Bear Books for Children
Bear books for children
So here are some books about bears for children - some are for children of all ages who love bears!
Can't You Sleep, Little Bear?
| A Book of Bears: At Home with Bears Around the World |
by Katie Viggers
Did you know there are eight species of bears around the world? This book will introduce yu to the eight different types of bear, their likes, their homes and more. It's got wonderful illustrations and is a fun introduction to bears for 4 to 7 year olds. £11.99 from Foyles.
Three Cheers for Pooh! For who? For Pooh!
The Last Polar Bears
Grandfather heads off on an expedition to find the Last Polar Bears. His dog Roo goes with him. Roo has very strong views and she is full of character. Off they go on a ship called Unsinkable to find polar bears. They also come across wolves and a penguin. The story is very funny and it's told through a series of letters to a child. For ages 7 to 9. For £4.99 from Foyles
Tam is sent to work at a bear farm in the city when he's just 12 years old. He feels very alone and he hates the way the bears are treated - but if he speaks up he will lose his job. If he loses his job, he can't send money home - and then what will his family do? A sick cub arrives and Tam nurses the cub back to health secretly. They develop an unbreakable bond and Tam vows to return the cub to the wild - but how will they ever find a way to be free? This is a powerful and moving story of hope and bravery against huge odds. Every should read this book to find out about bear bile farming - and that you can indeed make a difference. For 9 to 11 year olds but I think it's for adults as well - it sends out important messages. For £6.99 from Foyles