN graduated from Cambridge University and worked in journalism for many years as an editor and reviewer of childrens' books. Now a full-time author, he has produced several successful anthologies for young readers for Random House Children's Books, including three focusing exclusively on football: the FOOTBALL FEVER titles
Tony Ross has illustrated over 800 books, which are published all over the world. Dr Xargle's Book of Earth Tiggers was shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal and Tadpole's Promise won the Silver Medal in the Smarties Prize 2003. He was the British choice for the Andersen Medal 2004. The Nanny Goat's Kid was shortlisted for the Roald Dahl Funny Prize 2010. He lives in Rutland.
(Paperback) - 2009
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Synopsis'Michael was...different. His teachers said he was the worst boy in the school. He was always late and he was a little scruffy.' Is there no hope for him at all? Or is it good to be different?
Tony Bradman's humorous text and Tony Ross's zany illustrations make Michael the ideal picture book for all children, but particularly for children who are 'different' to their peers in some way.
- Published: 2009
- ISBN: 9781842709115
- Age Range: 0+ years