by Michael Rosen, illustrated by Tony Ross - £12.99 Walker Books Ltd (2021)
hardback ISBN 13: 9781529502404 | ISBN 10: 1529502403
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.
Recommended for readers aged 5-12
(Price & availability last checked: November 2021)