Baby Bear's Big Dreams

Baby Bear's Big Dreams

By Jane Yolen; Melissa Sweet (Illustrator)

Harcourt Children's Books, Hardcover, 9780152052911, 40pp.

Publication Date: August 1, 2007

Baby Bear knows that big bears get to have "all" the fun. They get to stay up late, live in toy stores, go exploring by themselves, and eat dessert . . . all day long Baby Bear plans to do each of those things--and more--when he grows up. But at the end of the day, even the biggest bearsstill get to come home to tellof their grown-up adventures.
This third Baby Bear collaboration between Jane Yolen and Melissa Sweet is a wonderful tribute to imagination and perfectly captures the spirit of youngsters who wish "they" could make all the rules.

About the Author

Melissa Sweet is the illustrator of many fine children’s books. Reviewers have described her unique mixed-media illustrations as “exuberant,” “outstanding,” and “a creative delight.” Melissa lives on the beautiful coast of Maine. In addition to writing and painting, she enjoys gardening, hiking, biking, and cross-country skiing. For more information about the author and her work, visit