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We're Going on a Bear Hunt by Michael Rosen

Thu 7 March 2019

We're going on a bear hunt.
We're going to catch a big one.
What a beautiful day!
We're not scared.

So begins the award-winning children's book We're Going on a Bear Hunt, inspired by a North-American folk song, written by Michael Rosen and illustrated by Helen Oxenbury. Celebrate the splash-sploshing, squelch squerching adventure in the 30th anniversary edition of this family favourite.

Author Michael Rosen is renowned for his work as a poet, performer, broadcaster and scriptwriter. From 2007-2009 he was appointed Children's Laureate. He lives in London with his wife and children.

Helen Oxenbury is an award-winning illustrator and author who has won two Kate Greenaway Medals. She's best known for illustrating Farmer Duck by Martin Waddell, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll, and most recently Julia Donaldson's book The Giant Jumperee.

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Read by Ben Ely from Regurgitator's Pogogo Show

Published by Walker Books.

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