By Else Holmelund Minarik, Illustrated by Maurice Sendak
Celebrate the timeless warmth of a mother's love with the very first ever I Can Read book.
Meet Little Bear, a friend to millions of children. And meet Mother Bear, who is there whenever Little Bear needs her. When it is cold and snowy outside, she finds just the right outfit for Little Bear to play in. When he goes to the moon, she has a hot lunch waiting for him on his return. And, of course, she never forgets his birthday.
This classic from Else Holmelund Minarik and Maurice Sendak was written in 1957 and remains as beloved today as it was then. An ALA Notable Children's Book, this Level One I Can Read is full of warm and lovingly playful stories that are perfect for children learning to sound out words and sentences.
Else Holmelund Minarik
Else Holmelund Minarik first introduced readers to her timeless character in the classic Little Bear. Publication of this book, with illustrations by Maurice Sendak, launched the I Can Read series. This much-loved author continues to write stories for children at her home in North Carolina.
Illustrated by Maurice Sendak
On Sale: 02/21/1992
Trimsize: 9.000 x 6.000 in
JUVENILE FICTION / Readers / Beginner
JUVENILE FICTION / Animals / Bears
JUVENILE FICTION / Family / General