Teddy & Co. is a Children's novel by Cynthia Voigt.
Teddy is a legless teddy bear who lives on an island with his friends Umpah the Elephant, Sid the Snake, Peng the Penguin, and Prinny and Zia the Pigs. Teddy likes to spend his days thinking about things, and exploring as much as he can.
Over the course of the book, new residents come to the island. First, a bunny rabbit names Mr. B, and then a doll named Clara.
The book was released in 2016.
Teddy & Co. contains examples of:
- Alliterative Name:
- Sid the Snake
- Peng the Penguin
- Prinny the Pig
- Beary Friendly: Teddy is pretty friendly.
- Big Eater: Sid.
- Everything's Better With Bunnies: Somewhat averted with Mr. B.
- Everything's Better with Penguins: Peng.
- Living Toys: Everyone living on the island is a toy.
- Pink Is Feminine: Zia is pink, except for the black stiches going down her tummy.
- Rain, Rain, Go Away: Late in the book, it rains for several days.
- Surprise Party: Prinny decides that Teddy should be thrown one when she notices how down he's been thanks to the non-stop rain.
- White Bunny: Mr. B is revealed to be white once he cleans all the dirt off his body.
- Woman in White: Clara.