Father Bear Comes Home (Paperback)

In Stock -Select for Store Locations
Books Inc. in Alameda
1 on hand, as of Nov 25 2:32am
Books Inc. in Palo Alto
1 on hand, as of Nov 27 1:42am
Books Inc. in the Marina
1 on hand, as of Nov 27 1:45am


Little Bear's father is finally coming home from a long fishing trip. Little Bear is very excited to see him even if he doesn t bring the mermaid Little Bear has been hoping for

About the Author

Else Holmelund Minarik first introduced readers to her timeless character in the classic Little Bear. Publication of this book, with illustrations by Maurice Sendak, launched the I Can Read series. This much-loved author continues to write stories for children at her home in North Carolina.

Maurice Sendak (1928-2012) was the author and illustrator of such classic children's books as "Where the Wild Things Are" and "In the Night Kitchen". Widely considered one of the most innovative creators of children's literature, he received honors including the Caldecott Medal, the Hans Christian Andersen Medal, the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award, and the National Medal of Arts. Sendak was born in Brooklyn in 1928 and died in Connecticut in 2012.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780064440141
ISBN-10: 0064440141
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication Date: October 25th, 1978
Pages: 62
Language: English
Series: I Can Read! - Level 1 (Quality)