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The Canadian Story Behind Winnie The Pooh

10/21/2015 12:44 EDT | Updated 10/22/2015 05:59 EDT

Winnie the Pooh is one of literature’s most lovable characters. But did you know the silly, old bear has a Canadian connection? In the video above, Canadian children’s author Lindsay Mattick reveals Winnie’s unexpected origins, as well as her own connection to the beloved bear.

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Canadian Story Behind Winnie The Pooh