Where Is Bear? (Paperback)

By Lesléa Newman, Valeri Gorbachev (Illustrator)

HMH Books for Young Readers, 9780152059187, 44pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2006

List Price: 7.99*
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The animals in the forest are playing hide-and-seek, and everyone is found--except for the biggest one of all! Where, oh where, could Bear have gone? One thing is certain: Bear's friends will do whatever it takes to find him.

Lesléa Newman's rhythmic text and Valeri Gorbachev's charming illustrations will make every child eager to join this playful search for the missing Bear.

About the Author

LESLÉA NEWMAN has written many books both for children and adults, including Where Is Bear?, Cats! Cats! Cats! and Hachiko Waits. She lives in Northampton, Massachusetts.

VALERI GORBACHEV has illustrated more than forty books for children, including his own Big Little Elephant and Skunk’s Spring Surprise by Lesléa Newman. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.

Praise For Where Is Bear?

"A wonderful rendition of the ever-familiar hide-and-seek game . . . This fun-loving, simply told story will appeal to the preschool set."—School Library Journal