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Old Bear Board Book (Board book)

Old Bear Board Book Cover Image
By Kevin Henkes, Kevin Henkes (Illustrator)
$7.99
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Description


Come explore the four seasons with Old Bear

About the Author


Kevin Henkes has been praised both as a writer and as an illustrator and is the recipient of the Children’s Literature Legacy Award for his lasting contribution to literature for children. He received the Caldecott Medal for Kitten’s First Full Moon; Caldecott Honors for Waiting and Owen; two Newbery Honors—one for Olive’s Ocean and one for The Year of Billy Miller—and Geisel Honors for Waiting and Penny and Her Marble. His other books include Sun Flower Lion, A Parade of Elephants, Chrysanthemum, and the beloved Lilly’s Purple Plastic Purse. Kevin Henkes lives with his family in a house in Madison, Wisconsin.



Kevin Henkes has been praised both as a writer and as an illustrator and is the recipient of the Children’s Literature Legacy Award for his lasting contribution to literature for children. He received the Caldecott Medal for Kitten’s First Full Moon; Caldecott Honors for Waiting and Owen; two Newbery Honors—one for Olive’s Ocean and one for The Year of Billy Miller—and Geisel Honors for Waiting and Penny and Her Marble. His other books include Sun Flower Lion, A Parade of Elephants, Chrysanthemum, and the beloved Lilly’s Purple Plastic Purse. Kevin Henkes lives with his family in a house in Madison, Wisconsin.

Praise For…


“Classically and timelessly simple…another winner for very young children.”
— Horn Book (starred review)

“Old Bear will enrapture young listeners for years to come.”
— School Library Journal (starred review)

“Kindergartens and preschool classes studying the seasons will no doubt embrace this book.”
New York Times Book Review

“Elemental words and graceful pacing make this a perfect read-aloud for preschoolers.”
Booklist (starred review)


Product Details
ISBN: 9780062089632
ISBN-10: 0062089633
Publisher: Greenwillow Books
Publication Date: September 27th, 2011
Pages: 28
Language: English