Andy has just gotten a package from his grandma but when he opens it, the contents are not what he was anticipating. Who wants an old Teddy Bear said Andy and he casts the bear aside. That night he has a dream that he is in a land where he is small like a teddy bear and the "people" around him are bears. He goes through many a situation but the a nice grandma bear scoops him up and packages him for her grandbear Arthur. When Arthur opens his package and sees Andy he is disappointed too but the Andy starts to cry. By the end of the book Andy has a new appreciation for his gift from grandma and finds that he does want "an old teddy bear" after all.