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Bear has a story to tell

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Roaring Brook Press,
Pub. Date:
1st ed.
"It was almost winter and Bear was getting sleepy. ""But first, Bear had a story to tell..."

Bear found his friend Mouse, but Mouse was busy gathering seeds and didn't have time to listen to a story. Then Bear saw his friend Duck, but Duck was getting ready to fly south. What about his friend Toad? He was busy looking for a warm place to sleep. By the time Bear was through helping his friends get ready for winter, would anyone still be awake to hear his story?

This endearing story of friendship and patience is a worthy companion to Philip and Erin Stead's last collaboration, "A Sick Day for Amos McGee," winner of the 2011 Caldecott Medal. "Bear Has a Story to Tell "is a" Kirkus Reviews" Best Children's Book of 2012

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Level 2.7, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 540L
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Grouping Title bear has a story to tell
Grouping Author stead philip christian
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-11-11 23:15:54PM
Last Indexed 2018-11-12 00:18:05AM

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auth_author2 Birbiglia, Mike., Stead, Erin E,, Troost, Ernest V.
author Stead, Philip Christian.
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subject_facet Animals -- Fiction, Animals -- Juvenile fiction, Bears -- Fiction, Bears -- Juvenile fiction, Children's audiobooks, Hibernation -- Fiction, Hibernation -- Juvenile fiction, Storytelling -- Fiction, Storytelling -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Bear has a story to tell
title_full Bear has a story to tell / Philip C. Stead ; illustrated by Erin E. Stead, Bear has a story to tell / written by Philip C. Stead ; illustrated by Erin E. Stead
title_short Bear has a story to tell
topic_facet Animals, Bears, Hibernation, Storytelling