You and Me, Little Bear by Martin Waddell

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"Once there were two bears, Big Bear and Little Bear. Big Bear is the big bear and Little Bear is the little bear". These words begin each of the stories in this series, which follows the adventures of the two characters.
 

About Martin Waddell

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Martin Waddell was born April 10, 1941, in Belfast, Ireland. He always wanted to be a professional soccer player. After having played for junior teams in Ireland, he left school at fifteen and held a variety of jobs, including working at a publishing company and as a night switchboard operator for a taxi company. Waddell is now one of the most prolific and successful contemporary children's writers, with more than one hundred books to his credit, some of them under his pseudonym Catherine Sefton. He won the 1986 Other Award, for his book Starry Night, which was also a runner up for The Guardian Childrenżs Fiction Award and was shortlisted for the Young Observer Teenage Fiction Prize. He has twice won the Smarties Book Prize, for Farmer Duck and Can't You Sleep Little Bear? He also won the 1989 Kurt Mascher Award for The Park In The Dark, the 1990 Bets Book For Babies for Rosieżs Babies and has been shortlisted for the 1992 Smarties Book Prize for Along The Lonely Road.
 
Published January 1, 1996 by WALKER BOOKS LTD. 30 pages
Genres: Nature & Wildlife, Sports & Outdoors, Children's Books, Literature & Fiction, Education & Reference, Religion & Spirituality. Fiction

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In this comforting story about a big bear trying to help a little bear overcome his fear of the dark, both the affectionate humor and the beguiling variations on a repetitive theme are reminiscent of Minarik's classic Little Bear (1957);

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This winning author/illustrator team scores again with their fifth tale of Big Bear and Little Bear.

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Waddell and Firth (Let's Go Home, Little Bear, 1993, etc.) have come up with another winning foray into the lives of the lovable Big Bear and Little Bear.

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Waddell and Wright take youngsters on two wacky excursions into the world of the green-faced, fanged Dracula family.

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Young readers will delight in the text's repetition and revel in the illustrations' warm details--as Big Bear reads in the aptly named Bear Chair (complete with claws and paws), for example, Little Bear can be glimpsed frolicking on his bed.

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A warm tale of togetherness, the story quickly strikes a theme familiar to any preschooler: ""Little Bear wanted to play, but Big Bear had things to do."" The cave needs cleaning, the wood needs fetching and, before long, Big Bear needs a nap.

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