The Most-Loved Bear

Sam McBratney

Illustrated by Sam Usher

Baby and toddler
03 October 2019
10 pages


From Sam McBratney, the author of beloved bestseller Guess How Much I Love You, and immense picture-book talent Sam Usher, The Most-Loved Bear is a captivating, classic picture book story that will enchant families for many years to come.

Growly Bear and Mary Rose are very best friends and do everything together. Until, one day, Growly Bear is left behind on a train. He's sure that Mary Rose will come back for him. However, as the days turn to weeks and the weeks turn to months, Growly Bear's fur gets worn, his eye comes loose and his Growl starts to fade. Then, a child picks him up! But it isn't the child he was expecting...

A warm, nostalgic tale about the enduring love between a child and their very favourite teddy bear - the perfect story for families to share at Christmas.

From the author of Guess How Much I Love You comes the story of Growly Bear, the teddy who is loved, lost, and finally found. A charming tale based on the adventures of a real teddy bear.