The Resource Finding Winnie
- Finding Winnie
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- by Lindsay Mattick ; illustrated by Sophie Blackall
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- Finding Winnie
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- the true story of the worlds most famous bear
- Biography & Autobiography
- trueBiographies -- Animals
- truePicture books for children
- trueHistory books -- Wars -- World War I
- trueColebourn, Harry, 1887-1947
- trueWorld War I
- trueMilne, A. A., (Alan Alexander), 1882-1956
- trueChildren and animals
- trueBoys and bears
- trueWinnie-the-Pooh (Fictitious character)
- trueChildren's stories -- History and criticism
- trueWinnipeg (Bear)
- Juvenile Nonfiction
- A #1 New York Times Bestseller and Winner of the 2016 Caldecott MedalBefore Winnie-the-Pooh, there was a real bear named Winnie. And she was a girl!In 1914, Harry Colebourn, a veterinarian on his way to tend horses in World War I, followed his heart and rescued a baby bear. He named her Winnie, after his hometown of Winnipeg, and he took the bear to war.Harry Colebourn's real-life great-granddaughter tells the true story of a remarkable friendship and an even more remarkable journey—from the fields of Canada to a convoy across the ocean to an army base in England...And finally to the London Zoo, where Winnie made another new friend: a real boy named Christopher Robin.Here is the remarkable true story of the bear who inspired Winnie-the-Pooh
- ALA Notable Children's Book, 2016
- Caldecott Medal, 2016.
- International Reading Association Children's Book Award for Primary Nonfiction, 2016.
- Municipal Chapter of Toronto IODE Jean Throop Book Award, 2015.
- Nutmeg Children's Book Award, Elementary category, 2018.
- OLA Best Bets, 2015.
- Surrey Schools' Picture Book of the Year Award (British Columbia), 2017.
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- no index present
- Literary form
- non fiction
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