Children Make Terrible Pets, a bear named Lucy finds an adorable boy in the forest. She names him Squeaker and brings him home to be her pet. Her mother warns her that children make terrible pets, but Lucy is determined that he will be the best pet ever. In You Will Be My Friend!, Peter Brown's new book featuring Lucille Beatrice Bear, Lucy wakes up one day determined to find a friend. She searches the forest, going from animal to animal, looking for the perfect friend. After several disappointments she finally sits down exhausted. Then suddenly the perfect friend arrives.