Great Read Alouds: Stories You Won't Want to Miss
Use every occasion, birthdays, holidays, all celebrations big and small, to place a book in your child’s hands or to bring as a gift each time you visit a friend.
by Brenda Z. Guiberson
Illustrated by Ed Young
Henry Holt and Company 2010
Ages: 3 to 5
Topic: Great Read Alouds: Stories You Won't Want to Miss
"Who scratches the birch tree and licks oozing sap? Hungry moon bear." Exquisite illustrations of moon bear follow his moods throughout the book, like sleepy, hungry, curious, and grumpy. The ending provides pictures of real moon bears in danger of becoming extinct, with notes on how to help these beautiful bears.