Bear Came Along (Hardcover)
Once there was a river flowing through a forest. The river didn't know it was capable of adventures until a big bear came along. But adventures aren't any fun by yourself, and so enters Froggy, Turtles, Beaver, Racoons, and Duck.
About the Author
Richard T. Morris is the author of Sheep 101, This Is a Moose and Bye-Bye, Baby! and a former E.B. White Award Honoree and Midwest Bookseller Choice Award winner. He lives in New Jersey with his family.
Praise for Bear Came Along
*"Outstanding art perfectly complements the text...To quote one particularly joyous double-page spread, "Oh, what a ride!""—Kirkus, starred review
"...a standout choice for reading aloud."—Publishers Weekly
"Full of messages about seizing the day and learning from one another, this jaunty tale and its large-scale, immersive pictures expansively invite readers to come along, too."—School Library Journal
"This high-spirited tale is a metaphor for life itself, and "Oh, what a ride" it is!"—Horn Book
"This hilarious mishmash of cuddly sheep and fairy-tale characters will have your little one giggling all the way to sleep."—B&N Kids Blog
"This is an exciting read aloud, and little listeners will not be disappointed as the story resolves--eventually--with sleep."—BookPage
* "Cheeky characters, onomatopoeia, and plenty of goofy action will keep the pages turning and force rereads."—Kirkus Reviews, starred review
"It's practically guaranteed that readers will go giggling into that good night."—Publishers Weekly
"Morris's over-the-top humor will delight imaginative kiddos."—Booklist