Mr Bear's New Baby by Debi Gliori


Mr Bear's New Baby by Debi Gliori

How can someone so small make so much noise? wonders Mr Bear. Mr and Mrs Bear and their woodland friends try everything, but nothing, it seems, will quieten the baby - until her big sister has an idea. Every parent will smile at Mr Bear's familiar predicament, told in this tender story illustrated with warm, glowing artwork. Created by award-winning Debi Gliori, the lovable Mr Bear and his family have delighted children for over ten years. Full of warmth and everyday domestic humour, each Mr Bear book captures the essence of family life and is a classic to be treasured and read time and time again.


What's special about this story of a family adjusting to the demands of a new-born baby is Gliori's sharp eye for detail -- Sally Williams The Guardian A delightful and heartfelt story The Scotsman Another delightful warm, entertaining story about the loveable Mr Bear from this award-winning author Stoke on Trent Sentinel Sure to appeal to both young children and parents alike. Beautifully illustrated Stoke on Trent Sentinel

About the Author

Debi Gliori

Debi started writing children's books in 1976, then attended art school in Edinburgh from 1979 to 1984. She received a travelling scholarship award to go to Milan, and worked as a freelance from 1984 onwards. She lives and works in Scotland, and her studio is situated in a thirteenth-century herb garden. She now has four children and her book No Matter What is dedicated to them. Debi Gliori is the author/illustrator of many books for children including Mr Bear, the winner of a Children's Book Award.

DEBI GLIORI is the award-winning author and illustrator of many Bloomsbury picture books including the Alfie series, The Trouble with Dragons, Dragon Love Penguin and the bestselling No Matter What. She has sold more than half a million books in the UK alone.

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32 pages
Interest Age: 2-5


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Publication date

7th June 2007



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