Story Time List - Bears, Oh My!


These books about bears were featured during Tyke Tales in January 2014. Click on the catalog links to place these titles on hold.  


Ben Loves Bear
by David McPhail

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Ben and Bear do everything together. After breakfast, they play hide-and-seek and do tricks to make each other laugh. At night, Ben tells Bear a bedtime story and Bear snuggles with Ben until he falls asleep.

The youngest readers will relate to the loving bond between a little boy and his favorite stuffed animal and how this sweet friendship makes each day special, from morning till night.



Bears! Bears! Bears!
by Bob Barner

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Everyone's favorite bears (and some you may have never met before) fish, munch, dive, cuddle, and climb their way through this playful romp. The simple rhyming text is enhanced with fun facts about new cubs (pandas are born no bigger than a stick of butter!) and bears around the world (the spectacled bear is the only species native to South America), while Bob Barner's richly textured paper collage illustrations bring the bears of the world to life. Budding ursinologists will bearly be able to contain themselvesthis book is sure to leave them roaring for more!



Mama's Little Bears
by Nancy Tafuri

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Mama must keep an eye on her curious little cubs in this minimally worded story about early independence and loving reassurance. Illustrations.