The Old Bear by Jane Hissey


The Old Bear by Jane Hissey

One of the Old Bear stories has been adapted and abridged by the author/illustrator for this board-book edition. Many years ago Old Bear was packed away in a box and taken up to the attic. There he stayed until Bramwell Brown decided it was time to bring him back to the playroom.

About the Author

Jane Hissey

Jane studied illustration at art college, and was taught by Raymond Briggs before becoming an Art teacher herself. She has three grown up children; Owen, Alison and Ralph, and lives in East Sussex with her husband Ivan, who is also an illustrator.

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Board book
15 pages


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Publication date

2nd April 1998



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