As young readers follow Bear around his home, they will learn about all kinds of different household activities! With many first learning themes, an easy-to-memorize rhyming text, and a useful family tree, Bear's Busy Family offers many opportunities for interactive projects with young children.
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Product Dimensions:10 x 9.75 inches
Page Count:24 pages
Age Range:Ages 2-6 years
Awards & Accolades
"A simple rhyming text and appealing illustrations will capture the very youngest of children.... Cats, birds, mice, and squirrels populate the indoor and outdoor scenes as wiggly grace notes and the bears' pointy faces and large fuzzy bodies are reassuringly cozy" — Kirkus Reviews
"Capture the hearts and minds of all the children with this excellent picture book! Each page is packed with images that will spark conversation with children. This would be an ideal resource for introducing genealogy and extended families" — Early Years Educator
About the Contributors
Written by - Stella Blackstone
Award-winning author Stella Blackstone has written many of Barefoot's best-selling titles, including the Bear series and the Cleo the Cat series. She has been writing for children for over twenty years. Stella lives in Somerset, UK.
Illustrated by - Debbie Harter
Debbie Harter has illustrated over 20 books for Barefoot, including the beloved Bear series. As a child, Debbie would "lose herself in books (as long as they had pictures)" and hopes to continue doing so until she's very old. She lives in Cornwall, England.
Narrated by - Henry Strozier
Henry Strozier is a film and broadway actor and television narrator. He has worked with Discovery Channel, PBS and National Geographic among others. In 2016, he won an Audie award for his narration work and is a two-time Emmy nominee. Henry has narrated over 100 books.