Polar Bear, Polar Bear, What Do You Hear? (Hardcover)
Macmillan Young Listeners, 9781427207289, 32pp.
Publication Date: June 22, 2010
Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (6/21/2010)
Board book (9/15/1997)
Board book, Spanish (9/1/2002)
Board book (10/2/2012)
What will you hear when you read this book to a preschool child?
Lots of noise
Children will chant the rhythmic words. They'll make the sounds the animals make. And they'll pretend to "be" the zoo animals featured in the book-- look at the last page
Bill Martin Jr. and Eric Carle are two of the most respected names in children's education and children's illustrations. This collaboration, their first since the classic "Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?" (published more than thirty years ago and still a best-seller) shows two masters at their best.
A "Redbook" Children's Picture Book Award winner
The rollicking companion to "Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?
About the Author
www.billmartinjr.com and www.eric-carle.com For information about the Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art visit:
Praise For Polar Bear, Polar Bear, What Do You Hear?…
"Teachers will smile with delight when they see this wonderful book, and students are sure to utter the familiar request, 'Have you got another one like this one?'"--School Library Journal, starred review
"A splendid successor to Brown Bear."--Publishers Weekly
“In this book/CD set, Gwyneth Paltrow delivers a now-honeyed, now-fluty reading that is geared to entertain, with lots of colorfully interpreted participles.” – Kirkus Reviews"Gwyneth Paltrow narrates with a confidence and clarity that let the auditory clues and trademark animal collages take center stage...Listeners will surely want to join in with her animal voices. Background sound effects bring depth to the action, and children will love poring over the rich illustrations. " - AudioFile magazine