Orange Pear Apple Bear
The CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal
Delight in a beautifully realized and very funny exploration of colour, the relationship between different objects, and the power of the imagination.
Orange Pear Apple Bear is a wonderfully simple and engaging picture book from award-winning author/illustrator Emily Gravett. By rearranging just four words, Emily Gravett creates a series of playful images which are a sheer joy – and intensely satisfying. The loose energy of the pencil and watercolour pictures will be irresistible to adults and children alike.
Perfect for reading out loud to very young children.
In the media
This book is daring, original and a joy.
Hold it in your hands and know that you're in the presence of greatness . . . Surreal, clever and enormous fun.
It should be handed out at birth. The perfect book to read aloud to babies.
Emily Gravett's colourful yet sparse illustrations cleverly depict a bumbling bear interacting in many different and imaginative ways with the fruit mentioned in the title