Adventures of Olar, the Lucky Polar Bear

By: FISHER, Stan FISHER, Stephen

Price: $12.50

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FISHER, Stan. The Adventures of Olar, the "Lucky" Polar Bear. Concept/Story: Stan Fisher. Illustrations: Stephen Fisher. [Boston? .: (Broken Finger Press, 2007). Printed by Gaspereau Press. Pp (3),4-38,(2). Illustrated. Oblong 8vo, illustrated white stapled card covers, lettered in black. An illustrated children's story based on an actual event. "On Oct 16th 1998 provincial wildlife authorities kept watch overnight, on a nnlar bear trapped on a ledge overlooking Quidi Vidi Gut. The animal had swum into the harbour around 5:00 pm. Police had to put traffic control intco place because of the large crowd that had gathered. ET, (top rated TV show Entertainment Tonight), phoned for information from their Chicago and Los Angeles offices and airedan update on the event, during rating season in November. [...] I first he ard of this event when I was in St John's adiudicatintr for a music festival. Out for a walk around Ouidi Vidi area with a local friend, she told me of this event and I was intrigued. On another adjudicating trip to the "Rock" I located the paper clipping in the library and started the story." "For ages 3 to 10. Suggested bed time break at page 19 and page 28. As the storymoves to Newfoundland, local terms and expressions are used. All of these are explained in the glossary (page 38)." Smudge and wear to fore-edge of back cover, else very good. 12.50

Title: Adventures of Olar, the Lucky Polar Bear

Author Name: FISHER, Stan FISHER, Stephen

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Broken Finger Press, Boston, 2007, ISBN:9780978300708:

Seller ID: 113016

Keywords: LITERATURE CHILDREN'S NOVA SCOTIA NEWFOUNDLAND CANADA POLAR BEARS,