Michael Rosen’s Sticky McStickstick: The Friend Who Helped Me Walk Again


by Rosen, Michael, Ross, Tony | Children’s, Teenage & educational
Published 04/11/2021 by Walker Books Ltd in the United Kingdom
Hardback | 40 pages

ISBN: 9781529502404 Category:


A powerful and personal story from one of Britain’s best-loved authors about his recovery from coronavirus.

After being admitted to hospital in 2020 with coronavirus, Michael Rosen had to learn to walk again. With the support of doctors and nurses and a walking stick he names ‘Sticky McStickstick’, he manages to embark on the slow steps to recovery. This moving picture book from the former Children’s Laureate, with illustrations from Tony Ross, tells a story of perseverance and hope, and is a testament to the importance of overcoming fear and learning to accept help.

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Weight 0.472 kg