Author(s): Kazue Takahashi
When a boy receives an invitation in the mail from Kuma-Kuma Chan, a friendly bear who lives far away, he travels by train, bus, and finally on foot to reach Kuma-Kuma Chan s home. Kuma-Kuma Chan welcomes him and serves tea. Even though the two don t have a lot to talk about, just by spending time together, sharing the day s activities they bond and create a friendship and enjoy each other s company. This heartwarming tale once again immerses children of all ages, in Kuma-Kuma Chan s peaceful, simple world."