The Dancing Bear
A gentle and deeply moving story of a young girl and her bear, told with great charm by the nation’s favourite storyteller, Michael Morpugo.
High in the mountains, in a tiny village, an abandoned bear cub is adopted by a lonely orphan child. Soon they are inseparable, beloved by the whole village – safe, until the arrival of a glamorous film crew who need a dancing bear…
It’s rare to find a story that combines so successfully a contemporary plot and modern morality with a feel for legend and fairy tale.She Magazine -