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Humphrey's Bear
By William Joyce (illustrator) and Jan Wahl
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Henry Holt & Co
Publication date May 1, 2005
Pages 32
Binding Paperback
Book category Easy Fiction
ISBN-13 9780805078879
ISBN-10 0805078878
Dimensions 0.25 by 9.75 by 9.75 in.
Weight 0.30 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $6.95
Other format details juvenile
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Summaries and Reviews
Summary
Humphrey has wonderful adventures with his toy bear after they go to bed at night, just as his father did before him, in a reissue of a classic bedtime story designed for a new generation of readers. Simultaneous.
Amazon.com description: Product Description:
A classic bedtime story, newly redesigned.

In Humphrey's dream, his teddy bear comes to life and joins him on adventures by the sea. Featuring gorgeous illustrations by William Joyce, this loving story of Humphrey and his bear was inspired by the author's memories of an old Steiff bear that belonged to his father.

Unavailable in hardcover since 1977, this edition features a newly designed jacket by William Joyce, new endpapers, and an updated reset interior text. Humphrey's Bear is now available in both paperback and hardcover-perfect for introducing this bedtime classic to a new generation of readers.

A Christopher Award winner, 1987
A Redbook Top Ten Picture Book of 1987
An IRA-CBC Children's Choice for 1988


Editions
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780805078121
 
from Henry Holt & Co (May 1, 2005); titled "Humphrey's Bear"
9780805078121 | details & prices | 32 pages | 8.00 × 10.00 × 0.25 in. | Rec. grade levels 1-2 | 0.85 lbs | List price $16.95
About: Humphrey has wonderful adventures with his toy bear after they go to bed at night, just as his father did before him.
Paperback
Book cover for 9780805011692 Book cover for 9780805078879
 
The price comparison is for this edition
from Henry Holt & Co (May 1, 2005); titled "Humphrey's Bear"
9780805078879 | details & prices | 32 pages | 9.75 × 9.75 × 0.25 in. | Rec. grade levels 1-2 | 0.30 lbs | List price $6.95
About: Humphrey has wonderful adventures with his toy bear after they go to bed at night, just as his father did before him.
from Henry Holt & Co (September 1, 1989); titled "Humphrey's Bear"
9780805011692 | details & prices | 32 pages | 10.00 × 8.25 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 1-2 | 0.30 lbs | List price $5.95
About: Humphrey has wonderful adventures with his toy bear after they go to bed at night, just as his father did before him
School and Library
Book cover for 9780805003321
 
from Henry Holt & Co (April 1, 1987); titled "Humphrey's Bear"
9780805003321 | details & prices | 32 pages | 10.50 × 8.75 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 1-2 | 0.85 lbs | List price $15.95
About: Humphrey has wonderful adventures with his toy bear after they go to bed at night, just as his father did before him
Prebinding
Book cover for 9780613256087
 
from Turtleback Books (September 1, 1995); titled "Humphrey's Bear"
9780613256087 | details & prices | 8.25 × 10.25 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 1-2 | 0.75 lbs | List price $14.25
About: Humphrey has wonderful adventures with his toy bear after they go to bed at night, just as his father did before him

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