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Closer Weekly article “Bob Denver Facts to Fill You with Admiration “
is the perfect place for your tour to begin!!
Readers review "Four Bears in a Box"
Reviewed By Joel R. Dennstedt for Readers’ Favorite
Beyond the interesting celebrity connection, there is a fascinating backstory to Four Bears in a Box, written by Dreama Denver and illustrated by Ashley Belote. Although not necessary for appreciating the highly polished rhyming scheme and exquisitely created art partnered to tell a most imaginative and heart-warming story, learning that the tale itself was developed by a mother seeking in-depth communication with her autistic son, however, does further deepen such appreciation. Any person with
even a tangential experience of familial autism will immediately feel the comforting embrace of a book dedicated to: “… those of you who get lost
in the beauty of imagination.” Should I mention this is a children’s book?
No, I do not believe that’s necessary.
Four Bears in a Box begins, intriguingly enough, with three bored little bears wanting something new and adventurous to do. I am sure the target of this story must have raised his hand forthwith and authoritatively declared, “But, there’s only 3 bears!” And just like that, any child - or more-than-clever adult – would instantly be hooked on this book. Dreama Denver and Ashley Belote are (the pun cannot be avoided) a Dream Team. Ms. Denver’s perfectly-chosen words not only compel attention and inspire the imagination, but Ms. Belote’s detailed artwork heightens and expands both into a wonderfully embracing experiment of unlimited, uncontrollable fun. In a box. In the garage. Who knew? Apparently, Dreama Denver … and her son. Finally, in the interest of full disclosure: Yes, there is a fourth bear.
But then, that just had to be the case, right?
Bob's Iconic Gilligan shirt and hat will be on exhibit at the
Hollywood Museum beginning September 26th in
celebration of 55 years of Gilligan's Island!
1660 N. Highland Ave.
Maggie Peterson - Charlene Darling
Two former Supremes and one beauty from Tony Orlando & Dawn
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