Big Bear Hug

byNicholas OldlandIllustratorNicholas Oldland

September 1, 2009|
Big Bear Hug by Nicholas Oldland
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A huge bear is wandering through the forest - but wait a minute! Who''s that he''s hugging? A beaver? And a moose? And a bird? And a tree?

Welcome to the world of Big Bear Hug, a contemporary fable about a bear who has an appetite for hugging everything in sight - even creatures that bears have been known to eat. One day, the benevolent bear meets up with a human. This human proceeds to do something the bear cannot understand: he raises his axe and begins to cut down a tree. Suddenly the bear doesn''t feel like hugging anymore and must make a difficult decision on how to stop this destruction in his forest.

The environmental message of Big Bear Hug is both funny and powerful, while simple enough to engage very young children and show them the awesome power of a hug.
Nicholas Oldland earned a degree in fine arts at Mount Allison University in New Brunswick, Canada, and enjoyed success as a commercial artist and filmmaker before taking up the role of creative director at Hatley, a popular apparel company. Big Bear Hug is his first picture book.Nicholas Oldland earned a degree in fine arts at Mount A...
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Title:Big Bear HugFormat:Picture BooksProduct dimensions:32 pages, 8.32 X 8.25 X 0.32 inShipping dimensions:32 pages, 8.32 X 8.25 X 0.32 inPublished:September 1, 2009Publisher:Kids Can PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:155453464X

ISBN - 13:9781554534647

Appropriate for ages: 3

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