Biscuit Bear by Mini Grey
  

Biscuit Bear

Written by Mini Grey
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Synopsis

Biscuit Bear by Mini Grey

When Horace bakes a biscuit in the shape of a bear, little does he know that his edible treat is going to turn into Biscuit Bear! For in the middle of the night, when all is quiet, that is exactly what happens, and Biscuit Bear decides that it is time he made some friends of his own. So, with flour, sugar and butter he does just that. In fact, he makes a whole circus of friends and the fun begins . . .

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In this charming tale told from the biscuit's point of view, Mini Grey creates a hugely satisfying night-world where fear can be seen off and a biscuit can change its chances in life * Guardian * Enjoyable as much for the witty innocence of the pictures as the barking-mad originality of the prose * Independent * Mini Grey, one of the brightest stars on the picture-book scene, seems to be incapable of producing a dull word or picture . . . Grey's text is beautifully matched by her clever visual jokes and inventive changes of perspective * Financial Times * Visually scrumptious, a flavoursome mix of wit and skill * The Sunday Times * A star turn * Observer *

About the Author

Mini Grey

Mini Grey studied sequential design at Brighton University before launching her first picture book, Egg Drop, in 2002. Trained in puppet making, set design, welding and carpentry, Mini’s style has an unconventional flare and instantly recognizable quirkiness. Her picture books include Traction Man is Here, Traction Man Meets Turbo Dog, Biscuit Bear, Egg Drop and The Pea and the Princess. Amongst numerous nominations & prizes, Mini has won the Smarties Book Award and the Kate Greenaway Prize for The Adventures of the Dish & Spoon.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Mini Grey
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Author's Website

minigrey.com/

Publisher

Red Fox Picture Books an imprint of Random House Children's Publishers UK

Publication date

7th April 2005

ISBN

9780099451082


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