A Story for Bear

A Story for Bear

By Dennis Haseley; Jim LaMarche (Illustrator)

Harcourt Brace and Company, Hardcover, 9780152002398, 32pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2002


Never underrestimate the power of reading: Like a mother and child, a bear and a woman meet at a summer cabin and become friends through the world of books.

About the Author
DENNIS HASELEY has written many fine books for children, including the acclaimed Kite Flier and The Old Banjo. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.

Jim LaMarche is one of the most talented artists working in children s books today. His many successful books include "Rainbabies" by Laura Kraus Melmed and "Albert" by Donna Jo Napoli, which was selected as a New York Times Best Illustrated Book; and "Up" and "Raft", which he also wrote. Most recently he illustrated "The Carpenter s Gift" by David Rubel. Jim lives in Santa Cruz, California.