Mimi and Bear in the Snow (Hardcover)
Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR), 9780374349714, 32pp.
Publication Date: October 7, 2014
Wherever Mimi goes, Bear is sure to be there—whether she is ice-skating, having fancy tea with the queen, or making a scary snow monster. But when Bear gets lost, poor Mimi is heartbroken. Luckily, the snow melts and Mimi and Bear are reunited.
Janee Trasler's spare text and utterly adorable artwork will resonate with anyone who has ever lost a beloved toy.
About the Author
Janee Trasler has written and/or illustrated many picture books for children, including Mimi and Bear in the Snow, Caveman: A B.C. Story and the Chickies board books. She lives in Grapevine, Texas, with her husband, two dogs, two guinea pigs, and a pile of puppets.
Praise For Mimi and Bear in the Snow…
“The softly textured, substantial shapes of Trasler's illustrations reinforce the subtle emotional narrative--just like Mimi, the pictures have a plainspoken eloquence and an intriguing dimensionality.” —Publishers Weekly
“Trasler's gentle tale beautifully captures a child's love for a dependable, cuddly friend, no matter if it is inanimate . . . Warm and fuzzy and very reassuring.” —Kirkus Reviews
“A sweet, charming story that young children will enjoy.” —School Library Journal