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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 Title is 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

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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 was born in Edinburgh and grew up in Orange in NSW, Australia where she now lives with her daughter Ivy. After graduating from UTS in Visual Communications, Freya worked in the film industry as a production assistant, runner and effects technician. She began illustrating picture books in 2002 and has since been shortlisted for, and won many prestigious awards, including the Kate Greenaway Medal in 2010. Award-winning titles include Two Summers with John Heffernan (2004 CBCA Chrichton Award winner) and Amy & Louis with Libby Gleeson (2007 CBCA Picture Book of the Year for Younger Readers) with Scholastic Press; Little Hare titles Maudie and Bear with the late Jan Ormerod (2011 CBCA Early Childhood Book of the Year); Look, A Book! with Libby Gleeson (2012 CBCA Picture Book of the Year); Go To Sleep Jessie with Libby Gleeson (2015 CBCA Early Childhood Book of the Year) and My Two Blankets with Irena Kobald (2015 CBCA Picture Book of the Year); and from Allen & Unwin The Cleo Stories: The Necklace and The Present with Libby Gleeson (CBCA Winner Book of the Year: Younger Readers). Freya works and creates in her backyard studio.

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