- 1 of 1 copy available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
0 current holds with 1 total copy.
View other formats and editions
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Godel Memorial-Warren Library||e DUN (Text)||35500004176630||Main||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781415696859 (BWI)
- ISBN: 1415696853 (BWI)
- ISBN: 9780374400019 (pbk.)
- ISBN: 0374400016 (pbk.)
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 26 cm.
- Edition: Sunburst ed.
- Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 2006, c2000.
|General Note:||"A story for lovers of animals, art, and holiday harmony" --Cover.
"A Sunburst book"
|Summary, etc.:||The animals of the North Woods react with excitement as they hear Bear Noel coming to bring them Christmas.|
- Booklist Reviews : Booklist Monthly Selections - #1 September 2000
Ages 4-7. Here's a quiet Christmas story of the north woods. On a snowy Christmas Eve, Hare, Fox, Wolf, and other animals listen for Bear Noel, a fine, furry fellow (whose name is a sweet pun on the name of the French Father Christmas, Pere Noel). On this night when "all creatures may come together without fear," the animals gather. As in the Christmas carol "The Twelve Days of Christmas," they chorus and repeat what Bear Noel is doing: "He is tramping through the snow," howls Wolf; "He is jingling his bells," sings Fox; and so on. Soon Bear Noel arrives, singing, laughing, bringing wonderful things. He decorates a tree with nuts and seeds and berries, and welcomes the animals to gather around it. Dunrea beautifully creates the effect of falling snow throughout the pictures and uses a limited palette of browns, grays, and greens with flashes of fox red to lend a celebratory feel. Joyeux Noel! --GraceAnne A. DeCandido Copyright 2000 Booklist Reviews
OLIVIER DUNREA is the creator of numerous picture books, including Itâs Snowing! He lives in Narrowsburg, New York.
Olivier Dunrea is the creator of numerous picture books, including It's Snowing! He lives in Narrowsburg, New York.
Search for related items by subject
|Subject:||Bears Juvenile fiction
Animals Juvenile fiction