A friendly, free-and-easy bear, A cosy, jolly, teasy bear Is always welcome everywhere. Fair and furry,fat and free, That's the kind of bear to be. Like me!
Joan G. Robinson was trained as an illustrator and began writing her own stories in 1939. She published over thirty books before her death in 1988. Her most enduring character, Teddy Robinson, first appeared in 1953. This collection of stories has been selected by the author's daughter Deborah -- star of the books and owner of the real Teddy Robinson.