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Shh! Bears Sleeping

Written by David Martin and illustrated by Steve Johnson and Lou Fancher
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5.1
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Goodreads Rating - 3.7 / 5.0
$16.99
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Target Age
32
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In the fall When leaves turn red Bears know soon It’s time for bed Comes winter Comes snow Bears are ready Bears go In their cave Warm and deep Winter is time For bears to sleep

A lilting read-aloud text and stunning pictures combine to make an irresistibly appealing picture book that follows these fascinating animal friends through the cycle of the year. A page of facts about bears will answer young readers’ questions as they begin to explore the wonders of the natural world.

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The Book Snob Mom
Mom, Avid Reader, Austen Fangirl
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4.75

The illustrations are more realistic than not, and even though it’s told in rhyming verse that clips along at a soothing pace, I still felt like it was teaching the cycle of hibernation in an informative way—I really appreciated that it went through an entire year.

Grammy
English Degree, Former SAHM, Grammy Extraordinare
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5.0
The Goodfather
Husband. Father. Children's Book Critic Extraordinaire:)
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5.5
Mom of Boys
Three little boys who love books about dragons, whangdoodles and magic.
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5.25
The Notorious RAD
Mom of 1. Wife to 1. #1.
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5.0

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Who Wrote Shh! Bears Sleeping

author
David Martin

David Martin has written many books for children, including Let’s Have a Tree Party!, illustrated by John Manders; All for Pie, Pie for All and Little Bunny and the Magic Christmas Tree, both illustrated by Valeri Gorbachev; and We’ve All Got Bellybuttons!, illustrated by Randy Cecil. He lives in Vermont.

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Who Illustrated Shh! Bears Sleeping

illustrator
Steve Johnson

Lou Fancher and Steve Johnson began working together as a creative team in 1986 and have collaborated on more than 50 picture books, including the New York Times bestseller My Many Colored Days by Dr. Seuss. They are recipients of the Society of Illustrators Gold Medal. Visit them online at www.johnsonandfancher.com.

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Lou Fancher

Lou Fancher and Steve Johnson began working together as a creative team in 1986 and have collaborated on more than 50 picture books, including the New York Times bestseller My Many Colored Days by Dr. Seuss. They are recipients of the Society of Illustrators Gold Medal. Visit them online at johnsonandfancher.com.

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Book Details

ISBN 10:
0670017183
ISBN 13:
9780670017188
Publication Date:
January 5, 2016