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Not So Scary Bear

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Every day Scary Bear roams the forest looking for animals to scare. Every night he roars so loudly even the leaves on the trees shake. But looks can be deceiving.

What is Scary Bear's secret?

Not So Scary Bear is a tale of deception, friendship, and of being yourself, scary or not. Book features :

* Picture book for pre school children
* Themes of friendship and acceptance
* Be
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Published June 8th 2018 by Windy Hollow Books
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Amanda - Mrs B's Book Reviews
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Not So Scary Bear, a book both written and illustrated by Ruth Waters, was a gift from the author to her son for his 2nd birthday. Now Ruth Waters passes on her son’s gift to the wider reading community, with her thoughtful and delightful picture book. Not So Scary Bear, isn’t a scary read at all, in fact, it is the story of a bear all families that select this adorable book will soon love.

Scary Bear tries to do all the things scary bears are meant to do. He
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Library_geek
Jul 23, 2018 rated it really liked it
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Sometimes bears seem scary, with their loud snores and GRRRS, when they look so so tall and want frighten people. But this bear has a secret…shhh…he likes knitting, looking at the stars, and sitting quietly, and all he really wants is to have a friend; bear is lonely. This clever and delightfully written story takes us on a journey with bear as he tries to find a friend.

Ruth Waters book is fun, celebrates difference, and the importance of being true to yourself. This well p
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Rebecca Bowyer
Jun 13, 2018 rated it really liked it
Not So Scary Bear, by the very talented Ruth Waters, is a gorgeously illustrated, funny and adorable picture book for young children about bravery, breaking stereotypes and being yourself.

It's fun to read with vividly coloured pictures and plenty to talk about!
Amy
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Jun 15, 2018
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Jul 30, 2018
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