Bear Has a Story to Tell

Philip C. Stead, illustrated by Erin E. Stead; Read by Katherine Kellgren

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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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Bear Has a Story to Tell by Philip C. Stead, illustrated by Erin E. Stead

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.

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BEAR HAS A STORY TO TELL by Philip C. Stead, Erin E. Stead | Kirkus Book Reviews
Read the Kirkus Review of BEAR HAS A STORY TO TELL . Within a gentle tale of hibernation and renewal, the Steads' second collaboration (after Caldecott-winning <em>A Sick Day for Amos McGee<em>) explores a second, internal theme: the nature of the storytelling narrative itself.
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Young readers: “Bear Has a Story to Tell” by Philip C. Stead, illustrated by Erin E. Stead - The Washington Post
A picture book that is a tenderly detailed homage to the natural order of life.
- The Washington Post


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Philip C. Stead, illustrated by Erin E. Stead; Read by Katherine Kellgren

Philip C. Stead and Erin E. Stead are author and illustrator of A Sick Day for Amos McGee, winner of the 2011 Caldecott Medal and a New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book. This is their second collaboration. This is Erin's third picture book for Roaring Brook Press, and Philip's fifth. Philip and Erin live in a 100-year-old barn in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

Erin E. Stead
Philip C. Stead
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Bear Has a Story to Tell
Philip C. Stead, illustrated by Erin E. Stead; Read by Katherine Kellgren

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Kirkus Reviews Best Books of the Year

Unabridged Digital Audio

Unabridged  Digital Audio
Macmillan Audio
Macmillan Young Listeners
April 2013
Unabridged Digital Audio
ISBN: 9781427236036
ISBN10: 1427236038

Age Range: 2 to 6
Grade Range: p to 1
$1.99

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Hardcover
Roaring Brook Press
A Neal Porter Book
September 2012
Hardcover
ISBN: 9781596437456
ISBN10: 1596437456
Picture Book
9 1/4 x 8 1/2 inches, 32 pages, Full colorillustrations throughout
Age Range: 2 to 6
Grade Range: p to 1
$16.99
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