The Adventures of Old Bo Bear

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Chronicle Books, Mar 2, 2006 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
No role's too wild and woolly for a boy and a bear. After an unfortunate encounter with a washing machine, count on one-eared Bo to get gloriously grungy againadventure by adventure. Alice Schertle and David Parkins introduce this dauntless duo in rollicking rhyme and irresistible illustrations.

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User Review  - matthewbloome - LibraryThing

I don't know why I'm as fond of this story as I am, but I like the book. My father would like this book because of the many explanations for the bear's missing ear, similar to a running joke that he ... Read full review


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Mama insists that Old Bo Bear is "World Class Dirty" and so tosses him into the washer. The poor teddy bear comes out short an ear! But the little boy and his teddy bear, matched in red-and-yellow ... Read full review

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About the author (2006)

Alice Schertle's recent books include 1, 2, I Love You (published by Chronicle Books), and All You Need for a Snowman , which was named a Highly Commended Book by the Charlotte Zolotow Award committee. Alice lives in western Massachusetts. Bears live ther

David Parkins's illustrations have appeared in magazines, comics, school textbooks, and books of all kinds. David lives in England with his wife and their nine-year-old daughter.

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