Bear of My Heart

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Bear of My Heart

By Joanne Ryder; Margie Moore (Illustrator)

Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing, Hardcover, 9780689859472, 32pp.

Publication Date: December 26, 2006

Whether splashing in a stream, rolling down a hill, or snuggling with her cub, Mama Bear promises her baby that she will always be there. Joanne Ryder's charming ode to mother love features full-color illustrations by Margie Moore.

About the Author

Joanne Ryder is the award-winning author of numerous children's books about the natural world, including Little Panda: The World Welcomes Hua Mei at the San Diego Zoo. Some of her other books include Bears Out There, Chipmunk Song, The Snail's Spell, and White Bear, Ice Bear. Before becoming a full-time writer, Joanne worked as a children's book editor in New York City. She lives in California.