The Teddy Bear Book Author:Peter Bull Teddy — Someone soft and warm — Someone quiet and understanding — Always willing to listen — Always willing to play — Anytime of the day — Always there — Lyndon B. Johnson's still sits on the blanket of his historic crib. John F. Kennedy's looks out from a window sill of his boyhood home. Samantha Eggar carried hers to her wedding. Elvis Presley rocks ... more »and rolls about his. Paul Scofield confesses that he once stole one.
Everyone has a teddy bear secret.Peter Bull, the most gregarious arctophilist of them all, has written a furry, cuddly, friendly, and above all, charming tribute to Teddy, who's captured the hearts of men, women, and children around the world. It is a fascinating story of shimmering, treasured, magical figure whose whole dotty, marvelous mystique was started by President Theodore Roosevelt nearly seventy years ago.« less