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Lindsay Mattick - Author

Lindsay Mattick, the great-granddaughter of Captain Harry Colebourn, grew up thinking of Winnie-the-Pooh as her owngreat-grandbear. She has shared Winnie's story as a radio documentary, spearheaded an original exhibition, and traveled to the UK to commemorate Harry and Winnie's experience in World War I. She works at Narrative Public Relations, and lives with her family in Toronto, Canada. Sophie Blackall is a celebrated artist whose work has appeared in the bestselling Ivy and Bean series; in multiple glorious, award-winning picture books; as part of a worldwide pro-vaccination campaign toeradicate measles; and on a renowned New York subway poster.

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The Finding Winnie: The Story of the Real Bear Who Inspired Winnie-the-Pooh
Lindsay Mattick - illustrated by Sophie Blackall
Before there was Winnie-the-Pooh, there was a real bear named Winnie. This is the moving and true story of the real bear named Winnie who eventually met up with a boy named Christopher Robin at London Zoo.
Lovereading Price: £9.59 - Saving £2.40 (20%) Featured in: 3+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 05/11/2015
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