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Bear's Big Bottom

Bear's big bottomBear was friendly,
Bear was sweet,
The nicest bear you’d ever meet!
With little paws and little feet, and a very BIG bear bottom!

Poor Bear! His bottom is causing chaos... Bump! Crash! Splat! Soon Bear is in great big trouble! Can he ever make it up to his friends?

This hilarious story of bottoms, bears and animal friends will have children giggling at Bear's bottom-based mishaps. Bear has trouble with everything, from watching TV and swimming to birthday parties and hide-and-seek! But one day, when naughty fox pays the friends a visit, Bear's Big Bottom manages to save the day. This is the perfect picture book to read and enjoy together and will have you and your little ones cheering 'hooray for Bear's Big Bottom'!

Bear's Big Bottom is part of the Little Tiger Press 'Reading Rocks' campaign. From this clumsy big-bottomed bear to a stubborn rhino, a rascally rat, two adventurous friends and a giraffe who loves to count, the beautifully illustrated picture books invite you to explore a world of exciting stories and loveable characters. Visit the website for lots of fun things you can do with your kids, from downloadable activity sheets to videos of the stories being read by the authors.

Bears Big Bottom

Watch Steve Smallman read Bear's Big Bottom

About the authorSteve Smallman

Award-winning author of Smelly Peter, The Great Pea Eater, Dragon Stew and The Monkey with the Bright Blue Bottom, Steve Smallman has taken up writing his own books after illustrating children's books for over 30 years. He also teaches illustration and mural-painting workshops in schools. When he's not working, Steve enjoys films, television, gardening and walking in the countryside.


About the illustrator

Highly commended in the Macmillan prize in 2011, Emma Yarlett began her career as an author and illustrator whilst still studying illustration at Falmouth University. She now paints, draws, collages, designs, doodles, splatters and sketches for a living from her studio at home and loves every minute of it! In her spare time Emma loves to eat Jaffa Cakes, craves pets and suppresses a desire to spend her entire income on colouring pencils.

If you receive a free copy, review or share your thoughts on Big Bear's Bottom on the discussion thread.

This giveaway has now closed, if you weren't lucky enough to recieve a free copy the you can buy Bear's Big Bottom.



Last updated: about 3 years ago