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The Bear Who Never Gave Up
The Bear Who Never Gave Up

The Bear Who Never Gave Up

Picture Books


32 Pages, 10.6 x 9

Formats: Hardcover Picture Book

Hardcover Picture Book, $16.99 (US $16.99) (CA $22.99)

Publication Date: October 2018

ISBN 9781787004627

Rights: US & CA

Willow Tree Books (Oct 2018)

Price: $16.99


Dance along with Bear in this uplifting story about perseverance. One day Bear spots a poster for an ice-skating competition and despite past failures, he enters and wins! The Bear Who Never Gave Up is an uplifting story that will encourage children to persevere in order to reach their potential and fulfil their dreams.

Author Biography

Monika graduated with a BA Hons in illustration from the University of Wolverhampton and was honored with the Dean's Prize for Excellence in Visual Communications. Monika went on to study for a Master's degree in Children's Book Illustration at the Cambridge School of Art and now works for clients including Bloomsbury, Miles Kelly and Top That Publishing. In 2014, Monika was awarded the Golden Pinwheel award for best international children's book at the Shanghai Children's Book Fair. "The Bear Who Never Gave Up" is her debut picture book for Top That.