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The Night Bear

By Ana de Moraes
Illustrated by Thiago de Moraes

The Night Bear loves nothing more than to munch on a good nightmare or two, but what happens when he accidentally chomps down on a dream?

Sweet dreams, sleep tight, hope the Night Bear comes tonight... After dark, the Night Bear goes on the hunt for his favourite snack: delicious nightmares. But one night, he almost munches on a dream of unicorns and rainbows by mistake – yuck! It might not be his up of tea, but surely there’s someone who might like it? Prize-winning husband and wife team Ana and Thiago de Moraes present The Night Bear: the perfect bedtime story.

  • This stunning picture book from Brazilian husband and wife team is the perfect bedtime story.
  • Create a new bedtime tradition tradition: sweet dreams, sleep tight, hope the Night Bear comes tonight...
  • Ana and Thiago's debut The Zoomer’s Handbook won the Sheffield Children’s Book Prize 2016 (Picture book category) and was longlisted for the Klaus Flugge Prize 2016.

About the author

Ana de Moraes grew up in Brazil, and now lives in London with her husband and picture book co-creator Thiago and their children. She has always been an incurable storyteller, working as a journalist and creator of television shows, and since having children is exploring ways to share those universal stories with a younger audience.

About the illustrator

Thiago De Moraes grew up obsessed with drawing and would doodle on anything – even his exam papers. He started illustrating professionally at the age of 16 for a Brazilian newspaper, and has won major awards for his illustration work in advertising. After university Thiago came to London with his wife and picture book co-creator Ana, and they still live there with their children.

ISBN: 9781783447145
Imprint: Andersen Press
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Hardback
Release Date: May 2, 2019
Dimensions: 240 x 280mm, 32pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $24.99
New Zealand RRP: $26.99
Stock Level: In Stock

Last updated on 07/08/19 at 01:16:05
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