No missing pages. A sweet story of several toy friends who begin to miss Old Bear. or during the countdown "...Five, four, three, two, one! by Philomel Books. Jane Hissey was born in Norwich in 1952 and currently lives in East Sussex. Any international shipping and import charges are paid in part to Pitney Bowes Inc. International shipping and import charges paid to Pitney Bowes Inc. International shipping paid to Pitney Bowes Inc. Any international shipping is paid in part to Pitney Bowes Inc. I dunno, the story just doesn't have enough going on for how long it is. Bramwell Brown remembers his friend, Old Bear, who, a long time ago, was put away in the attic for safe keeping. Several attempts are made before Rabbit and little bear realise that they can rescue old bear by flying in a toy helicopter up to the attic. ), This was the first time I read old bear and quite enjoyed the story. This item will be shipped through the Global Shipping Program and includes international tracking. Jane Hissey's books were some of my absolute favourites as a young child. Copyright © 1995-2021 eBay Inc. All Rights Reserved. Other offers may also be available. First published in 1986, it later became the inspiration for BAFTA award winning TV series Old Bear Stories. Bramwell Brown and his friends Little Bear, Duck and Rabbit attempt to rescue Old Bear from the attic using a number of ingenious methods. For additional information, see the Global Shipping Program. ~ ThriftBooks: Read More, Spend Less, Fairy Tales & Fantasy Antiquarian & Collectible Books, Jane Austen Antiquarian & Collectible Books. Qualifying purchases could enjoy No Interest if paid in full in 6 months on purchases of $99 or more. Something went wrong. ~ ThriftBooks: Read More, This amount includes applicable customs duties, taxes, brokerage and other fees. I'm going to go out on a limb and give it the full five stars. Old Bear Diary 1997 [Hissey, Jane] on Amazon.com. He was put up in the attic to protect him when the children were young. He was put up in the attic to protect him when the children were young. His friends proceed to attempt his rescue. At the end of it, I thought this would be a great book to read to KS1 children and would be an excellent story that could be implemented within the lesson plan and the theme of toys. A brand new paperback edition of Jane Hissey's classic picture book tells the familiar story of how a much-loved teddy bear is lost and finally found again. Stun-ning, and absolutely apt for this charmer of a tale. $7.43. An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers. Trusted seller, fast shipping, and easy returns. See the seller’s listing for full details and description of any imperfections. Her holidays were spent wandering fields and lanes, conjuring up fantastical worlds with pencil and sketchbook. "Old Bear" tells the story of how an old and fragile teddy is retrieved from the attic by his other soft-toy friends. She is a British writer and illustrator. of episodes41 Production Running time10 mins Production companyCarlton Television Release Original networkITV Network Channel 5 Original release24 September 1993 – 23 December 1997 Old Bear Stories was a BAFTA award-winning stop frame animation television series for children based on the Old Bear and Friends books by Jane Hissey. Old Bear teaches his fellow toys (and young readers, too) a worthy lesson about the benefits of teamwork. A book that has been read but is in good condition. Old bear has been up in the attic for a very long time. Jane Hissey has written and illustrated over 20 picture books. The PayPal Credit account is issued by Synchrony Bank. The characters and illustrations are based on the author's own children's most beloved toys; similar to the inspiration of A.A. Milne's, Christopher Robin and Pooh. 7. A much-needed diversion. Childhood memories and annual traditions. This is a great story of toy friends working together to rescue the teddy bear abandoned in the attic. An amazing book about a group of stuffed animals and their adventure to welcome back a treasured bear. A book about some toys who realise their friend had not come back from being put away in the attic. Little Bear's Alphabet (Old Bear & Friends) Jane Hissey $4.09. Very Good. As a child growing up in Norfolk, Jane developed a love for writing and drawing. But now they are old enough to take care of him and so Duck, Rabbit, Little Bear and Bramwell Brown decide to rescue him from the attic. Free shipping for many products! by Jane Hissey, Jane Hissey (ISBN: 9781908759993) from Amazon's Book Store. The Jane Hissey Collection. Old Bear Bookmark Let us know what’s wrong with this preview of, Published Bramwell Brown and his friends Little Bear, Duck and Rabbit attempt to rescue Old Bear from the attic using a number of ingenious methods. After receiving the item, contact seller within. We loved the premise of the story and the drawings. No additional import charges at delivery! show more ZERO!" They work together using their creativity and heart to rescue the bear. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Old Bear by Jane Hissey (1986, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! And then there is a happy reunion and snuggling. In this particular book, we read about Old Bear who has been stored away in the attic for his own protection, as he is old and tattered. I thought the story book put accross a sense of belonging and was good for providing children with positive messages about looking out for our friends and caring for one another. I loved the old toys as they schemed ways to get Old Bear down from the attic. Saved by Roz Meredith. Free shipping . Love the Jane Hissey illustrations and the sweet tales of the shenanigans stuffed animals get up to when the family is not watching. The Old Bear Collection. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Little Bear finds Bramwell Brown examining a piece of tinfoil. Stories and illustrations are perfect for a bedtime book. The Jane Hissey treasury: Old Bear ; Little Bear's trousers ; Little Bear lost. (Or at least that's what I think my 7 year old would say if he read this book. Minimum monthly payments are required. Old Bear Diary 1997 4.7 out of 5 stars 51. Was it that long ago?? Please enter 5 or 9 numbers for the ZIP Code. During her childhood he was a main focus of her games, and when she was an adult he provided the inspiration for her first illustrated book. Spine may show signs of wear. But these darling toys persevere. The story is sweet and well-told, but the illustrations--oh, those illustrations!--they're absolutely gorgeous. The lovely cover was familiar and as I flipped through the pages, my mind and heart were flooded with the memories of these adorable tales and beautiful illustrations. Get the item you ordered or get your money back. But the art is stunning. His friend's are on a mission to bring him back home. I particularly love the pictures and the creativity of all the attempted rescue methods (including making parachutes out of handkerchiefs! Start by marking “Old Bear” as Want to Read: Error rating book. Select PayPal Credit at checkout to have the option to pay over time. Her illustrations are unique, using layers of colour pencil to build a more full & finely detailed finished image.The Old Bear & Friends series has sold more than 7 million copies worldwide! Spine may show signs of wear. Mar 13, 2015 - Explore Charlotte Adams's board "Jane Hissey old bear" on Pinterest. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Jane Hissey $4.19 - $4.79. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. What a perfect story by itself. Jane Hissey, writer and illustrator of the 'Old Bear' books - this is the official channel for the original 'Old Bear Stories' TV series. TEDDY BEAR TALES By JANE HISSEY. For additional information, see the Global Shipping Program, This amount includes applicable customs duties, taxes, brokerage and other fees. The Old Bear Collection (Old Bear and Friends) Jane Hissey. It's not easy getting a toy down from the attic when you are a toy. He was later joined by other soft toy characters. View cart for details. Pages can have notes/highlighting. Share on Facebook - opens in a new window or tab, Share on Twitter - opens in a new window or tab, Share on Pinterest - opens in a new window or tab. $7.61. The item you've selected was not added to your cart. 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