Bear Is a Bear

(Author) (Illustrator)

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$18.99  $17.66
Balzer & Bray/Harperteen
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9.1 X 11.1 X 0.6 inches | 1.15 pounds

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About the Author

Quand il était enfant, JONATHAN STUTZMAN adorait les livres et les bandes dessinées. Aujourd'hui, il est un réalisateur récompensé et un auteur de livres pour enfants. Il vit en Pennsylvanie avec son épouse, l'illustratrice Heather Fox, et leur bouledogue français Sir Hugo.

As a child, JONATHAN STUTZMAN loved books and comic books. When he grew up, he became an award-winning filmmaker and picture book author. Jonathan lives in Pennsylvania with his wife, illustrator Heather Fox, and their French bulldog, Sir Hugo.

Dan Santat is the Caldecott Medal-winning and New York Times bestselling author and illustrator of The Adventures of Beekle: The Unimaginary Friend, as well as the illustrator of many other picture books, including Crankenstein by Samantha Berger. Dan lives in Southern California with his wife, two kids, and various pets.


"Lovely lilting language [and] soothing reassurances render the night magical and moving home an adventure in this sweetheart of a bedtime tale."--Kirkus Reviews
Praise for THE NIGHT IS FOR DARKNESS: "A beautiful bedtime story with a lilting text to lull little ones to sleep."--School Library Journal
"Stutzman's rhyming tribute to the magic of nighttime... feel[s] like a lullaby, delivering a hypnotic effect that will engage young readers while lulling them to sleep."--ALA Booklist
"This offering is couched in reassurance and comfort."--Publishers Weekly
"This has the vintage sweetness of The Velveteen Rabbit and the contemporary heart of Toy Story, and it would make a gentle read in a teddy bear storytime or as a gift--accompanied, of course, by a stuffie for the recipient. "--Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books
"In this ode to the timelessness of cherished playthings, a toy bear accompanies a child through myriad experiences.... Will have adults and young readers alike reflecting on the indispensable natures of their own favorite stuffies."--Kirkus Reviews