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Angel and the Polar Bear

illustrated by Marie-Louise Gay

Fitzhenry and Whiteside
Initial publish date
Apr 1993
Bears, General
  • Paperback / softback

    Publish Date
    Apr 1993
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Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels

  • Age: 3 to 18
  • Grade: p to 12


Shortlisted for the Governor General's Award for Children's Illustration

Angel woke up one morning. There was water all over her apartment!

Well, said Angel, what should I do now? I can't swim."

Then Angel got a good idea, and the fun began. . .

About the author

MARIE-LOUISE GAY has achieved international acclaim as an author and illustrator of children’s books. She has won many awards, including two Governor General’s awards, the Elizabeth Mrazik-Cleaver Award, the Vicky Metcalf Award and the Marilyn Baillie Picture Book Award. She has also been nominated for the prestigious Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award and the Hans Christian Andersen Award. Marie-Louise’s very popular Stella and Sam series has been translated into more than fifteen languages and is loved by children all over the world. Her recent books include Any Questions? and Short Stories for Little Monsters. She lives in Montreal.

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