Big Bear Little Chair (Hardcover)

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— Chronicle Books

A charming book, slim and tall with retro simplicity. Boyd helps toddlers explore opposites with a fresh new look and feel. Ages 3-5. — Jessica Wood


A New York Times Best Illustrated Book of 2015
In this artful and deceptively simple book, master book creator Lizi Boyd is at it again. Using her inimitable style to expand upon a familiar concept, she has created a compendium of unexpected opposites that is also a charming and emotionally warm story about Big Bear, little bear, and the stories that bring them together.

About the Author

Lizi Boyd is the author and illustrator of many children's books, including Inside Outside and Flashlight, and also creates papers, ribbons, cards, and other works of delight. She lives in Vermont.

Praise For…

"A beautiful and creative exploration of size and relativity."--Kirkus Reviews

"Opposites receive a fresh interpretation in this stylish selection."--School Library Journal, starred review

"Big Bear Little Chair is in perfect form with big height, little width found in Lizi Boyd's presentation of a uplifting story of opposites."--Books Whatnot

"A gorgeous book that's fun to own simply because it's so pretty."--Design Mom

"A big treat."--Kirkus Reviews Children's Blog

"Ideal for teaching young kids the concepts of big and little -- and just for having fun!"--Common Sense Media

" Each tall and skinny page is as stunning as the next."--BoingBoing

New York Times Best Illustrated Book of The Year

"Young readers will ask for it to be read aloud repeatedly."--Reading Today

"A cool, surprising gem." -- Boston Globe

"Each tall and skinny page is as stunning as the next."--Boing Boing

"When they put their chairs together, everything is right with the world."--Metropolis Magazine

"Stylishly illustrated tale about how size matters (sometimes) and the dynamics of opposites."--People Magazine

Product Details
ISBN: 9781452144474
ISBN-10: 1452144478
Publisher: Chronicle Books
Publication Date: October 6th, 2015
Pages: 36
Language: English