{Review & Giveaway} Emily Lim books (Part 2)

Emily Lim books

As promised, here’s the second part of my Emily Lim books review and giveaway.

In Bunny finds the right stuff, Bunny is a floppy soft toy who is short on stuffing. He’s upset about his lack of stuffing and tries to stuff himself with various items with no success. Eventually, when Bunny tries to reach for the clouds, Bunny’s friends – Dinosaur, Kangaroo and Grizzly – step in to help him by giving him a little of their stuffing and it is then they discover the stuff that friendship is made of.

I love the clever play on words –

and my kids love the beautiful illustrations –

Can you guess what he stuffed himself with? (This is my girl’s favourite page!)

And my blueberry fanatic will only read this page 😀 Yes, he has preferences and makes them known!

Just Teddy is about a lonely teddy bear who ‘often wondered if there were other toys just like him’. One evening, he decides to take a walk around the factory to find out. In his quest, he tries ways and means to try to fit in with other toys but he never manages to do so.

My panda-lover’s favourite page!

Eventually a little girl falls in love with him, takes him home, cleans him up and discovers that he’s not just teddy, but a ‘one-of-a-kind’ bear which is of ‘great value’ (and if she sells him, she can buy many other teddies).

She doesn’t, of course.

Just Teddy is a touching story of how a bear struggles to fit in, only to discover that he’s great the way he is, and there’ll be someone who’ll love him for who he is – definitely a story we would like to share with the kids!

Time for the giveaway! Two fans get to receive an autographed book each. You can win by simply leaving a comment on this blog post (tell me which book you prefer – I’ll try my best to give you your preferred book, but no promises!) and remembering to click ‘I Commented’ in the Rafflecopter widget to qualify. The rest of the options are optional, but would render you more chances to win!

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27 Responses to {Review & Giveaway} Emily Lim books (Part 2)

  1. Carol Lim says:

    We love both stories and wouldn’t mind winning either, honestly. My personal favourite is Just Teddy, just cos I love teddy bears more than bunnies (tho I own both soft toys!).

  2. Robert Sim says:

    We loe the pen pal whizz and would love to have any of these books added to our collection of ‘alking books’!

  3. Mommy Chuck says:

    I would love to have Bunny finds the right stuff 🙂
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  4. Ada says:

    i will love to win the Just Teddy, the characters are so cute 🙂

  5. Joycelyn Cheok says:

    My kids would love “Just teddy ” as they are find of books with a teddy bear theme . Thanks !

  6. Liza says:

    I would like a copy of Just Teddy please!
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  7. winnie says:

    Don’t mind either. Prefer just teddy.

  8. Ker Min says:

    Thanks for this. Would like to read “Just Teddy” to my girls. Good to tell kids that each person is unique in his/her own ways.

  9. JayTeeZeHang says:

    I like the Bunny Finds the Right Stuff. Thanks for the chance of winning!
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  10. Waiwai says:

    Thank you for hosting the giveaway. I hope to win Just Teddy for my kids!
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  11. Edlyn says:

    Both look great, but I guess maybe I’d like Just Teddy?
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  12. Jessie Lee says:

    Both are great stories, I like bunny’s friends helping him to lift up, and I like the part that little girl will not sell teddy to have many more other teddies, both have great morale for our kids to learn. My girl loves to read, and at age 3 she is already an independent reader, she would love to have the “just teddy” as she has caught on the trend of hugging her teddy bear to sleep after reading in many books that children are tugged in bed with teddies.

  13. Cynthia says:

    I would like to win Bunny finds the right stuff so that I can reinforce on the point about friendship.

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  14. geraldine says:

    Prefer just teddy but any book is fine. Thanks

  15. Florence says:

    I like both! Don’t mind receiving either 🙂

  16. Lilium says:

    I love both books, wouldn’t mind winning any one of them.

  17. Jason Koh says:

    commented

  18. Yvonne says:

    I’m trying my luck here to win ‘Just Teddy’..thanks
    yitkwee@gmail.com

  19. ashmika jain says:

    Hi,

    Love to have the Just Teddy. Being Indian, many time my girl feels like out of the place,,She tries to copy them to get their attention. It will be a great book to make her realize how special she is in her own way…

    Thanks

  20. pc says:

    I would like to have Just Teddy! Thanks!
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  21. Audrey says:

    Hihi

    Thanks for this great giveaway.

    I would prefer Just Teddy but wouldn’t mind the other book too.

    Cheers!

  22. Shirley Yong says:

    Thanks for hosting!

    Love Emily Lim’s books & illustrations. I like to have Just Teddy pls! 🙂

  23. Adeline says:

    I like Bunny finds the right stuff!

  24. Kathryn Ng says:

    Bunny finds the right stuff! Thank you 🙂

  25. Either books I am ok with it! 🙂

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