Bear Flies High (Hardback and Audio CD) by Michael Rosen
  

Bear Flies High (Hardback and Audio CD)

Written by Michael Rosen

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This is an exhilarating story about friends helping each other realise their dreams and, having great fun doing it. When bear wants to fly he’s helped by four little children to realise his dream. What fun they have. In addition, it comes complete with an audio CD that is read by the author. It’s a perfect book for reading aloud and for listening to on a journey. A joyful follow up to The Bear in the Cave and We’re going on a Bear Hunt.

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Bear Flies High (Hardback and Audio CD) by Michael Rosen

Bear is playing on the beach and, seeing the seagulls wheeling above him, decides that he would love to learn how to fly. And there are four children with him who know exactly how to make that happen. An exhilarating story about friends helping each other to realise their dreams - and have great fun doing it!

Reviews

Praise for The Bear in the Cave: The Bear in the Cave feels more like jazz than prose

'A long-awaited near-sequel to the bestselling, much-chanted We're Going on a Bear Hunt'

'Bear Flies High' 'A jolly book of wish fulfilment ... [it] is quite literally poetry in motion'

'Every bit as sing-songy as We're Going on a Bear Hunt, and backed by warm and vibrant illustrations'

About the Author

Michael Rosen

Michael Rosen is a hugely bestselling author of picture books and poetry. Michael frequently appears on radio and gives talks and lectures on children’s literature. Michael was the Children’s Laureate for 2007–2009 and the winner of the Eleanor Farjeon Award. He lives in London.

Join Michael Rosen as he attempts to break the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ title for the Largest reading lesson at 10am on Tues. 15 July. Watch below.

Michael Rosen on Michael Rosen:

Most of my adult life, I've been a freelance writer, teacher (of sorts), journalist, performer and broadcaster. I visit schools doing my one-man show, and support Arsenal Football Club.

I have often written about my life and family, but I also write occasional fantasy (usually based in a real place) and non-fiction.

Things you didn't know about Michael Rosen
I wear size 12 shoes.
I like speaking French.
I'm an atheist.
I love mobile phones.
I love houmous.
I can't live without green warty pickled gherkins.
I hate racism.
My father was American.
I can slide my top lip one way and my bottom lip the other.
I can play the harmonica.

Photo credit Laurence Cendroicz

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
Contains CD-Audio and Hardback
32 pages
Interest Age: from 0 to 5

Author

Michael Rosen
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Author's Website

www.michaelrosen.co.uk/

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Publisher

Bloomsbury Publishing PLC

Publication date

21st September 2009

ISBN

9780747597971

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