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Moon Bears

Moon Bears

Mark Newman

Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)

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Who can stand upright like a person?

Who smells honey from miles away?

Who builds a nest in the trees?

The moon bear!

With their big round ears, moon-shaped crescents, and irresistible personalities, there is plenty to love about moon bears. Full of fascinating facts, this book is brought to life with stunning photographs by renowned wildlife photographer Mark Newman.

Praise for Moon Bears

“Vivid photographs show the bears climbing trees, swimming, and relaxing in hammocks . . . Newman packs a good amount of information into his descriptions of the bears” —Publishers Weekly

“Irresistibly endearing polar bear photographs are the highlight of this picture book. . . . The facts are genuinely interesting.” —The Horn Book Magazine on Polar Bears

“Newman adeptly balances photographs and text to introduce these animals to young readers. . . . A solid choice for collections in need of a basic, well-designed overview of [polar bears'] lives in the wild.” —School Library Journal on Polar Bears

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Mark Newman

Mark Newman's work has appeared in most major publications, including Newsweek, National Geographic, and Life. His first book for children was Polar Bears.

Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)

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