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Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? :  40th Anniversary - Bill Martin Jr.

Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?

40th Anniversary

Paperback

Published: 21st November 2007
For Ages: 0 - 5 years old
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Exuberantly coloured artwork and favourite animals make this rhythmic story the perfect introduction to looking and learning about colours. Each spread leads seamlessly into the next and young children will delight in Eric's colourful collage animals and simple repetitive language.

About The Author

Eric Carle is an internationally bestselling and award-winning author and illustrator of books for very young children. Eric lives in Massachusetts with his wife, Barbara. The Carles opened The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art in Massachusetts in 2002. Bill Martin Jr. was a teacher, writer and poet, and held a doctoral degree in early childhood education. His many books pay testament to his ability to speak directly to children. Bill lived the latter part of his life in Texas, where he died in 2004.

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Fabulous book

By Zazagypsy

from Maitland, NSW

About Me Everyday Reader

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Pros

  • Deserves Multiple Readings
  • Easy To Understand

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    Best Uses

    • Our 2yold Loves The Rhyme

    Comments about Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?:

    Sleepy time Nd any other time! Paper is good quality moving from board books.

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    Carle's books all have an educational element - they teach about animals, numbers, colours and nature - but a big part of their appeal is that they are not didactic or laboured, but light and entertaining. There's warmth and humour there too. Junior

    Eric Carle

    Eric Carle is acclaimed and beloved as the creator of brilliantly illustrated and innovatively designed picture books for very young children. His best-known work, The Very Hungry Caterpillar , has eaten its way into the hearts of literally millions of children all over the world and has been translated into more than 25 languages and sold over twelve million copies. Since the Caterpillar was published in 1969, Eric Carle has illustrated more than sixty books, many best sellers, most of which he also wrote.

    Eric Carle's art is distinctive and instantly recognizable. His art work is created in collage technique, using hand-painted papers, which he cuts and layers to form bright and cheerful images. Many of his books have an added dimension - die-cut pages, twinkling lights as in The Very Lonely Firefly, even the lifelike sound of a cricket's song as in The Very Quiet Cricket, - giving them a playful quality: a toy that can be read, a book that can be touched. Children also enjoy working in collage and many send him pictures they have made themselves, inspired by his illustrations. He receives hundreds of letters each week from his young admirers. The secret of Eric Carle's books' appeal lies in his intuitive understanding of and respect for children, who sense in him instinctively someone who shares their most cherished thoughts and emotions.

    Eric Carle has two grown-up children, a son and a daughter. With his wife Barbara, he lives in Northampton, Massachusetts.

    Visit Eric Carle's Booktopia Author Page


    ISBN: 9780141501598
    ISBN-10: 0141501596
    Audience: Children
    For Ages: 0 - 5 years old
    Format: Paperback
    Language: English
    Number Of Pages: 32
    Published: 21st November 2007
    Dimensions (cm): 25.0 x 20.0  x 0.4
    Weight (kg): 0.16
    Edition Number: 1