April and her father are living on Bear Island in the Arctic, where there aren’t any polar bears left. At least that’s what April thinks. Until one night she spots something that looks distinctly like a lonely polar bear. This touching story won several awards upon its publication, including the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize 2022. It’s an encouraging and heart-warming read, perfect for readers aged eight to twelve.
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