The boy, the bear and the dog are the best of friends. One day, the boy and the bear are sharing an ice cream together in a cafe, but when a little girl takes a fancy to the bear and snatches him, the dog and the boy have to act fast!
Sarah Hayes is the author of many books for children, including two more stories about the boy and his bear: This Is the Bear and This Is the Bear and the Scary Night as well as Mary, Mary, all illustrated by Helen Craig; The Grumpalump; Happy Christmas, Gemma (shortlisted for the Smarties Book Prize); and Eat Up, Gemma. Sarah Hayes is married with three children and lives in Thame, Oxfordshire. Helen Craig is a widely acclaimed illustrator of books for children, whose work includes The Town Mouse and the Country Mouse (shortlisted for the Smarties Book Prize); Rosie's Visitors; and the hugely popular stories about Angelina Ballerina, now on TV.