Orange Pear Apple Bear

Orange Pear Apple Bear

Book - 2006
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Explores concepts of color, shape, and food using only five simple words, as a bear juggles and plays.
Publisher: London, England : Macmillan Children's Books, 2006.
ISBN: 9781442420038
1442420030
Branch Call Number: E GRA
Board books G BDBK
Characteristics: 24 unnumbered pages :,color illustrations ;,23 cm

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Only five words are used in this entire book; it's the clever–and beautiful–visual narrative that make it such a pleasure for all ages.

What do an orange, a pear, an apple and a bear have in common? Find out in this rhyming book about shapes, colours and sequences.

This book is made up of mostly four words: orange, pear, apple, and bear. Watch how Emily Gravett uses these words in lots of interesting combinations! The repetition will help your child to become familiar with these new words.


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happyphi Feb 17, 2019

Love the cute pictures to compare apples, oranges, pears, and the bear~
Nice and simple rhymes with a great flow.
Infants, children, and adults will definitely enjoy this lovely story!!!

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creiling
Oct 10, 2018

My 5.5 yo literate son really enjoyed this book and, I think he felt like "he" was the one reading this book. He LOVED it!

SPPL_János Mar 21, 2018

I like to start off my storytimes with a really simple, short book, and this is my number-one go-to choice.

VaughanPLKasey Nov 15, 2016

An adorable and silly book with only four words.

vpl_childrens Dec 08, 2015

Five words make up the entire text of this charming book about colours, shapes and sequence.

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kayt0ates
Oct 20, 2015

Thinking this would be a great book, it only has four words in it.. orange pear apple bear... bore...
The pictures are cute and well illustrated. Book is defiantly more suitable for beginning readers. Not a good story time book.

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librarygirl_6
Dec 11, 2013

cute simple pictures with matching words-used for ASL storytime class

forbesrachel Aug 24, 2012

The bear just wanted to eat, very cute.

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readtomemama
Aug 13, 2011

You can't help but read this about 5 times in a row. Clever.

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dudu7791
Sep 12, 2010

Turn this into a to9ngue twister for your kid by letting them try to read the pages as fast as they could.. great fun!

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creiling
Oct 10, 2018

creiling thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 4 and 5

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