Little Bear

Little Bear

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In 1957, Harper published its first "I Can Read" title, "Little Bear," written by Else Holmelund Minarik and illustrated by Maurice Sendak. Large type, simple vocabulary, chapter-like divisions, and decorative pictures made Little Bear perfect for emerging readersshow more

Product details

  • 0-5
  • Paperback | 63 pages
  • 136 x 212 x 8mm | 100g
  • HarperCollins Publishers Inc
  • HarperCollins
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • w. col. ill.
  • 0064440044
  • 9780064440042
  • 15,170

Review quote

"A find, of proved success with the child who has first-grade reading skill. The story of Little Bear's imaginative play feels far removed from controlled vocabulary; Maurice Sendak's drawings give it special distinction."--"Virginia Haviland, Reader's Advisor for Children, Boston Public Libraryshow more

Back cover copy

Mother Bear is always there When it is cold, Mother Bear knows just the right coat to keep Little Bear warm. When he flies to the moon and back, she has lunch waiting for him. And of course she has the perfect surprise for his birthday!show more

Rating details

46,537 ratings
4.21 out of 5 stars
5 50% (23,195)
4 27% (12,775)
3 18% (8,402)
2 3% (1,624)
1 1% (541)
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