Can one small boy defeat the very worst monsters to ever pervade the human psyche? What if they're cuddly? What if they rhyme? More
Johnny Meryevan has been left in his elderly grandfather's household, in Victorian London. Hoping to terrify the little boy into staying quiet, Grandpa warned Johnny about the Seven Teddy Bears of Sin. Now Johnny has resolved to defeat these terrifying monsters, and the teddy bears are only too pleased to take up the challenge.
The results? A comic romp through the serious business of childhood: governesses, cakes, cabs, toast, tea, goldfish, nutcrackers, attics, bordellos, bears and temptations abounding.
The definitive update of medieval morality verse.