Brian The Smelly Bear : “Brian The Smelly Bear” is a exciting book by Mark Chambers. The book has brilliant illustrations which depict the smelly bear perfectly. Brian is extremely stinky. It is to the point that his friends find it difficult to be near him and want him to get rid of the smell. Brian however does not sense anything. When he has a bath he does not smell anything bad and says that it is all just soapy water. While he remains clueless his friends hold their noses. Does Brian ever smell what is coming off of his body? Read on to find out what happens next. The book is a bit relatable and shows hoe people tend to deal with things they find unpleasant or do not realise. The prose is easy to read and the illustrations keep the reader engaged.