When Addis Berner Bear arrives in the city, it's so big and confusing and so loud and fast, that he forgets why he has come.
Gradually, Addis gets to know the city: some things make his fur bristle, and some make his heart leap, but he still cannot remember why he is there. Then something terrible happens . . . and something amazing! And they combine to reveal the very tuneful truth about Addis Berner Bear.