Deborah Hodge
Pat Stephens

The eating habits of bears is one of 14 topics in this clearly written look at three North American bears --- grizzly bears, polar bears and black bears. In this fascinating book in the popular and informative Kids Can Press Wildlife Series you'll find out how and where bears live, how they give birth and raise their cubs, what they eat and much more.

Did you know?
• Bears eat so much in the fall that they don't need to eat during the winter.
• All baby bears have blue eyes.
• Polar bears are related to dogs.

978-1-55074-355-5 | Apr 1, 1996
List Price: USD $7.99, CAD $8.99
4-color 8 x 10 32 pages
Grades: K To 5 / Ages: 5 to 10

Awards & Reviews

“This well-designed volume ... maintain a sense of visual calm and verbal continuity ... Handsome paintings illustrate each book effectively.”
— Booklist, September 1997
“Soft, evocative watercolor paintings and easy-to-read texts.”
— School Library Journal, September 1997
“Excellent illustrations and easy-to-read text.”
— Science Books and Films, March 1998
“This book (part of an Animal series) fills an important niche for early readers.”
— American Bookseller, September 1997
1998 - Best Books for Children, Science Books & Films, Winner
1997 - Pick of the Lists, American Bookseller, Winner
1997 - Parents' Choice Approved, Winner

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