Ice Bear

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Ice Bear
Written by Nicola Davies
Format: Mixed Media Product
ISBN-10: 0763644412
ISBN-13: 9780763644413
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Ice Bear
In the Steps of the Polar Bear

author: Nicola Davies
illustrator: Gary Blythe

series name:
Read, Listen, & Wonder

This vibrant book-and-CD series brings the best of our Read and Wonder nature stories to life.

Each paperback title in the series includes a CD that features:
- an engaging read-aloud with sound effects
- a segment focusing on fascinating facts
- a read-along opportunity guided by prompts

Huge, magnificent, and solitary, a polar bear moves through the frozen Arctic. Powerful hunter, tireless swimmer, tender mother, gentle playmate she is superbly adapted for surviving, even thriving, in this harsh and icy climate. Written in poetic language interspersed with fascinating facts, Nicola Davies' breathtaking tale of this massive, stark white animal is brought to life in striking paintings by Gary Blythe. Just as the Inuit people have watched and learned from this amazing creature for generations, readers are invited to witness the majesty of Ice Bear.

Back matter includes a note about polar bears and an index.

Follow the path of the magnificent polar bear as it strives to survive in an age-old Arctic habitat threatened by global warming.
suggested retail price (U.S./CAN):
$9.99 / $12.00
isbn-10/isbn-13:
0763644412 /  9780763644413
on sale date:
09/2009
type/format:
Audio Books and DVDs / Mixed Media Product
age range:
5 yrs - 8 yrs
# of pages/size:
32 / 9 13/16" x 13 13/16"
grade range:
Kindergarten - Grade 3
 
subjects:
Animals; People & Places;
author’s comments:
Nicola Davies is a zoologist and the award-winning author of books for children. Nicola Davies lives in Somerset, England.
 
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