Goldilocks and Just One Bear

By Leigh Hodgkinson; Leigh Hodgkinson (Illustrator)
Nosy Crow, Hardcover, 9780763661724, 32pp.

Publication Date: August 14, 2012

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“Goldilocks and Just One Bear is a perfectly modernized version of the classic tale. Little Bear is all grown up and one day finds himself in the Big City. A clever twist at the end that kids won't see coming makes this a delightful read.”
— Jane Knight, Bear Pond Books of Montpelier, Montpelier, VT


Description

In this award-winning authorillustrator’s witty sequel to the traditional Goldilocks story, Little Bear is all grown up and Goldilocks is a distant memory. One day, Little Bear wanders out of the woods and finds himself lost in the Big City. Will he find the city too noisy? Too quiet? Or just right? And what are the chances of him bumping in to someone who remembers exactly how he likes his porridge?




About the Author
Leigh Hodgkinson is an animator who has made numerous award-winning short films. She is also the creator of the picture books "Boris and the Snoozebox" and "Boris and the Wrong Shadow". Leigh lives in London.

Leigh Hodgkinson is an animator who has made numerous award-winning short films. She is also the creator of the picture books "Boris and the Snoozebox" and "Boris and the Wrong Shadow". Leigh lives in London.



Praise For Goldilocks and Just One Bear

Hodgkinson’s drawings and helter-skelter text bear a resemblance to Lauren Child’s "Charlie and Lola" books, but this story’s happy ending is very much its own.
—New York Times online

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