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Barbara Firth

  • 5 stars across 28 books
    Martin Waddell is widely acknowledged as one of the greatest living writers of books for children. He has won many awards for his work, including the prestigious Hans Christian Andersen Award in 2004.
    1st September 2013

    Can't You Sleep, Little Bear?

    Celebrate 25 years of Big Bear, Little Bear and their cosy cave in this gorgeous anniversary edition of a classic bedtim... More

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    4th April 2005

    You and Me, Little Bear

    While Big Bear works, Little Bear patiently plays his bear games all by himself. What he really wants, though, is for Bi... More

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    2nd August 2001

    Little Bear Stories

    "Once there were two bears, Big Bear and Little Bear. Big Bear is the big bear and Little Bear is the little bear." Thes... More

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    4th April 2005

    Well Done, Little Bear

    Little Bear wants to go exploring deep in the woods. Luckily, Big Bear is always there to look on, encourage him and hel... More

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    21st January 2006

    Sleep Tight, Little Bear

    A gentle, heart-warming bedtime tale, featuring the popular Big and Little Bear. Little Bear has found a little-bear-si... More

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    4th April 2005

    Let's Go Home, Little Bear

    Little Bear is having a great time, playing in the snowy woods, when he hears a plodding noise that makes him shiver. Su... More

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    1st September 1999

    Ti a Fi Arth Bach

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    4th April 2005

    Can't You Sleep Little Bear?

    Little Bear can't sleep. He is frightened of the dark, even with the biggest lantern of them all at his bedside. But Big... More

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    1st February 2006

    Can't You Sleep Little Bear?

    Little Bear can't sleep. He's frightened of the dark even with the biggest lantern of them all at his bedside. But Big B... More

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    1st March 2001

    Tom Rabbit

    Tom Rabbit is Sammy's soft-toy rabbit. One evening Sammy takes him out to the back field to see the real rabbits - and l... More

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    2nd March 1998

    Grumpalump

    Reading Together is a learn-to-read series of picture books for young children and parents to enjoy together. There are ... More

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    1st January 2004

    Hi Harry!

    Harry Tortoise is slow. He's v-e-r-y, v-e-r-y, v-e-r-y slow. He wants someone to play with. But everyone is so quick. Wi... More

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    7th July 2003

    Well Done, Little Bear

    These two new titles are a welcome addition to an already impressive collection of classic stories in miniature. Well Do... More

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    13th May 2006

    Can't You Sleep Little Bear?

    Little Bear can't sleep. He's frightened of the dark, even with the Biggest Lantern of Them All at his bedside. But Big ... More

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    1st February 2008

    Bee Frog

    Bee Frog's parents don't have much time for her games, so off she hops all by herself. Bee makes dragon noises, but soon... More

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    1st October 2002

    Sam Vole And His Brothers

    Another wonderful picture book from the makers of the Big Bear and Little Bear series. Sam wants to do something on his ... More

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    3rd April 2006

    Can't You Sleep Little Bear? Present Pac

    Little Bear can't sleep because he's frightened of the dark. Luckily Big Bear has an idea...The best bedtime story of th... More

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    27th January 1994

    Can't You Sleep, Little Bear?

    Little Bear is afraid of the dark, and just cannot go to sleep. Big Bear tries everything, and soon their cave shines wi... More

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    30th August 1996

    You and Me, Little Bear

    The creators of "Can't You Sleep, Little Bear?" and "Let's Go Home, Little Bear" tell another classic tale that rings wi... More

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    30th August 1996

    You and Me, Little Bear

    The creators of "Can't You Sleep, Little Bear?" and "Let's Go Home, Little Bear" tell another classic tale that rings wi... More

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    30th August 1996

    You and Me, Little Bear

    The creators of "Can't You Sleep, Little Bear?" and "Let's Go Home, Little Bear" tell another classic tale that rings wi... More

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    30th August 1996

    You and Me, Little Bear

    Big Bear has things to do but Little Bear wants to play. Little Bear helps Big Bear fetch wood and water then plays by h... More

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    30th August 1996

    You and Me, Little Bear

    Big Bear has things to do but Little Bear wants to play. Little Bear helps Big Bear fetch wood and water then plays by h... More

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