The Cottage in the Woods

By COVILLE, Katherine

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ISBN
9780385755740 9780385755733 9780385755757
Publisher
Knopf.


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School Library Journal

Starred Review on January 1, 2015  |  Grades 5-8

Gr 5–8—This charming and engaging book tells the tale of Ursula, a young bear just out of school, who is hired as a governess for young Teddy Vaughn. She and all the animals living in the Enchanted Forest have the same abilities as humans and have enjoyed a peaceful coexistence. However, tension soon builds as a group of humans dem...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

Horn Book Magazine

Reviewed on February 1, 2015

"Goldilocks and the Three Bears" meets Jane Eyre in this ursine Victorian romance about "plain, unremarkable she-bear" Ursula Brown, who takes a position as governess to Teddy, only cub of the genteel, affluent Vaughns. Their "cottage" is an expansive, well-staffed manor, and along with her duties as educator Ursula finds herself contending with Teddy's obstructive, often-inebriated old badger Nurse -- as well as midnight footsteps in dark corridors, ...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

Horn Book Guide

Reviewed on January 1, 2015

"Plain, unremarkable she-bear" Ursula Brown becomes governess to Teddy, only cub of the affluent Vaughns--and finds herself contendin...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

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