An exquisite new picture book from renowned illustrator, Emma Chichester Clark, creator of Blue Kangaroo. A magical story of friendship to power the imagination and encourage children (and bears! ) towards a lifelong love of reading. “That’s just silly! ” said his sister. “Bears don’t read! ” George isn’t happy doing the usual bear things like chatting and fishing. But what else is there? Then one day, he finds a book beneath a tree and knows. . . More than anything he wants to learn to read! But, arriving in town, George soon discovers that it’s not easy to be a bear at school! If only he could find someone to teach him the alphabet and change his life forever. . . Perhaps a little girl called Clementine can help? A feel-good story of determination and friendship – sure to encourage a lifelong love of books.
Published: 2014 by HarperCollins Publishers
Dimensions: 319 x 235 x 11mm
Author(s): Emma Chichester Clark
Bears Don’t Read! Hardback Book Edition by Emma Chichester Clark
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