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Maudie and Bear

Maudie and Bear

Maudie's world revolves around Maudie. Bear's world also revolves around Maudie - he is as patient and solid as a rock. Maudie is so confident of Bear's love she makes little effort to deserve it. Bear's remedy for loving Maudie is to love her some more. Perfectly captured is the... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781921541407
Published 1 October 2010 by Hardie Grant Egmont
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Ormerod, Jan
Illustrated by Blackwood, Freya

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ISBN-13 9781921541407
ISBN-10 1921541407
Stock Available
Status Publisher temporarily out of stock
Publisher Hardie Grant Egmont
Imprint Little Hare
Publication Date 1 October 2010
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Ormerod, Jan
Illustrated by Blackwood, Freya
Category Picture Books / Young Children's books
Picture Storybooks
Australian
CBCA Finalists: Early Childhood
CBCA Book of the Year: Early Childhood Notables
CBCA Book of the Year: Picture Books Notables
Interest Age 0-5 years
Reading Age 0-5 years
Library of Congress Bears, Friendship in children
NBS Text Picture Books
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Number of Pages 48
Dimensions Width: 279mm
Height: 231mm
Spine: 11mm
Weight 527g
Dewey Code 823.914
Catalogue Code 143465

Description of this Book

Maudie's world revolves around Maudie. Bear's world also revolves around Maudie-he is as patient and solid as a rock. Maudie is so confident of Bear's love she makes little effort to deserve it. Bear's remedy for loving Maudie is to love her some more. Perfectly captured is the intricate relationship between parent and child.

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Author's Bio

Freya Blackwood is a rising star in the international world of children's books. She was born in Edinburgh and grew up in Orange in NSW, Australia. Freya's illustrations for Two Summers won the Crichton Award in 2004 and the book was shortlisted for the Picture Book of the Year Award in the Children's Book Council of Australia 2004 awards. Emily Rapunzel's Hair was shortlisted in the Early Childhood section of the Children's Book Council of Australia 2006 awards. Her latest book Amy & Louis, which won the 2007 CBCA Picture Book of the Year for Younger Readers, was written by Libby Gleeson and has been published in Australia, the US, Germany, France and Korea. Freya has just illustrated a book written by Roddy Doyle which was published by Arthur A. Levine Books. Clancy & Millie and the Very Fine House, written by Libby Gleeson was published in October 2009 by Little Hare and has been shortlisted for the 2010 CBCA Early Childhood book of the year. In October 2010 Little Hare will be publishing Maudie and Bear, a picture book with renowned children's book writer, Jan Omerod. Having spent many years living in Wellington, New Zealand Freya now lives in Orange with her little girl Ivy, who was the inspiration behind her picture book Ivy Loves to Give (Little Hare, September 2010). Freya is also the illustrator for the award-winning Look, a Book! and the forthcoming Go to Sleep, Jessie! (both written by Libby Gleeson).

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