A beautifully-illustrated classic picture book treasury from popular author-illustrator Jane Hissey, featuring the beloved characters from the Old Bear series in a variety of charming and enchanting adventures. From winter picnics to theatrical performances, the stories within are perfect for bedtime reading.
Four miniature editions of the picture books Old Bear, Little Bear’s Trousers, Little Bear Lost and Jolly Tall in a boxed gift set. The brand new hardback editions of the classic stories feature abridged texts and revitalised full color illustrations.
In The Boat Race, the toys build their own boats and have a race along the stream. But things don’t go to plan when Little Bear’s boat gets caught by a gust of wind…In Little Bear’s Dragon the toys come across a fearsome dragon sleeping in the playroom, but why is it wearing Little Bear’s trousers?
Old Bear and his friends take a trip to the seaside! While the other toys play in the sand, Little Bear goes to sea in a bucket and makes a brand new friend Ð Splash the baby seal. Full of stunning illustrations that bleed off the pages in a riot of fun and movement. An absolutely wonderful gift book for Old Bear fans old and new.
"Ruby and her friends are having trouble with the Naughty Cats: The Naughty Cats eat their picnic. The Naughty Cats dress up in their clothes. And just look at the terrible mess they make with the paints! What can Ruby do? Blanket has a plan that’s fun for everyone. Can those Naughty Cats be Good Cats after all? "
All the toys want to do their own paintings, but things are not going according to plan. Spots run and become stripes, stripes become wavy, spots becomes splodges, but Old Bear comes to the rescue and shows the other toys what working together can achieve. A beautiful brand new edition of Jane Hissey’s classic playroom adventure, The All-Together Painting.
Little Bear is waving a square flag and the toys are cutting out square windows. Jolly Tall has a paper star and Hoot has stars on her apron. The toys are playing with some wooden cubes and Ruff’s birthday cake is a cube. Old Bear and his friends are finding shapes all over the place! How many shapes can you find? With circles, squares, spheres and more to discover with Jane Hissey’s classic illustrations, this is the perfect learning companion for children at Key Stage One.
R is for run. Rabbit is running in a race. Y is for yellow. Can you see two yellow ducks? M is for marbles. How many marbles has Cat found? With Jane Hissey’s classic illustrations, a simple text and an alphabet to follow on every double page this is the perfect companion for young children learning the alphabet.
Where is Little Bear? Bramwell Brown asks all the toys in the playroom, but nobody seems to know. When the toys play a game of hide-and-seek Little Bear finds a hiding place that is so secret, he disappears!
When a strange package arrives in the nursery, everyone is puzzled. What on earth could it be? Little Bear is sure it's full of treasure, but Duck has his doubts. 'It's probably empty,' he grumbles. But when the box speaks, it is clear that something much more exciting than treasure is inside. A beautiful brand new edition of Jane Hissey's classic playroom adventure, Jolly Tall.
It's winter time, and Jolly Tall has been gazing out of the window for days, but there's no snow. Then Little Bear has a brilliant idea - why not make their own? A beautiful brand new hardback edition of Jane Hissey's classic playroom adventure, Jolly Snow.
It’s the middle of the night when Hoot, a small woolly owl, wakes the toys with a ghostly Whooo! After an excting night-time adventure, Hoot has a special surprise for Little Bear and his friends. Brand new paperback edition of Jane Hissey’s classic picture book Hoot.
A woolly dog bounces into the playroom with no name and no home. But worst of all, he says he has never had a birthday! Luckily, Old Bear and the other toys are bursting with brilliant birthday ideas for their new-found friend. Brand new paperback edition of Jane Hissey’s classic picture book Ruff.
Ruby, Blue and Blanket are playing dressing up, but Ruby doesn’t know what to be; a cowboy, a witch or a ghost in a sheet? ‘I just can’t decide!’ she cries. Luckily Blanket’s idea makes everyone happy, but who will win the glittering prize? A brand new picture book from Jane Hissey featuring three colourful and exciting new characters.
It’s time to bring Old Bear back to the playroom! Old Bear tells the familiar story of how a much-loved teddy bear is lost and finally found again. Bramwell Brown and his friends Little Bear, Duck and Rabbit attempt to rescue Old Bear from the attic using a number of ingenious methods. This special limited collector’s edition includes scrapbook pages of bonus material making this a truly special gift for children to share and treasure.
A beautifully illustrated classic picture book treasury featuring five of Jane Hissey’s most-loved stories. Where have Little Bear’s missing red trousers gone? Can the toys rescue Old Bear from the attic? Will Jolly Tall ever get to see winter snowflakes? And just what is inside the mysterious box in the playroom? This hardback gift edition consists of Old Bear, Little Bear’s Trousers, Little Bear Lost, Jolly Tall and Jolly Snow and is perfect for bedtime reading.
Little Bear has lost his trousers! He sets off in search of them and discovers that all the toys have seen them, but no one seems to know where they are now. With help from Old Bear, Rabbit, Duck, Dog and Bramwell Brown, will he ever find his trousers? A brand new paperback edition of this amusing story, which is perfect for sharing with young children.
Ruff has a blue rubber bone and Little Bear is standing on a blue chair. Duck is hiding in a white box while Old Bear is cutting out white paper decorations. Can you find the stripy socks? Who better to learn your colours with than Little Bear and his friends? This lovely brand new edition board book introduces the youngest child to the colours red, orange, yellow, green, blue, purple, pink, white, brown and black as well as spots, stripes and checks.
Brand new edition rounded corner board book featuring Jane Hissey’s wonderful illustrations. A perfect pre-school early learning concept board book featuring the numbers one to ten. Ruff is wearing four boots while Dog is hiding four rubber bones. Duck has nine puzzle pieces and there are nine blue bubbles in Zebra’s bath. Sailor is carrying two buckets and Rabbit has two skis on his feet. Numbers are fun with Little Bear and all his friends. Jane Hissey’s classic illustrations, simple text, and the numbers one to ten appearing on every page provide a perfect companion for children who are learning to count.
Good morning Little Bear. Follow Little Bear’s day from the moment he wakes up to the time he has an afternoon nap. Brand new edition soft, pillowy cloth book featuring Jane Hissey’s wonderful illustrations. Ideal for babies and toddlers to engage and stimulate development. In Little Bear’s Day, Jane Hissey brings her magical nursery world alive for the very youngest children. Packaged in PVC wallet plus card insert.
It’s time for bed Little Bear. Follow Little Bear’s bedtime routine - from putting his toys away to snuggling down in his stripy pyjamas. Brand new edition soft, pillowy cloth book featuring Jane Hissey’s wonderful illustrations. Ideal for babies and toddlers to engage and stimulate development. In Little Bear’s Bedtime, Jane Hissey brings her magical nursery world alive for the very youngest children. Packaged in PVC wallet plus card insert.