Little Bear's Little Boat by Eve BuntingLittle Bear's Little Boat by Eve Bunting

Little Bear's Little Boat

byEve BuntingIllustratorNancy Carpenter

Board Book | March 6, 2012

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"[A] sensitive, affecting story about growing up and leaving favorite things behind . . . . Reassuring and well told."&nbsp - Booklist Little Bear loves his little boat. But Little Bear soon begins to grow and grow, until one day he doesn't fit in his little boat anymore! All children who experience growing pains will appreciate Little Bear's predicament. And they will smile with satisfaction as the solution to his problem unfolds in simple, lyrical words and charming pictures from two award-winning picture-book creators.
Eve Bunting  has written more than two hundred books, including the Caldecott Medal-winning Smoky Night, illustrated by David Diaz. She lives in Southern California. Nancy Carpenter is the illustrator of many books for children, including Twinnies and A Picnic in October, also by Eve Bunting. She lives in Brooklyn...
Title:Little Bear's Little BoatFormat:Board BookDimensions:30 pages, 6.75 × 7.5 × 0.71 inPublished:March 6, 2012Publisher:Houghton Mifflin HarcourtLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0547719035

ISBN - 13:9780547719030


Rated 5 out of 5 by from we refer to it a lot! We love this story! We will read it or talk about it if one of our kids is having a hard time giving up things they have grown out of, and how good it is to pass them onto "another little bear".
Date published: 2017-04-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Sweet Heart warming story of growing up an sharing. A delight to read.
Date published: 2012-08-07

Editorial Reviews

Familiar theme? positive message about sharing? the spirit of generosity? may be contagious to youngsters after reading this upbeat tale." - Publishers Weekly "Another healthy serving of charm and life lesson from the dependable Bunting? amicably depicted in Carpenter's dear, guiless pen-and-ink drawings." - Kirkus Reviews "Children will listen intently to this tale? softly colored, uncluttered illustrations? have an old-fashioned charm? ? will resonate with many children." - School Library Journal "A sensitive, affecting story about growing up and leaving favorite things behind? with charming ink-and-paint illustrations? Reassuring and well told." - Booklist, ALA "