The Best Bear in All the World

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Egmont UK Limited, 2016 - Children's stories - 128 pages
Celebrate 90 years of Winnie-the-Pooh with The Best Bear in all the World, the official sequel to the original stories by A.A. Milne. With brand-new stories from some of the most beloved children's authors writing today: Paul Bright, Brian Sibley, Kate Saunders and Jeanne Willis - each will transport you back into the Hundred Acre Wood for more adventures with Winnie-the-Pooh, Christopher Robin, Piglet, Tigger, Eeyore and the rest of the gang. With decorations by Mark Burgess, in the style of the cherished illustrations by E.H. Shepard. This book will delight fans old and new. The short stories are perfect bedtime reading for ages six and up. Do you own all the classic Pooh titles? Winnie-the-Pooh The House at Pooh Corner; When We Were Very Young; Now We Are Six. The nation's favourite teddy bear has been delighting generations of children for 90 years. Milne's classic children's stories - featuring Tigger, Piglet, Eeyore, Christopher Robin and, of course, Pooh himself - are both heart-warming and funny, teaching lessons of friendship and reflecting the power of a child's imagination like no other story before or since. Pooh ranks alongside other beloved characters such as Paddington Bear, and Peter Rabbit as an essential part of our literary heritage. Whether you're 5 or 55, Pooh is the bear for all ages.

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About the author (2016)

Paul Bright is a writer of picture books and poetry for children. His second book, Quiet! was shortlisted for the Blue Peter Book Award, Crunch Munch Dinosaur Lunch was shortlisted for the Red House Book Award and I'm Not Going Out There! won the Stockport Schools Book Award.

Brian Sibley is a writer, broadcaster and radio dramatist. The author of Three Cheers for Pooh, published last year by Egmont, he edited The Pooh Sketchbook and The Pooh Book of Quotations and has written, lectured and broadcast on the work of A A Milne and E H Shepard.

Kate Saunders has written numerous books for adults and children. Her books for children have won awards and received rave reviews, and include Beswitched and The Whizz Pop Chocolate Shop. In 2015, Kate won the Costa Children's Prize for novel Five Children on the Western Front, a sequel to E Nesbit's Five Children and It.

Jeanne Willis wrote her first book aged five and has now written over three hundred titles including The Bog Baby and Dr Xargle's Book of Earthlets. She has won numerous awards, including the Children's Book Award, the Silver Smarties Prize and has been shortlisted for the Whitbread Award.

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