Gold Mom’s Choice Award
Book Excellence Award
Dreama Denver, wife of late TV icon and Gilligan’s Island star Bob Denver shares for the first time an original story inspired by Bob and their son Colin, who suffers from autism. With their shared theater backgrounds, Bob and Dreama would read stories to him every evening, using their acting backgrounds to reach through to Colin and bring the book’s characters to life. Now, Dreama’s Four Bears In A Box gives you the chance to touch the lives of the little ones in your life and take them on a magical journey of imagination and pure joy!
“I cherished being on our three hour tour with my fellow castaway Bob Denver on Gilligan’s Island, and I really love the way his wife Dreama Denver has brought Bob’s children’s book idea to life! Four Bears In A Box is a treat for all the ‘little buddies’ that you hold dear. I love you, Dreama!”–Dawn Wells, Mary Ann from the TV classic “Gilligan’s Island”
“Dreama’s ‘Bears’ tell their story in a lyrical rhyme capturing the fun, love, and spirit that Bob envisioned. Four Bears in a Box is a children’s book to be treasured for generations.”–Dwayne Hickman, star of TV classic “The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis”
“What a delight to read Dreama Denver’s charming story of four cute cubs as they try to find something to do on a long day. The rhythm and rhymes tell the delightful tale along with Disneyesque illustrations to enchant young readers and their parents. Sparked by her husband Bob the book holds a special Significance and is a joy for all!” —Kathy Garver, star of TV classic “Family Affair”
“A wonderful story filled with joy and surprises, both your child and the one who lives inside you will love this funny, sweet tale. I was smiling after I read it. — Homer Hickam, author of Rocket Boys
“We are happy to award deserving books like Four Bears in a Box,” said Dawn Matheson, CEO, Mom’s Choice Awards. “Our panel of judges really felt the book merited a place on our list of the best in family-friendly products that parents and educators can feel confident in using.”