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Peekaboo! Nanuq and Nuka Look for Colours

Bilingual Inuktitut and English Edition

by Rachel Rupke, illustrated by Ali Hinch
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 0 to 3
  • Grade: p
tagged: native canadian, polar regions, colors, bears

Can you help Nanuq and Nuka look for colours?

In this interactive book, Nanuq and Nuka explore the world around them and look for different colours. Children can pull up the flap and find the hidden colours!

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Just Beyond the Very, Very Far North

by Dan Bar-el, illustrated by Kelly Pousette
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover eBook
  • age: 8 to 12
  • Grade: 3 to 7
tagged: bears, polar regions, friendship

The adventures of Duane the polar bear and his arctic friends continue in this charming sequel to the modern-day classic The Very, Very Far North, which Booklist compared to Winnie the Pooh in a starred review.

Past the place where icebergs shiver, you will find the Very, Very Far North, where Duane and his friends are sure to make you feel right a …

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Bear Wants to Sing

by Cary Fagan, illustrated by Dena Seiferling
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: bears, friendship, music

Bear wants to sing his song, but the other animals won't give him a chance to perform his masterwork in this delightful picture book companion to the critically acclaimed King Mouse.

A bear finds a ukulele in the woods. It makes a nice sound -- PLINK! -- and inspires him to write his own song. His friend Mouse would love to hear it. But Bear isn't t …

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All about Polar Bears

Inuinnaqtun Edition

by Danny Christopher
edition: Paperback
also available: Paperback Paperback
  • age: 5 to 7
  • Grade: 1
tagged: beginner, bears, polar regions

Learn all about where polar bears live, what they eat, and how they hunt.
This simple nature book introduces children to information about the polar bear, along with beautiful photographs.

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We Dream Medicine Dreams

by (artist) Lisa Boivin
edition: eBook
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: k to 2
tagged: native canadian, wolves & coyotes, values & virtues, deer, moose & caribou, bears, bedtime & dreams, birds, death & dying

From Dene artist and bioethicist Lisa Boivin comes this healing story of hope, dreams, and the special bond between grandfather and granddaughter.

When a little girl dreams about a bear, her grandfather explains how we connect with the knowledge of our ancestors through dreams. Bear, Hawk, Caribou, and Wolf all have teachings to share to help us liv …

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The Giant Bear

An Inuit Folktale

by Jose Angutinngurniq, illustrated by Eva Widermann, narrator Julian Black Antelope & Louise Flaherty
edition: Audiobook
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: native american, monsters, polar regions, bears

One of the most terrifying creatures to be found in traditional Inuit stories is the nanurluk, a massive bear the size of an iceberg that lives under the sea ice. Its monstrous size and ice-covered fur make it an almost impenetrable foe. But when a lone hunter spots the breathing hole of the nanurluk on the sea ice near his iglu, he quickly uses h …

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Lorsque j’étais un ours…

illustrated by Irene Luxbacher
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 4 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: bears, new experience, emotions & feelings

 

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Franchir des rivières tumultueuses, gravir des montagnes imposantes et traverser des forêts pleines d’arbres gigantesques : Oh! Vivre la vie d’un ours! Mais quand cet ours est transporté dans un autre monde, il réalise qu’on ne tombe pas toujours au bon endroit. Pourtant, parfois, la vie est exaltante, p …

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Perry

illustrated by Paola Opal
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 0 to 3
  • Grade: p
tagged: bears

Perry the polar bear, a little baby in the big, cold North who is afraid of the water, refuses to learn to swim when his mother tries to teach him.

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Find Fergus

by Mike Boldt
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: bears, humorous stories, imagination & play

Play the funniest game of hide and seek ever with Fergus, a bear who's very, very bad at hiding. 

The hilarious illustrator of I Don't Want to Be a Frog brings picture book fans a super-silly, interactive story that will have children giggling from start to finish. Follow huge, loveable Fergus and see all the many ways in which he is TERRIBLE at pla …

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