Orange Pear Apple Bear (Board)
Delight in a beautifully realised and very funny exploration of colour, the relationship between different objects and the power of the imagination in this sturdy board book version of the classic.
Orange Pear Apple Bear is a wonderfully simple and engaging picture book from award-winning author/illustrator Emily Gravett. By rearranging just four words, Emily Gravett creates a series of playful images which are joyful and intensely satisfying. The loose energy of the pencil and watercolour pictures will be irresistible to adults and children alike.
Perfect for reading out loud to very young children.
An orange, a pear, an apple - and a bear. Deliciously simple. Perfectly fun!
Shortlisted for Kate Greenaway Medal 2016.
This book is daring, original and a joy. Sunday Times Hold it in your hands and know that you're in the presence of greatness ... Surreal, clever and enormous fun. Bookseller It should be handed out at birth. The perfect book to read aloud to babies. Guardian
Emily Gravett is a graduate of Brighton University and a previous winner of the Macmillan Prize for Illustration. She burst onto the scene with the startlingly original Wolves, with which she won her first Kate Greenaway Award. Emily won her second for the extraordinary Little Mouse's Big Book of Fears. Some of her other titles include Little Mouse's Big Book of Beasts, Dogs, Monkey and Me, Cave Baby with Julia Donaldson and Tidy. Emily lives in Brighton.