This is a beautifully inspired story for children
The gorgeous story of the friendship between a soldier ... and the real bear who inspired Winnie the Pooh.
Beautifully illustrated, in effective muted tones
This fascinating true story is brought delightfully to life in Finding Winnie. Mattick's lilting narrative is complemented by Sophie Blackall's dreamily soft ink-and-watercolour drawings.
Gorgeously illustrated ... delightful
How deftly and magically the author weaves this historical story: it's one that includes not only history but geography too. Equally magical are Sophie Blackall's watercolour illustrations...A winning combination through and through
Winnie's incredible tale is brought to life by the great-grandaughter of Winnie's rescuer in this fascinating picture book.
Utterly captivating ... A perfect introduction to the Pooh Corner adventures for generations to come
This is one of the sweetest tales I've read in a long time -- and it's based on a true story, which makes it all the more poignant ... The story is utterly enchanting from start to finish and beautifully illustrated too
The true story of a remarkable friendship and an even more remarkable journey