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The Very Itchy Bear - Nick Bland

Hardcover

Published: 1st August 2010
For Ages: 1 - 4 years old
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"Bear is here...and here is Flea (but Flea's a little small to see). This is Flea about to bite, but not because he's impolite. He's biting bear to say, 'Hello!', biting high and biting low." There is just one creature bothering Bear: a persistent flea.

Bear tries to get away, but Flea just won't leave him alone. When Bear finally gets rid of Flea, he finds that he misses him - and a new friendship is born.

About The Author

Nick Bland is a published illustrator of children's books. A published credit of Nick Bland is I Lost My Kisses .

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      5.0

      Wonderful Children's Book

      By Mum of 2

      from Sydney

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      Comments about The Very Itchy Bear:

      Another great children's book from a great author.

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      5.0

      Great Book

      By sweet 1

      from perth

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        Comments about The Very Itchy Bear:

        my 6 yr old daughter loves this book she reads it everyday i would reccommend it to anyone wanting to buy a fun book for their child

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        5.0

        Fantastic Children's Story

        By Kazza

        from Bulli

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          This is a fantastic edition to any early childhood service and has always been well recieved and an often requested book.

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          ISBN: 9781741696516
          ISBN-10: 1741696518
          Audience: Children
          For Ages: 1 - 4 years old
          For Grades: K - 2
          Format: Hardcover
          Language: English
          Number Of Pages: 24
          Published: 1st August 2010
          Publisher: Scholastic Australia
          Dimensions (cm): 25.700 x 24.700  x 0.800

          Nick Bland

          Nick Bland was born on a farm in the Australian Yarra Valley in 1973. The son of an artist and a primary school teacher, he spent his early childhood climbing haystacks and making mischief in his father's studio. When he moved to “the bush” at age 6, he discovered a wonderful new world and his creativity bloomed. Nick always told family and friends he was going to be a cartoonist and a writer. It wasn't until 1996, when he stumbled into a bookshop job, that he finally found the medium that would bring those two loves together. Untrained, he spent the next couple of years reading every picture book that hit the shelves and began honing his style as a storyteller and illustrator. He illustrated several readers before sending A Monster Wrote Me a Letter to Scholastic Australia in 2001. Since then, Nick illustrated I Lost My Kisses and created The Very Cranky Bear. He lives in tropical Darwin, where he works as a guardian for 120 aboriginal boys who board nearby. He loves both of his jobs and hopes to combine them in the near future.

          Visit Nick Bland's Booktopia Author Page