The Boy Who Saved a Bear

The Boy Who Saved a Bear

Children's, New & Recommended, Age 9-12
Paperback Published on: 06/04/2023
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Synopsis

A boy and a bear meet, become friends and have the adventure of their lives! From the author of The Girl Who Stole an Elephant comes another brilliant escapade. The fourth thrilling adventure set in a fictional Sri Lanka is jam-packed with peril, thieves and a

Nuwan works at the library, delivering books. One day, he accidentally takes away a very valuable key that's been hidden inside one of the books, and in the process thwarts the plans of some very dangerous thieves. On the run, he hides in a cave, only to discover in the middle of the night that he is sharing it with a big, hairy, terrifying bear! After some hair-raising moments, he and the bear reach an understanding and they travel on together, evading the bad guys and hoping the key will unlock the answers to the mystery so that they can stop running and return home...

  • Publisher: Nosy Crow Ltd
  • ISBN: 9781839943928
  • Number of pages: 240
  • Dimensions: 198 x 129 mm

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The Boy Who Saved a Bear
A triumphant, joyous end to a terrific series!
What a joy! I am positively beaming after reading Nizrana Farook's final book in her utterly brilliant Serendib series. These books have captured not only ... READ MORE
Chris Soul UK
The Boy Who Saved a Bear
A fabulous adventure story with nature at its heart
We were lucky enough to be sent a copy by the publisher - NosyCrow - and we loved it! This is another fantastic book by the hugely talented Nizrana Farook.... READ MORE
Melanie Lyne
The Boy Who Saved a Bear
Wow! I cried...read it.
Terrible as it seems I haven't read any of Nizrana Farook's books before! I will be now! This copy was kindly sent by Sian at Nosy Crow in advance. So her... READ MORE
T Lander
The Boy Who Saved a Bear
Heart-warming, feel good adventure
Nizrana Farook transports is back to the fictional Serendib for yet another heart-warming adventure. Nuwan feels constantly in the shadow of Krish, his s... READ MORE
Sara Logan Bennison
The Boy Who Saved a Bear
Another great adventure story from Nizrana Farook
A wonderful adventure story set in the sub-continent about a middle child who feels invisible. When his older brother is ill he sets out to complete his de... READ MORE
Andrea Barlien
The Boy Who Saved a Bear
Heart warming adventure
Nizrana Farook transports is back to the fictional Serendib for yet another heart-warming adventure. Nuwan feels constantly in the shadow of Krish, his s... READ MORE
Sara Logan Bennison
The Boy Who Saved a Bear
A great adventure
As a teacher, the children you tend to remember are not necessarily the ones who those outside of school might imagine. Yes, we’ve all taught children who ... READ MORE
Jacqui  Sydney
The Boy Who Saved a Bear
Yes, I welled up as soon as I closed the book
Yes, I welled up as soon as I closed the book. This is the fourth and final story by Nizrana Farook set on her imaginary island of Serendip (much akin to S... READ MORE
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