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The last missing illustration - I thought it was gone forever. But last night (042610) it was found in a dusty old cardboard box. At the very bottom of course. The story is now complete.

2 Marvin Wakes Up
3 Marvin greets Blue Jay
4 Marvin bakes some snacks
5 Elly Bear arrives - image missing
6 Marvin and Elly meet Raccoon
7 Raccoon Meets Moose
8 Raccoon Climbs Aboard
9 Raccoon invites Owl
10 Raccoon invites Opposum
11 Opossum climbs aboard and rides backward
12 A terrible Thing in the Forest?
13 And they were ALL looking at Raccoon
14 Raccoon knew he was in big trouble
15 "Wait...here IS a picnic", said Marvin - image missing
16 The best picnic ever because very one shares
17 It was REALLY all Raccoon's idea!

Marvin Bear and The Eating Place

An illustrated children's story by I.B. Nelson

Opossum rides Backwards - Marvin Bear and The Eating Place, by I.B. Nelson
Text and art ©I.B. Nelson. All rights reserved.

Moose did just exactly that. Opossum climbed aboard.

"My, Marvin Bear, you have gotten so tall!", squeaked Opossum as Moose lifted his head and began to walk.
Opossum didn't notice that he was riding backwards