Great Bear Gathering


“Next item on the agenda: honey, and how can we get more of it”


Block Party


“No need to be shy Mr. Bear, we’re pleased to have a new neighbourhood join us at the block party”

Oatmeal for Days


“Here’s your oatmeal Baby Bear. There’s plenty more on the stove, some in the tagine, and I ran out of places to put it, so there’s some in bowls on the floor too”



“Hush now, don’t cry Baby Bear. We will go out to IKEA and get you a nice POÄNG chair.”


Animal Identification

Frontispiece book image of bears or dogs or wolves

“For the last time, I don’t care what your cousin Rupert told you – do we look like bears? We are not bears and that’s the end of it”