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We are bears / text by Molly Grooms ; illustrations by Lucia Guarnotta.

Grooms, Molly. (Author). Guarnotta, Lucia. (Added Author).
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Available copies

  • 1 of 2 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Crookston Public Library E G (Text) 33500006530265 Main Available -
Thief River Falls Public Library e GRO (Text) 35500002954566 Main Checked out 09/17/2019

Record details

  • ISBN: 1559717475 (sp) (hc)
  • Physical Description: 32 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
  • Publisher: Minnetonka, Minn. : NorthWord Press, 2000.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: When Mother Bear and her two cubs leave the den for the first time they practice behaviors including climbing, searching, swimming, digging, and finally sleeping.
Reviews

  • Booklist Reviews : Booklist Monthly Selections - #2 December 2000
    Ages 4-6. A mother bear takes her two cubs out on their first excursion from the den so they can experience myriad smells, colors, and sounds, and discover their innate skills. Mother's sharp snort warns them to scramble up a tree. They feast on honey until angry bees swarm them. They dig for roots and reeds. Finally, mother nurses them until they are content and sleepy. Bear cubs are excellent sleepers. Guarnotta's photo-realistic illustrations (the endpapers feature life-size bear faces) are set against stark white backgrounds or surrounded with bright borders, giving the book the feel of a nature guide. The text is wordy, but children will want to study the details of the plants, ladybugs, butterflies, and bees scattered throughout the pages, a valuable dividend in itself. --Shelley Townsend-Hudson Copyright 2000 Booklist Reviews

Subject: Bears > Juvenile fiction.
Bears > Fiction.
Animals > Infancy > Fiction.
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