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Bears on Chairs

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Bears on Chairs

By Shirley Parenteau; David Walker (Illustrator)

Candlewick Press (MA), Hardcover, 9780763635886, 32pp.

Publication Date: August 11, 2009

Description
Can five bears share four chairs? The infectious rhymes and easy charm of this winsome read-aloud will make young listeners sit up and take notice.
FOUR HAPPY BEARS
ON FOUR SMALL CHAIRS.
Four chairs. Four adorable bears. All is well until Big Brown Bear shows up what a stare and wants a seat. Can these clever bears put their heads together (among other things) and make space for one more? With endearing, expressive illustrations and a sustained rhyme in every line, here is a cozy tale that makes it clear there is room for all.


About the Author
Shirley Parenteau has written a number of books for children, including ONE FROG SANG. She lives in Elk Grove, California.

David Walker has illustrated several children s books, including DOMINO by Claire Masurel and FLIP, FLAP, FLY! by Phyllis Root. He lives in Chapel Hill, North Carolina."