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Don't Feed the Bear

Written by Kathleen Doherty & illustrated by Chip Wass
5.0 / 7.0
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Goodreads Rating - 4.1 / 5.0
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A park ranger and a bear face off in a battle of signs as they each try to get treats from visiting campers.

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Book-loving mommy-to-be! Recently enjoyed The Hobbit, Becoming, and The Marvelous Magic of Miss Mabel.
5.0 / 7.0

This is an enjoyable story with a fun, happy ending. The best part is the “war with words” as the ranger and bear alter the signs, providing funny moments that make this a fun read. The color palette fits perfectly with the darling illustrations.

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Who Wrote Don't Feed the Bear

Kathleen Doherty

Kathleen Doherty has taught elementary school for over 30 years in Chicago. She’s a Reading Specialist and an Educational Specialist in Curriculum and Instruction who enjoys writing humorous stories and reading aloud to kids. Her work has appeared in <i>TIME </i>magazine, <i>The Mailbox</i>, <i>Highlights for Children</i>, <i>Highlights High Five, Highlights HELLO, </i>and <i>Spider Magazine</i>. She has won the <i>Highlights</i> Pewter Plate Award, the <i>Highlights</i> Celebrate National Poetry Contest, and a letter of merit from SCBWI’s Magazine Merit Competition. She currently lives in Schererville, IN.<br /><br />Chip Wass is an award-winning artist who designs characters and illustrations for Disney, Cartoon Network, <i>The New York Times</i>, ESPN, and Wendy’s. His previous books include <i>Monster Knows Patterns</i>, and <i>Monster Knows Numbers</i> (Picture Window Books). Chip lives in Baltimore, MD. Learn more about chip at

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Kathleen Doherty's Book Dedication

With love to Paul, Mom, and Kim . . . who never stopped believing.

Chip Wass's Book Dedication

To Mom.

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