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Theodora Bear
By author: Carolyn Jones   Illustrated by: Barbara Spurll
Selling Points: Stuffed animals, sibling rivalry
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pub Date: Mar/01/2007
Pages: 64
Fiction Ages 7-9
Price:  $4.99
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"Why am I the only one who ever makes the bed?" Harriet said.
Theodora looked up.
"Because you're the only one with thumbs," she said. "See?" She held out her paws. "Bears don't have thumbs. So it's hard for us to do jobs like that."
"Penguins don't have thumbs either," Vera said. She held out one orange flipper for Harriet to see.
"Nor do sheep," Lambie said.
"Cats don't have thumbs either," Tiger said. "But that's not why we don't make beds."

Harriet has a large collection of stuffed animals. Her favorite is an intrepid bear, Theodora (Teddy, to her friends), who leads the others in a variety of attempts to boss Harriet around and to claim the spot of alpha animal in the household. It is all Harriet can do to get her own way once in a while.

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