Little Bear's Little Boat

Little Bear's Little Boat

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Little Bear loves his little boat. He rows it around the lake. He fishes from it. He lies and dreams in it. But then something strange happens. Little Bear begins to grow and one day he no longer fits in his little boat. Poor Little Bear. Does getting bigger mean giving up the things you love? Every child who experiences growing pains will appreciate Little Bear's story. They will smile with satisfaction as the solution unfolds to Little Bear's problem in simple, lyrical words and charming more

Product details

  • 0-5
  • Hardback | 32 pages
  • 208 x 210 x 12mm | 322.06g
  • Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • col. Illustrations
  • 0747574782
  • 9780747574781
  • 356,556

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'A beautiful meditation on what it means to leave your childhood behind' The Observer 'A tale about moving on, told with vintage-style illustrations' Junior 'Guaranteed to become a favourite and taken everywhere ... You cannot help but fall in love with Little Bear' Angels and Urchins 'Eve Bunting deals delicately with the sadness of growing up, and joyfully with the experience of sharing ... charmingly illustrated, and with an important message about change' Juno magazineshow more

About Eve Bunting

Eve Bunting is the author of many books for children published by Egmont and HarperCollins and this is her first book for Bloomsbury. She lives in Pasadena, California. Nancy Carpenter lives in Brooklyn, New York and this too is her first book for more

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223 ratings
4.11 out of 5 stars
5 38% (85)
4 39% (88)
3 19% (42)
2 3% (7)
1 0% (1)
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