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The carp and the bear

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The life of Otto, a young bear, takes an unexpected turn when he meets a wonderful golden carp: the little fish gets tangled in the hook of his fishing rod and the bear finds himself engaged in a challenge that will put his limited ability to the test. patience. Otto has never seen such a beautiful fish and tries in every way to free it, but he is too impatient and causes trouble. The witch Zunì explains to him that the only way to save him is to be patient. In the end, the carp is saved and... magically, it transforms into something different. Otto has found a new friend and Zunì smiles too: the patient bear is his masterpiece!

  • Format 27 x 36.6 CM
  • 32 pages
  • 4 color printing
  • hardback with padded cover
  • ISBN 9782889350933

MARCO FURLOTTI, illustrator and author of children's books, lives in the Apennines near Parma and collaborates with various Italian and English publishing houses. He has published, among others, Gattotto and Sei tu la mia mamma (Le Brumaie Editore, 2013), 200 Aesop's Fables (2013) and Fairy Tales (2014), both for Miles Kelly Publishing, and I gufi era stufi (Edizioni LAlbero, 2015). For NuiNui he created Una notte in musica.