Big Brown Bear's Up and Down Day (Paperback)

By David McPhail

HMH Books for Young Readers, 9780152056841, 48pp.

Publication Date: May 1, 2006

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (8/1/2003)

List Price: 6.00*
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Bear is big and Bear is brown and Bear lives all alone. But then one day, someone comes along who gives him a few tips about the ups and downs of having a friend.

About the Author

DAVID McPHAIL is the creator of dozens of wonderful books, including Big Brown Bear's Up and Down Day, Sisters, and Mole Music, a New York Times Book Review Best Illustrated Book of the Year. He lives in New Hampshire.

Praise For Big Brown Bear's Up and Down Day

"The art is comfy; the text is clever. Young children will respond to the simple theme of friendship found."--Booklist

"McPhail's worlds are so heartening and nourishing they might have just popped out of the kitchen stove."--Kirkus Reviews