Upcoming Events


November 24
Muswell Hill Children’s Book Festival
St James’s Church
I’m on at 2.30
Please get in touch with Muswell Hill Children’s Bookshop for tickets. All welcome.

November 26
Cambridge, HistoryWorks event

November 29
Event Ealing

December 6
Dagenham head teachers

December 6
Christmas signing event at Waterstones, Piccadilly.
All welcome

December 7
There’s an evening of stories, songs and poems at La Dinette cafe-restaurant in Muswell Hill, London. I’m on in the early part of the evening when children will be there. So, I’ll be on at 6.30.

December 12
St Paul’s CofE school in Whitechapel

December 13
I think I’ll be on BBC Breakfast talking about Unexpected Twist published by Scholastic with pictures by Tony Ross.

December 15
Christmas event at the Old Vic Theatre, in London.
All welcome. Please book ahead for this. See you there.

December 18
LIVE STREAM on our YouTube Channel, with special guest…might he be popular amongst Millions? That was a clue.
If you want to ask us any questions or send in jokes, stories or poems, write to

December 20
Albert Hall
Two public events in one of the rooms. Please book ahead for this.
All welcome


January 7
Event in a school in Burton

January 9
Cambridge to work with HistoryWorks

January 10
Cooks Spinney teachers’ event

January 14
Cambridge: HistoryWorks

January 15
British Library evening event for the public to celebrate Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats. All welcome, please book.

January 16
Cambridge: HistoryWorks

January 17
Wandsworth teachers’ workshop

January 18
Teachers’ CPD afternoon, in Cambridge

January 23
Cambridge: HistoryWorks

January 27
Event in Cambridge to commemorate the Holocaust and Holocaust Memorial Day

January 29
Whitley Bay Playhouse event

February 7
Conference for Islington teachers

February 25
A Wokingham school event

March 3
Jewish Book Week event to talk about Workers’ Tales published by Princeton University Press

March 7
Two events for children in Tower Hamlets at the Genesis Cinema

March 11
Cambridge, HistoryWorks

March 13
Teachers’ Conference in Leicester

March 14
Cambridge: HistoryWorks

March 18
Cambridge: HistoryWorks? (possibly)

March 21
Bournville Children’s Literature Festival

March 24
Cambridge: HistoryWorks (possibly)

March 26
Event in a school in Sunderland

April 3
Teaching assistants’ event in Cheltenham

April 4
Oxford Literary Festival (possibly)

April 30
Event at the Barbican bringing together children’s work on ‘boxes’ which tell the stories of their families.

May 24, 25
Hay Festival

June 12
Derby (possibly)

July 11
Wandsworth teachers finishing their year long poetry course with me.

September 2

September 11
Edge Festival

November 21
Event in Cumbria

Michael Rosen Events

For school, library, festival, conference and college bookings where you have no arrangements as yet for selling books, contact Jan or Kate at: