ONE Very Big Bear
By Alice Brière-Haquet
Illustrator Olivier Philipponneau, and Raphaële Enjary
  • Imprint: Abrams Appleseed
  • Publication Date: October 4, 2016
  • Price: $14.95
  • Trim Size: 8 x 10 12
  • ISBN: 1-4197-2117-8
  • EAN: 9781419721175
  • Page Count: 32
  • Illustrations: Two-color illustrations
  • Format: Hardcover (Self Ended)
  • Rights: World English
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As far as he can tell, Bear is the biggest thing around. He might even be a giant! It's not long before other, smaller animals set him straight in this charmingly illustrated book about counting and relative size. Together, two walruses, three foxes, and so on, are the same size as Bear, each teasing him for foolishly thinking that there is nothing bigger than he. When six sardines arrive to tell Bear that together, they are just as big as he is, Bear has had enough and gobbles them up for breakfast.

Praise

"An enjoyable read for younger readers."
Booklist
"A picture book for children who like a bit of a surprise when they are learning their numbers."
School Library Journal
"The closing scene... will leave readers giggling."
Publishers Weekly

About the author

Alice Brière-Haquet is an author and a teacher. She has published many children's books in French. She lives in France.
 
Olivier Philipponneau is a French illustrator who works and lives in Paris.
 
Raphaële Enjary is a graphic designer who lives and works in Paris.