Bear's Big Ideas

Bear's Big Ideas

By Kathryn Heling; Deborah Hembrook; Richard Walz (Illustrator)

Random House Books for Young Readers, Paperback, 9780375833915, 32pp.

Publication Date: October 25, 2005


Bear has a habit of waking up with a growling tummy. He also has the habit of thinking up big ideas. With the help of his friends, Buck and Moose, he builds a boat in the summer and then an ice shanty in the winter so they can fish and feast! This Step 2 Write-In Reader includes writing and drawing activities just right for budding young writers.

About the Author

Richard "Dick" Walz graduated from the Rhode Island School of Design. He has illustrated sixty-three books and has contributed to many others. He has often drawn licensed characters. Recently he's contributed several books to Random House's "Step Into Reading" series. Dick has always had an affection for railroads, so he's enjoyed painting several trains for Just Fine the Way They Are.