Donelson Branch Library is closed Nov 5-10 for HVAC system maintenance.

All library locations are closed Sunday, Nov 11 and Monday, Nov 12 in observance of Veterans Day.

Tell us what you think! Take our Facilities Satisfaction Survey.

A bear and his boy

Book Cover
Average Rating
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
When a bear named Mack wakes up with a boy on his back, weknowinstantly that we're back in the droll and sweetly wacky world created bySeanBryan and Tom Murphy in their first two highly successful picture booksabout abunny-wearing boy and his sister Claire, who wakes up with a gator on herhair.Like A Boy and His Bunny and A Girl and Her Gator, this new picture bookwillentertain young children and their parents, and put smiles on the faces oftheirgrandparents too.Mack, a type-A bear who is terribly over-scheduled, is initiallystressedto discover the boy, named Zach, and tells him: "Here's the deal . . . I'vegotno time to slack. I'm looking at my schedule, and it is jam-packed."Butin theend, after a rhyme-filled tour through Mack's fanciful schedule, Zachteachesthe bear to slow down and enjoy life, rather than rush through it. With aplayful text and simple, witty illustrations, A BEAR AND HIS BOY will help everyone stop and smell the lilacs!
Also in This Series
More Like This
More Details
Reading Level:
Level 2.5, 0.5 Points
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 50761329-c9d6-21c5-e05b-649206a75bb5
Grouping Title bear and his boy
Grouping Author bryan sean
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-11-11 22:54:21PM
Last Indexed 2018-11-12 00:00:44AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level LG
accelerated_reader_point_value 0.5
accelerated_reader_reading_level 2.5
auth_author2 Murphy, Tom, 1972-
author Bryan, Sean.
author2-role Murphy, Tom,1972-ill.
author_display Bryan, Sean
available_at_catalog Annex, Bordeaux, Edmondson Pike, Edmondson Pike Kids, Main Kids, Main Library, Thompson Lane
collection_catalog Easy
detailed_location_catalog Annex - Kids Easy, Bordeaux - Kids Easy, Edmondson Pike - Kids Easy, Main Library - Kids Easy, Thompson Lane - Kids Easy
display_description One morning, Mack the bear wakes up with Zack the boy on his back, but as Mack tries to complete a schedule that is "jam-packed," Zack suggests that he relax and take a second to smell the lilacs.
format_catalog Book, eBook
format_category_catalog Books, eBook
id 50761329-c9d6-21c5-e05b-649206a75bb5
isbn 9781559708388, 9781611450279
item_details ils:CARL0000289972|35192036021453|Bordeaux - Kids Easy|E Bryan|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||BX||, ils:CARL0000289972|35192036021461|Edmondson Pike - Kids Easy|E Bryan|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||EP||, ils:CARL0000289972|35192036021487|Annex - Kids Easy|E Bryan|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||AX||, ils:CARL0000289972|35192036021495|Main Library - Kids Easy|E Bryan|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||MN||, ils:CARL0000289972|35192036021503|Thompson Lane - Kids Easy|E Bryan|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||TL||, ils:CARL0000657166|MK10113186|Waverly-Belmont Elementary - Everyone|E BRY|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||2X765||, overdrive:8d2c3b50-fa42-4a27-ad6c-5b4fb4827942|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eBook|eBook|1|false|true|OverDrive|||Adobe EPUB eBook,Kindle Book,OverDrive Read|Available Online||||
itype_catalog , Book
last_indexed 2018-11-12T06:00:44.024Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_catalog E Bryan
owning_library_catalog Nashville Public Library
owning_location_catalog Annex, Bordeaux, Edmondson Pike, Edmondson Pike Kids, Main Kids, Main Library, Thompson Lane
primary_isbn 9781611450279
publishDate 2007, 2011
record_details ils:CARL0000289972|Book|Books|1st ed.|English|Arcade Pub. :|2007.|1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 24 x 25 cm., ils:CARL0000657166|Book|Books||English|Arcade Pub.,|c2011.|[32] p. : col. ill. ; 24 cm., overdrive:8d2c3b50-fa42-4a27-ad6c-5b4fb4827942|eBook|eBook||English|Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.|2011|
recordtype grouped_work
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
overdrive:8d2c3b50-fa42-4a27-ad6c-5b4fb4827942 -1 Available Online Available Online false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000289972 35192036021461 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000289972 35192036021503 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000289972 35192036021487 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000289972 35192036021453 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000289972 35192036021495 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
subject_facet Bears -- Juvenile fiction, Bears. -- Fiction, Humorous fiction, Humorous stories, Stories in rhyme
title_display A bear and his boy
title_full A Bear and His Boy, A bear and his boy / by Sean Bryan ; illustrated by Tom Murphy, A bear and his boy / by Sean Bryan ; illustrations by Tom Murphy
title_short A bear and his boy
topic_facet Bears, Humorous stories, Juvenile Fiction, Picture Book Fiction, Stories in rhyme