Bears Beware

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Bears Beware

By Patricia Reilly Giff; Alasdair Bright (Illustrator)

Wendy Lamb Books, Hardcover, 9780385738897, 67pp.

Publication Date: April 10, 2012

Mitchell really doesn't want to go camping with the other kids at the Zigzag Afternoon Center. Sleeping in the woods with creepy crawly things, coyotes, and bears? Yikes But his best friend Habib is going, and it's Mitchell's birthday that weekend. He's just got to find a way to be brave, and scare the bears away
As the fifth book in the Zigzag Kids series which also includes "Number One Kid, Big Whopper, Flying Feet, " and "Star Time" "Bears Beware" continues to delight readers with award-winning author Patricia Reilly Giff's quirky, lovable group of kids, capturing all the excitement and surprises of new friends and after-school fun.

About the Author
PATRICIA REILLY GIFF is the author of many beloved books for children, including the Kids of the Polk Street School books. Her novels for older readers include the Newbery Honor Books "Lily's Crossing" and "Pictures of Hollis Woods," and "Willow Run," a companion to "Lily's Crossing." Her most recent books are the novels "Storyteller "and "Wild Girl," and the first three Zigzag titles, "Number One Kid, Big Whopper, " and "Flying Feet."