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Bear child

Author: Geoff Mead; Sanne Dufft
Publisher: Edinburgh : Floris Books, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Preschool : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Now that people live in towns and bears live in the woods, have you ever wondered what happened to the bear folk? At bedtime Ursula asks Daddy to tell her the tale of the bear folk: special beings who can choose to be either a bear or a person, depending if they want to catch a fish or read a book. Bear folk live extraordinary lives, he tells her. They are strong and clever, kind and loving, adventurous and creative  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Picture books
Children's stories
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Preschool
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Geoff Mead; Sanne Dufft
ISBN: 9781782504764 1782504761
OCLC Number: 1029756360
Target Audience: 3+.
Description: 26 unnumbered pages : colour illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: written by Geoff Mead ; illustrated by Sanne Dufft.

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An inspirational story of parental love, belief and embracing individuality told through Geoff Mead's charming words and Sanne Dufft's ethereal illustrations. Who are the bear folk and what makes  Read more...

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'Every page turn brings text with a deft balance of exciting, often funny ideas and lulling rhythms... A sweet bedtime book.'-- Kirkus Reviews'Bear Child is an inspirational picture book story of Read more...

 
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