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The Biggest Bear Quotes

10 of the best book quotes from The Biggest Bear
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“If I ever see a bear I’ll shoot him so fast he won’t know what hit him. And we’ll have the biggest bearskin in the whole valley.”
Lynd Ward
author
The Biggest Bear
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Johnny Orchard
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bears
shooting
bearskins
the biggest
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“He seemed hungry, so Johnny gave him a piece of maple sugar. On the way home, the bear ate all the maple sugar Johnny had in his pocket.”
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“The other barns in the valley usually had a bearskin nailed up to dry. But never Johnny’s barn.”
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“He liked pancakes on Sunday morning.”
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“What they had to say about Johnny’s bear was plenty. He was a trial and a tribulation to the whole valley.”
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″‘He will have a fine place to live, and all he wants to eat,’ the men told Johnny. ‘And you can come visit him whenever you want to.‘”
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“Pretty soon some men came. They were a little surprised to see Johnny in there. They explained to Johnny that they were getting animals for the zoo in the city. They were delighted with Johnny’s bear.”
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“On the hill behind the barn, Johnny’s grandfather had planted a few apple trees. These were the only apple trees in the valley, and they were known as Orchard’s orchard.”
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“Better a bear in the orchard than an Orchard in the bear.”
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“There was hardly anything he didn’t like, and Johnny’s mother got pretty upset when he started looking for things on the kitchen shelves.”

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