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197D01 19971022The tenth-birthday edition of the children's book magazine programme launches a poll to find the nation's favourite modern children's author.
Julia Eccleshare and Kimberley Reynolds join presenter Michael Rosen to put forward some contenders for the title.
197D02 19971029With Michael Rosen.
Adrian Mitchell talks about his way of introducing children to poetry.
197D03When Teachers, Parents And Pupils Work Together, Everybody Benefits - Especially The Kids!19971105With Michael Rosen.
`When teachers, parents and pupils work together, everybody benefits - especially the kids!' Sue Ellis from the Centre for Language in Primary Education discusses reading projects where parents have a key role in helping their children.
197D04 19971112With Michael Rosen.
A tour around the studio of award-winning author and illustrator Michael Foreman.
197D05 19971119With Michael Rosen.
A Good Book Guide for the Christmas season, as Diane-Louise Jordan reviews new novels and information and picture books.
197D06 19971126With Michael Rosen.
Award-winning illustrator and author Shirley Hughes celebrates her 70th birthday in conversation with teachers and librarians at King Alfred's College, Winchester.
197D07 19971203Wendy Cooling joins Michael Rosen to pick the best paperbacks for all age groups this Christmas.
197D08 19971210With Michael Rosen.
Is it just escapism, or do children today need to retreat to another world? Helen Cresswell and Diana Wynne-Jones explore fantastical fiction.
197D09 19971217With Michael Rosen.
The results of the tenth birthday poll to find the nation's favourite modern children's author are announced from Tyneside, in the company of some of the top ten authors.
  Programme Catalogue - Details: Shirley Hughes19900406Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 13 April 1990
Previous in series: 22 December 1989
Description
SBH:Shirley Hughes, children's author and illustrator, interviewed about her life and work in the series "Treasure Islands".
Interviewer: Michael Rosen.
Produced by Jill Burridge.
Broadcast history
06 Apr 1990 11:47-12:00 (RADIO 4)
08 Apr 1990 21:02-21:15 (RADIO 4)
Contributors
Michael Rosen (int)
Jill Burridge (Producer)
Shirley Hughes (Speaker)
Notes: CAIRS 653074
  Programme Catalogue - Details: Shirley Hughes19900408First broadcast on 1990-04-06
Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 13 April 1990
Previous in series: 22 December 1989
Description
SBH:Shirley Hughes, children's author and illustrator, interviewed about her life and work in the series "Treasure Islands".
Interviewer: Michael Rosen.
Produced by Jill Burridge.
Broadcast history
06 Apr 1990 11:47-12:00 (RADIO 4)
08 Apr 1990 21:02-21:15 (RADIO 4)
Contributors
Michael Rosen (int)
Jill Burridge (Producer)
Shirley Hughes (Speaker)
Notes: CAIRS 653074
  Programme Catalogue - Details: 13 April 199019900413Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: TEENAGE ROMANTIC FICTION
Previous in series: SHIRLEY HUGHES
Broadcast history
13 Apr 1990 11:47-12:00 (RADIO 4)
15 Apr 1990 21:02-21:15 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-04-04
  Programme Catalogue - Details: 13 April 199019900415First broadcast on 1990-04-13
Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: TEENAGE ROMANTIC FICTION
Previous in series: SHIRLEY HUGHES
Broadcast history
13 Apr 1990 11:47-12:00 (RADIO 4)
15 Apr 1990 21:02-21:15 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-04-04
  Programme Catalogue - Details: Teenage Romantic Fiction19900420Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: MARTIN WADELL
Previous in series: 13 April 1990
Broadcast history
20 Apr 1990 11:47-12:00 (RADIO 4)
22 Apr 1990 21:02-21:15 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-03-27
  Programme Catalogue - Details: Teenage Romantic Fiction19900422First broadcast on 1990-04-20
Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: MARTIN WADELL
Previous in series: 13 April 1990
Broadcast history
20 Apr 1990 11:47-12:00 (RADIO 4)
22 Apr 1990 21:02-21:15 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-03-27
  Programme Catalogue - Details: Martin Wadell19900427Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 04 May 1990
Previous in series: TEENAGE ROMANTIC FICTION
Broadcast history
27 Apr 1990 11:47-12:00 (RADIO 4)
29 Apr 1990 21:02-21:16 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-02-05
  Programme Catalogue - Details: Martin Wadell19900429First broadcast on 1990-04-27
Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 04 May 1990
Previous in series: TEENAGE ROMANTIC FICTION
Broadcast history
27 Apr 1990 11:47-12:00 (RADIO 4)
29 Apr 1990 21:02-21:16 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-02-05
  Programme Catalogue - Details: 199005041990050404 May 1990
Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 11 May 1990
Previous in series: MARTIN WADELL
Broadcast history
04 May 1990 11:47-12:00 (RADIO 4)
06 May 1990 21:02-21:15 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-04-30
  Programme Catalogue - Details: 04 May 199019900506First broadcast on 1990-05-04
Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 11 May 1990
Previous in series: MARTIN WADELL
Broadcast history
04 May 1990 11:47-12:00 (RADIO 4)
06 May 1990 21:02-21:15 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-04-30
  Programme Catalogue - Details: 199005111990051111 May 1990
Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: GEOFFREY TREASE
Previous in series: 04 May 1990
Broadcast history
11 May 1990 11:47-12:00 (RADIO 4)
13 May 1990 21:02-21:16 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-04-27
  Programme Catalogue - Details: 11 May 199019900513First broadcast on 1990-05-11
Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: GEOFFREY TREASE
Previous in series: 04 May 1990
Broadcast history
11 May 1990 11:47-12:00 (RADIO 4)
13 May 1990 21:02-21:16 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-04-27
  Programme Catalogue - Details: Geoffrey Trease19900518Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 25 May 1990
Previous in series: 11 May 1990
Description
SBH:Treasure Islands - interview with Geoffrey TREASE, the historical novelist who has been writing books for children for 50 years and whose 100th book will be published soon.
Incl.
readings by Jenny Howe & Paul Downing.
Producer: Jill Burridge.
Broadcast history
18 May 1990 11:47-12:00 (RADIO 4)
20 May 1990 21:02-21:15 (RADIO 4)
Contributors
Geoffrey Trease (Author)
Michael Rosen (int)
Jill Burridge (Producer)
Jenny Howe (rdr)
Paul Downing (rdr)
Notes: CAIRS 537875
  Programme Catalogue - Details: Geoffrey Trease19900520First broadcast on 1990-05-18
Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 25 May 1990
Previous in series: 11 May 1990
Description
SBH:Treasure Islands - interview with Geoffrey TREASE, the historical novelist who has been writing books for children for 50 years and whose 100th book will be published soon.
Incl.
readings by Jenny Howe & Paul Downing.
Producer: Jill Burridge.
Broadcast history
18 May 1990 11:47-12:00 (RADIO 4)
20 May 1990 21:02-21:15 (RADIO 4)
Contributors
Geoffrey Trease (Author)
Michael Rosen (int)
Jill Burridge (Producer)
Jenny Howe (rdr)
Paul Downing (rdr)
Notes: CAIRS 537875
  Programme Catalogue - Details: 199005251990052525 May 1990
Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: LADYBIRD BOOKS
Previous in series: GEOFFREY TREASE
Broadcast history
25 May 1990 11:47-12:00 (RADIO 4)
27 May 1990 21:02-21:16 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-05-22
  Programme Catalogue - Details: 25 May 199019900527First broadcast on 1990-05-25
Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: LADYBIRD BOOKS
Previous in series: GEOFFREY TREASE
Broadcast history
25 May 1990 11:47-12:00 (RADIO 4)
27 May 1990 21:02-21:16 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-05-22
  Programme Catalogue - Details: Ladybird Books19900601Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 08 June 1990
Previous in series: 25 May 1990
Description
SBH:Treasure Islands - LADYBIRD BOOKS.
In Ladybird's 50th year, Jill Burridge examines the competition the books now face & the controversy some of the books have aroused, particularly in re-telling classics.
Incl.
boy reading from the original 'Treasure Island' & the Ladybird version.
Broadcast history
01 Jun 1990 11:47-12:00 (RADIO 4)
03 Jun 1990 21:02-21:16 (RADIO 4)
Contributors
Robert Stevenson (Author)
Beatrix Potter (Author)
Jill Burridge (int)
Michael Rosen (Speaker)
Bill Murray (Speaker)
Chris Powling (Speaker)
Elaine Moss (Speaker)
Mike Gabb (Speaker)
Staphanie Barton (Speaker)
Notes: CAIRS 372441
  Programme Catalogue - Details: Ladybird Books19900603First broadcast on 1990-06-01
Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 08 June 1990
Previous in series: 25 May 1990
Description
SBH:Treasure Islands - LADYBIRD BOOKS.
In Ladybird's 50th year, Jill Burridge examines the competition the books now face & the controversy some of the books have aroused, particularly in re-telling classics.
Incl.
boy reading from the original 'Treasure Island' & the Ladybird version.
Broadcast history
01 Jun 1990 11:47-12:00 (RADIO 4)
03 Jun 1990 21:02-21:16 (RADIO 4)
Contributors
Robert Stevenson (Author)
Beatrix Potter (Author)
Jill Burridge (int)
Michael Rosen (Speaker)
Bill Murray (Speaker)
Chris Powling (Speaker)
Elaine Moss (Speaker)
Mike Gabb (Speaker)
Staphanie Barton (Speaker)
Notes: CAIRS 372441
  Programme Catalogue - Details: 08 June 199019900608Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 15 June 1990
Previous in series: LADYBIRD BOOKS
Broadcast history
08 Jun 1990 11:47-12:00 (RADIO 4)
10 Jun 1990 21:02-21:16 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-06-05
  Programme Catalogue - Details: 08 June 199019900610First broadcast on 1990-06-08
Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 15 June 1990
Previous in series: LADYBIRD BOOKS
Broadcast history
08 Jun 1990 11:47-12:00 (RADIO 4)
10 Jun 1990 21:02-21:16 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-06-05
  Programme Catalogue - Details: 15 June 199019900615Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 22 June 1990
Previous in series: 08 June 1990
Broadcast history
15 Jun 1990 11:47-12:00 (RADIO 4)
17 Jun 1990 21:02-21:15 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-05-30
  Programme Catalogue - Details: 15 June 199019900617First broadcast on 1990-06-15
Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 22 June 1990
Previous in series: 08 June 1990
Broadcast history
15 Jun 1990 11:47-12:00 (RADIO 4)
17 Jun 1990 21:02-21:15 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-05-30
  Programme Catalogue - Details: 22 June 199019900622Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 29 June 1990
Previous in series: 15 June 1990
Broadcast history
22 Jun 1990 11:47-12:00 (RADIO 4)
24 Jun 1990 21:02-21:16 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-06-19
  Programme Catalogue - Details: 22 June 199019900624First broadcast on 1990-06-22
Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 29 June 1990
Previous in series: 15 June 1990
Broadcast history
22 Jun 1990 11:47-12:00 (RADIO 4)
24 Jun 1990 21:02-21:16 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-06-19
  Programme Catalogue - Details: 29 June 199019900629Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 03 October 1990
Previous in series: 22 June 1990
Broadcast history
29 Jun 1990 11:47-12:00 (RADIO 4)
01 Jul 1990 21:02-21:15 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-06-25
  Programme Catalogue - Details: 29 June 199019900701First broadcast on 1990-06-29
Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 03 October 1990
Previous in series: 22 June 1990
Broadcast history
29 Jun 1990 11:47-12:00 (RADIO 4)
01 Jul 1990 21:02-21:15 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-06-25
  Programme Catalogue - Details: 03 October 199019901003Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 10 October 1990
Previous in series: 29 June 1990
Broadcast history
03 Oct 1990 15:47-16:00 (RADIO 4)
07 Oct 1990 21:02-21:15 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-09-28
  Programme Catalogue - Details: 03 October 199019901007First broadcast on 1990-10-03
Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 10 October 1990
Previous in series: 29 June 1990
Broadcast history
03 Oct 1990 15:47-16:00 (RADIO 4)
07 Oct 1990 21:02-21:15 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-09-28
  Programme Catalogue - Details: 10 October 199019901010Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 17 October 1990
Previous in series: 03 October 1990
Broadcast history
10 Oct 1990 15:47-16:00 (RADIO 4)
14 Oct 1990 21:02-21:16 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-09-28
  Programme Catalogue - Details: 10 October 199019901014First broadcast on 1990-10-10
Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 17 October 1990
Previous in series: 03 October 1990
Broadcast history
10 Oct 1990 15:47-16:00 (RADIO 4)
14 Oct 1990 21:02-21:16 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-09-28
  Programme Catalogue - Details: 17 October 199019901017Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 24 October 1990
Previous in series: 10 October 1990
Broadcast history
17 Oct 1990 15:47-16:00 (RADIO 4)
21 Oct 1990 21:02-21:15 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-10-11
  Programme Catalogue - Details: 17 October 199019901021First broadcast on 1990-10-17
Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 24 October 1990
Previous in series: 10 October 1990
Broadcast history
17 Oct 1990 15:47-16:00 (RADIO 4)
21 Oct 1990 21:02-21:15 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-10-11
  Programme Catalogue - Details: 24 October 199019901024Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 31 October 1990
Previous in series: 17 October 1990
Broadcast history
24 Oct 1990 15:47-16:00 (RADIO 4)
28 Oct 1990 21:02-21:16 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-10-19
  Programme Catalogue - Details: 24 October 199019901028First broadcast on 1990-10-24
Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 31 October 1990
Previous in series: 17 October 1990
Broadcast history
24 Oct 1990 15:47-16:00 (RADIO 4)
28 Oct 1990 21:02-21:16 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-10-19
  Programme Catalogue - Details: 31 October 199019901031Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 07 November 1990
Previous in series: 24 October 1990
Broadcast history
31 Oct 1990 15:47-16:00 (RADIO 4)
04 Nov 1990 21:02-21:15 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-10-24
  Programme Catalogue - Details: 31 October 199019901104First broadcast on 1990-10-31
Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 07 November 1990
Previous in series: 24 October 1990
Broadcast history
31 Oct 1990 15:47-16:00 (RADIO 4)
04 Nov 1990 21:02-21:15 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-10-24
  Programme Catalogue - Details: 07 November 199019901107Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: NURSERY RHYMES
Previous in series: 31 October 1990
Broadcast history
07 Nov 1990 15:47-16:00 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-10-19
  Programme Catalogue - Details: Nursery Rhymes19901114Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 21 November 1990
Previous in series: 07 November 1990
Description
Most small children learn verses like Humpty Dumpty from an early age.
Jill
Subject Categories
arts programmes (genre)
Broadcast history
14 Nov 1990 15:47-16:00 (RADIO 4)
18 Nov 1990 21:02-21:15 (RADIO 4)
Contributors
Michael Rosen
Jill Burridge
Nigel Carrington (rdr)
Raymond Briggs (Speaker)
Iona Opie (Speaker)
Faith Jaques (Speaker)
Nicola Bayley (Speaker)
Recorded on 1990-11-12
  Programme Catalogue - Details: Nursery Rhymes19901118First broadcast on 1990-11-14
Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 21 November 1990
Previous in series: 07 November 1990
Description
Most small children learn verses like Humpty Dumpty from an early age.
Jill
Subject Categories
arts programmes (genre)
Broadcast history
14 Nov 1990 15:47-16:00 (RADIO 4)
18 Nov 1990 21:02-21:15 (RADIO 4)
Contributors
Michael Rosen
Jill Burridge
Nigel Carrington (rdr)
Raymond Briggs (Speaker)
Iona Opie (Speaker)
Faith Jaques (Speaker)
Nicola Bayley (Speaker)
Recorded on 1990-11-12
  Programme Catalogue - Details: 21 November 199019901121Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 28 November 1990
Previous in series: NURSERY RHYMES
Broadcast history
21 Nov 1990 15:47-16:00 (RADIO 4)
25 Nov 1990 21:02-21:15 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-11-14
  Programme Catalogue - Details: 21 November 199019901125First broadcast on 1990-11-21
Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 28 November 1990
Previous in series: NURSERY RHYMES
Broadcast history
21 Nov 1990 15:47-16:00 (RADIO 4)
25 Nov 1990 21:02-21:15 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-11-14
  Programme Catalogue - Details: 28 November 199019901128Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 05 December 1990
Previous in series: 21 November 1990
Broadcast history
28 Nov 1990 15:47-16:00 (RADIO 4)
02 Dec 1990 21:02-21:15 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-11-27
  Programme Catalogue - Details: 28 November 199019901202First broadcast on 1990-11-28
Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 05 December 1990
Previous in series: 21 November 1990
Broadcast history
28 Nov 1990 15:47-16:00 (RADIO 4)
02 Dec 1990 21:02-21:15 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-11-27
  Programme Catalogue - Details: 05 December 199019901205Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 12 December 1990
Previous in series: 28 November 1990
Broadcast history
05 Dec 1990 15:47-16:00 (RADIO 4)
09 Dec 1990 21:02-21:15 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-11-29
  Programme Catalogue - Details: 05 December 199019901209First broadcast on 1990-12-05
Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 12 December 1990
Previous in series: 28 November 1990
Broadcast history
05 Dec 1990 15:47-16:00 (RADIO 4)
09 Dec 1990 21:02-21:15 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-11-29
  Programme Catalogue - Details: 12 December 199019901212Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 19 December 1990
Previous in series: 05 December 1990
Broadcast history
12 Dec 1990 15:47-16:00 (RADIO 4)
16 Dec 1990 21:02-21:15 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-12-07
  Programme Catalogue - Details: 12 December 199019901216First broadcast on 1990-12-12
Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 19 December 1990
Previous in series: 05 December 1990
Broadcast history
12 Dec 1990 15:47-16:00 (RADIO 4)
16 Dec 1990 21:02-21:15 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-12-07
  Programme Catalogue - Details: 19 December 199019901219Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 03 April 1991
Previous in series: 12 December 1990
Broadcast history
19 Dec 1990 15:47-16:00 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1990-12-12
  Programme Catalogue - Details: 27 September 199519950927Producer: J.
BURRIDGE
Next in series: 11 October 1995
Previous in series: 14 June 1995
Broadcast history
27 Sep 1995 14:47-15:00 (RADIO 4)
Recorded on 1995-09-19
   19970528Award-winning author and illustrator Quentin Blake gives a masterclass with students at the Royal College of Art.
With Michael Rosen.
   19970604Publishers launch 8,000 new titles for children every year.
Michael Rosen asks how this effects retailers, writers and readers.
  The Diary Of Anne Frank19970611`The Diary of Anne Frank' remains one of the world's most read books.
Michael Rosen asks what is its significance for children today.
   19970618Michael Rosen talks to author Anne Fine at the Birmingham Readers and Writers Festival.
   19970625In the last programme of the series, Michael Rosen invites Wendy Cooling to select paperbacks to interest all ages over the summer holidays.

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