|Author:||Maurice Sendak,Else Holmelund Minarik|
|Title:||A Kiss for Little Bear (I Can Read)|
|Format:||rtf lrf mobi lit|
|ePUB size:||1915 kb|
|FB2 size:||1294 kb|
|DJVU size:||1960 kb|
|Publisher:||Mammoth (April 1969)|
Else Holmelund Minarik first introduced readers to her timeless character in the classic Little Bear. Publication of this book, with illustrations by Maurice Sendak, launched the I Can Read series. This much-loved author continues to write stories for children at her home in North Carolina.
Else Holmelund Minarik and Maurice Sendak, the creators of the first Little Bear book for beginning readers, once again blend their extraordinary talents in a tender story filled with warmth and laughter. Else Holmelund Minarik first introduced readers to her timeless character in the classic Little Bear. However, this is just one short story about Little Bear receiving a kiss for some art he created. My daughter was thrilled to see another Little Bear book, but even she was disappointed by the length. She was excited, however, to see some old friends like Lucy and Emily at the end of the story.
A Kiss for Little Bear book. Else Holmelund Minarik and Maurice Sendak, the creators of the first Little Bear book for beginning readers, once again blend their extraordinary talents in a tender story filled with warmth and laughter. This beloved classic is an ALA Notable Children's Book and a New York Times Best Illustrated Book.
Else Holmelund Minarik. A kiss for Little Bear (An I can read book) Close. 1 2 3 4 5. Want to Read. Are you sure you want to remove A kiss for Little Bear (An I can read book) from your list? A kiss for Little Bear (An I can read book). by Else Holmelund Minarik. Published 1989 by Trumpet Club.
A Kiss for Little Bear is a charming story about a young bear who draws a picture for is grandmother. Not surprisingly at all, this picture looks like one of the monsters from "Were the Wild Things Ar. Little Bear has his friend Hen deliver the picture to Grandmother Bear. Minarik's simple narrative will be easy enough for young readers, and Sendak's illustrations will hold their attention.
A Kiss for Little Bear (An I Can Read Book) by Minarik, Else Holmelund (1984) Paperback. In 1957, Harper published its first I Can Read title, Little Bear, written by Else Holmelund Minarik and illustrated by Maurice Sendak. Large type, simple vocabulary, chapter-like divisions, and decorative pictures made Little Bear perfect for emerging readers.
Else Holmelund Minarik was urged to replace the bears with children. She was born in Denmark and moved to the US with her parents at the age of four. She married Walter Minarik and wrote and illustrated the first Little Bear story for their daughter, Brooke, to read before she went to school. It was more widely circulated when, as a junior school teacher in Long Island, New York, she made copies for her pupils. Friends and the world outside home take priority in Little Bear's Friend (1960) and a loving grandmother appears in A Kiss for Little Bear (1968). Sendak's delicate and beautiful illustrations captured the warmth of Minarik's stories and also maintained her fine balance between "real" bearishness and a world that is recognisably human.
Little Bear by Else Holme Holmelund Minarik illustrated by Maurice Sendak, Large type, simple vocabulary, chapter-like divisions, and decorative pictures made Little Bear perfect for emerging readers. This book has four stories: What Will Little Bear Wear, Birthday Soup, Little Bear Goes to the Moon & Little Bear's Wish. Condition is very good, some edge and corner wear, light staining of cover and spine. Binding is tight, pages are clean. Someone has placed a sticker over the owners name on inside cover page. See photos for more detail.