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The Bestest Ever Bear

Illustrated by Colin West

A collection of poems featuring bears in aid of The Children's Trust.

A collection of thirty poems featuring bears (and one extra one not about a bear!) to celebrate thirty years of Walker Books and in aid of The Children’s Trust. The poems in this book are selected and illustrated by Colin West, a popular children’s author who has written over fifty children’s books and continues to produce poetry and picture books. The book features poems by Spike Milligan, Edward Lear, Roger McGough, Stanley Cook, Colin West himself and many more well-known poets.

  • Proceeds from the book will go to The Children's Trust
  • Lots of fantastic fun "bear facts" included at the back
  • Thirty poems about bears - plus one extra about a koala!

About the author

Colin West was born in 1951 and studied Graphic Design at Wolverhampton Polytechnic, and Illustration at the Royal College of Art, London. Shortly after graduating in 1975, his first book, a collection of nonsense verse was published. Since then he has written over fifty more children's books, including for Walker five Jungle Tales: "Have You Seen the Crocodile?"; "Not Me!" Said the Monkey; "Hello, Great Big Bullfrog!"; "Pardon?" Said the Giraffe and Go Tell it to the Toucan, as well as A Crocodile's Teeth.

ISBN: 9781406329735
Imprint: Walker
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: January 1, 2011
Dimensions: 129 x 198mm, 80pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $16.99
New Zealand RRP: $18.99
Stock Level: In Stock

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