This book is honestly one of the best companions and should be in any Teddy Bear collectors library. The leval of knowledge and personal references made by the author truly tell an enjoyable tale.An analysis of companies and makers allows for easy reference with a personal story tied to each one.When you read this book, you instantly feel the connection between human and teddy bear and it brings quite alot of warmth to your heart. I myself have read this book four times and each time enjoyed it more than the rest. I would recommend this book to any lover of teddy bears, bear collectors or just someone who likes to read heart warming tales. If you love teddy bearsm than this book is for you.