This is the Bear and the Scary Night by Sarah Hayes, Helen Craig


This is the Bear and the Scary Night by Sarah Hayes, Helen Craig

The boy, the bear and the dog are the best of friends. But one day the bear gets lost and has to be searched for high and low. In This is the Bear and the Scary Night, the bear gets accidentally left behind in the park and has a scary night adventure! These delightful picture books are two of four in an early reader series that has been a huge success in the trade, schools and libraries.


Anyone old enough to be attached to a teddy bear will be enchanted... Sarah Hayes

's illustrations are just right. Wendy Cope, The Daily Telegraph; For those ready for their first story, there could be no better choice than This is the Bear. Judy Taylor, The Independent'

About the Author

Sarah Hayes is the author of many books for children, including two more stories about the boy and his bear: This Is the Bear and the Picnic Lunch and This Is the Bear and the Bad Little Girl as well as Mary, Mary, all illustrated by Helen Craig; The Grumpalump; Happy Christmas, Gemma (shortlisted for the Smarties Book Prize); and Eat Up, Gemma. Sarah Hayes is married with three children and lives in Thame, Oxfordshire. Helen Craig is a widely acclaimed illustrator of books for children, whose work includes The Town Mouse and the Country Mouse (shortlisted for the Smarties Book Prize); Rosie's Visitors and the hugely popular stories about Angelina Ballerina now on TV.

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32 pages
Interest Age: 2+


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Publication date

3rd March 2003



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