Awards & Winners

Michael Foreman

Date of Birth 21-March-1938
Place of Birth Pakefield
(United Kingdom)
Nationality United Kingdom
Also know as Mike Foreman
Profession Author, Illustrator, Writer
Michael Foreman is a British author and illustrator, one of the best-known and most prolific creators of children's books. He won the 1982 and 1989 Kate Greenaway Medals for British children's book illustration and he was a commended runner up five times. For his contribution as a children's illustrator he was U.K. nominee in 1988 and again in 2010 for the biennial, international Hans Christian Andersen Award, the highest recognition available to creators of children's books.

Awards by Michael Foreman

Check all the awards nominated and won by Michael Foreman.


Nominations 2011 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award


Nominations 1997 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Nestlé Smarties Book Prize The Little Reindeer
Silver Award, 6-8 years


Nestlé Smarties Book Prize
Honored for : War Game
(Gold Award, 6-8 years )


Kate Greenaway Medal
Honored for : War Boy, A Country Childhood


Kate Greenaway Medal
Honored for : Long Neck and Thunder Foot and Sleeping Beauty and Other Favourite Fairy Tales