Little Bear: A folktale from Greenland: Band 10 White/Band 14 Ruby by Dawn Casey


Little Bear: A folktale from Greenland: Band 10 White/Band 14 Ruby by Dawn Casey

In this beautiful retelling of a folktale from Greenland, an unlikely friendship develops between a lonely old woman and a baby polar bear. With stunning artwork from Chris Corner, this book explores the moving relationship between human and animal as the bear cub grows up. * Collins Big Cat Progress books are specifically designed for children at Key Stage 2 who have a Key Stage 1 reading level, giving them age-appropriate texts that they can read, building their confidence and fostering positive attitudes towards reading. * Text type: A traditional story * Curriculum links:

About the Author

Dawn Casey

Dawn Casey has always had a passion for traditional tales, which she feels are vital nourishment for children. In addition to writing, Dawn has worked in publishing and as a primary school teacher. She believes that passing on these stories is a great privilege, as well as a great pleasure.

Dawn lives in East Sussex, England with her husband and daughter.
The Great Race is her first project with Barefoot Books.

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32 pages
Interest Age: From 5


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Publication date

6th January 2014



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