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Roger Lancelyn Green

  • 5 stars across 9 books
    Roger Lancelyn Green was born in 1918. He loved storytelling and was fascinated by traditional fairy tales, myths and legends from around the world. His retellings include Egyptian, Greek and Norse legends, plus a retelling of Robin Hood. He died in 1987. Roger Lancelyn Green was born in 1918. He loved storytelling and was fascinated by traditional fairy tales, myths and legends from around the world. His retellings include Egyptian, Greek and Norse legends, plus a retelling of Robin Hood. He died in 1987.


    Michael Rosen is one of the best known figures, not only in the children's book world but also the British arts scene. His first book of children's poems was published in 1974, and he has gone on to write numerous and award-winning children's books such as Quick, Let's get Out of Here, We're Going on a Bear Hunt and Chocolate Cake. Alongside this he performs, teaches, lectures, presents Word of Mouth on BBC Radio 4 and reviews books for the Guardian. He was Children's Laureate from 2007 to 2009, and founded the Roald Dahl Funny Prize in 2008 as part of his laureateship to honour books that make children laugh!
    5th March 2009

    Tales of the Greek Heroes

    The mysterious and exciting legends of the gods and heroes in Ancient Greece, from the adventures of Perseus, the labo... More

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    5th November 2015

    The Adventures of Robin Hood

    Puffin Pixels is a new collection of classics featuring pixelated, 8-bit cover artwork. For older readers nostalgic for ... More

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    5th November 2015

    King Arthur and His Knights of the Round Table

    Puffin Pixels is a new collection of classics featuring pixelated, 8-bit cover artwork. For older readers nostalgic for ... More

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    5th November 2015

    Tales of the Greek Heroes

    Puffin Pixels is a new collection of classics featuring pixelated, 8-bit cover artwork. For older readers nostalgic for ... More

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    21st October 1993

    King Arthur And His Knights Of The Round Table

    The legends of King Arthur - the most revered hero of British Mythology - have been retold many times, but Roger Lancely... More

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    28th April 1994

    Myths of the Norsemen

    The great Norse sagas are full of magic and heroic deeds. Odin's wanderings, Thor's hammer, the death of Bakkur, the v... More

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    6th October 1994

    The Adventures Of Robin Hood

    The story of Robin Hood, said Roger Lancelyn Green can never die, nor cease to fire the imagination. Like the old fairy ... More

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    24th May 2016

    The Adventures of Robin Hood

    Robin Hood steals from the rich to give to the poor, cleverly evading the Sheriff of Nottingham with the help of his fri... More

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    28th April 1994

    Myths of the Norsemen

    Retells the surviving myths of the Norsemen in one continuous narrative. The great stories of the yawning void, Ymir, fa... More

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