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Fuzzy Wuzzy Was a Bear (Extended Nursery Rhymes)

A Nursery Rhyme Adventure

Illustrated by Alex Patrick
Published by Little Genius Books
Distributed by Simon & Schuster



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About The Book

The classic nursery rhyme/tongue twister . . . now the beginning of a sweet and silly rhyming adventure for toddlers!

Fuzzy Wuzzy Was a Bear.
Fuzzy Wuzzy Had No Hair…

So begins this classic nursery rhyme adventure, where not only does Fuzzy lack hair, but also the courage to play with his animal friends! So, he sits alone in his cave trying on wigs. That is, until Wacky Quacky comes along to introduce him to all the other animals in order to show him that what makes us different is exactly what makes us amazing!

There are giggles on every page, as children learn what makes the other animals in the story different . . . and amazing, including an elephant with very special ears, a monkey with interesting legs, a giraffe with a unique neck, and more! Share this re-imagining of the classic nursery rhyme and tongue twister with your children and make memories to last a lifetime.

About The Author

Joe Rhatigan is an author and editor whose twenty-year book publishing career has taken him from creating and managing imprints to editing and/or writing more than 100 children’s books for trade, wholesale, and educational markets. His picture books and fiction include I Love a Book (MoonDance Press, 2017), The Egg Salad Sandwich Incident (Teacher Created Materials, 2019), Everyone Toots (MoonDance Press, 2018), and Doggie Day Care (Little Hippo Books, 2020). His nonfiction includes Little Genius Solar System (Little Genius, 2021) Step into Reading: Space (Random House Books for Young Readers, 2016), 50 Wacky Inventions Throughout History (Walter Foster Jr., 2017), White House Kids (Charlesbridge, 2015), Ouch! (Charlesbridge, 2013), and Out-of-This-World Astronomy (Lark Books, 2003). He lives in the mountains of North Carolina with his family and a dog named Rooster.

About The Illustrator

Alex Patrick's lifelong love for cartoons, picture books and comics has shaped him into the passionate children’s illustrator he is today. Alex loves creating original characters - he brings an element of fun and humour to each of his illustrations and is often found laughing to himself as he draws. 

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