Bear Has a Story to Tell by Philip C. Stead


Bear Has a Story to Tell by Philip C. Stead

It was almost winter and Bear was getting sleepy. But first, Bear had a story to tell...And so Bear sets out to tell his friends, but with winter fast approaching they are all far too busy to listen. By the time Bear is through helping his friends get ready for winter, will anyone still be awake to hear his story?


Delightful ... Wonderfully illustrated with spare drawings in earthy watercolor. New York Times Gorgeous illustrations and a charming story make this a lovely book to share. -- Clare Poole Booksellers

-- Marilyn Brocklehurst Booksellers

's compositions exude an ineffable, less-is-more charm, Kirkus Starred Review, Best Books for 2012 Touching and sensitive ... A beautiful, calming bedtime read. Carousel'

About the Author

Philip C. Stead and Erin E. Stead won the Caldecott Medal for A Sick Day for Amos McGee, their first book together. Philip is also the author and illustrator of Creamed Tuna Fish and Peas on Toast. They divide their time between Ann Arbor, Michigan, and New York City.

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32 pages
Interest Age: To 5


Philip C. Stead
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Publication date

6th September 2012



Publisher Profile

Andersen Press Ltd is an imprint of Andersen Press

logo Andersen Press is one of the leading independent children’s publishers, publishing some of the biggest names in the world of children's books including the much-loved picture book characters the Little Princess and Elmer the patchwork elephant. Andersen Press is the home of many award-winning authors and illustrators including Melvin Burgess, Rebecca Stead, Satoshi Kitamura, Tony Ross, David McKee, Chris Judge and Jeanne Willis. Founded in 1976 by Klaus Flugge it won the Bologna Best Children’s Publisher prize in the European Category in 2016, the company’s 40th anniversary year.

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