Where's My Teddy?

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Candlewick Press, 1992 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
24 Reviews
Yikes! Eddie's in for the surprise of his life when he discovers that his teddy bear has grown much too big to cuddle! But there's fun in store when Eddie meets up with a real bear who's got just the opposite problem—his lost teddy bear has shrunk to a size that's much too small for such an enormous bear to cuddle. Could it be a case of mistaken identity? This fast-paced comedy of errors, illustrated with Jez Alborough's quirky artwork, is guaranteed to have children—and bears alike—reaching for their teddies!

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Pictures greatly enhance the text. - Goodreads
The pictures help us understand the words. - Goodreads
The writer uses a lot of words that carry emotion. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Zequoia Hyche - Goodreads

Where's My Teddy is a really great story that teaches children about sizes and which size is appropriate for which character. I like how Jez Alborough used the concept of bears to convey his story. I ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kristine Pratt - Goodreads

Unexpected and fun. A boy has lost his teddy bear and ventures into the woods to find it. There he finds one very very large teddy bear. Something isn't quite right. I laughed out lout at the ... Read full review

About the author (1992)

Jez Alborough was born in Kingston upon Thames, Surrey in 1959. After secondary school, Jez went to Art School in Norwich. After college, he spent two years as an editorial illustration freelancer, before he started writing and illustrating his own children's books. In 1984 his first book, Bare Bear, was published and in 1985 Jez was runner-up in The Mother Goose Award for this book. He has now written and illustrated over thirty books for children Alborough and 500 schoolchildren in London embraced each other for fifteen seconds in a giant "hugathon," raising nearly six thousand dollars for charity and earning a place in the Guinness Book of World Records in celebration of the publication of his book Hug.

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