Christmas’s most magical TV show

The excitement is building for the ‘We’re Going on a Bear Hunt’ animated film that will be the star of the Christmas TV schedule this year. If you’re wondering just how Channel 4 transformed this short story into a half-hour adventure, The Mail Online have written a great review here revealing the secrets behind the film. Join … Read more

Plush range launches ahead of Channel 4 Christmas special

  Join the bear hunt and pick up your very own Bear Hunt plush toy, launched this month from Aurora! These gorgeous Bear Hunt plush bears are now available in stores this month (in small, medium or large size) – in plenty of time for you to take home for Christmas! You can pick up … Read more

We’re Going on a Bear Hunt TV Trailer

This Christmas, we’re very excited that Channel 4 will be showing a half-hour adaptation of We’re Going on a Bear Hunt, brought to life by the likes of Olivia Colman, Pam Ferris and Mark Williams. This festive adventure tells the story of Stan, Katie, Rosie, Max, the baby and Rufus the dog who embark on … Read more

George Ezra will be singing the original theme song for Channel 4’s We’re Going on a Bear Hunt!

This Christmas, Channel 4 will be airing a special animated adaptation of We’re Going on a Bear Hunt! And it has just been announced that acclaimed British singer-songwriter George Ezra has written and recorded the theme song. The 23-year-old, whose debut album Wanted On Voyage was one of the UK’s best-selling of 2014, has penned … Read more

New books out this October!

We’ve got a couple of fantastic editions of We’re Going on a Bear Hunt out this month. The classic chant-aloud story by Michael Rosen and Helen Oxenbury if perfect in a new board book edition, and you can bring the story to life as a pop-up adventure in the new Pop-up book!  

We're Going on a Bear Hunt with Channel 4!

Bear Hunt Channel 4 Adaptation Image

Channel 4 are going to air  a special animated adaptation of We’re Going on a Bear Hunt! Prodcuded by the makers of The Snowman and The Snowdog, the 30-minute special will air on Channel 4 in 2016. When Stan, Katie, Rosie, Max, the baby and Rufus the dog are left home alone one day before … Read more

Brave Bear Hunters break a GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ title!

[ezcol_1half]We did it! On July 15th 2014, 1,438 children broke the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ title for the Largest Reading Lesson, celebrating 25 years of the classic picture book We’re Going On a Bear Hunt at Charter Hall in Colchester, Essex UK! Walker Books and the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) hosted the Largest reading lesson starring Michael Rosen, the author of … Read more

Books About Town BookBenches come to life!

The unique Bookbench for We’re Going on a Bear Hunt forms part of Books About Town’s trail of 50 BookBench sculptures, designed by local artists and famous names to celebrate London’s literary heritage and reading for enjoyment. Find out where the We’re Going on a Bear Hunt BookBench is on the Books About Town website. … Read more