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"In this story (told in the form of a television broadcast), bears emerge from hibernation demanding to be fed."
Publisher: Watertown, Mass. : Charlesbridge, c2014
ISBN: 9781580896634
Branch Call Number: JX FIC BIE
Characteristics: 32 p. ;,col. ill. ;,24 x 29 cm.
Alternative Title: Bear alert


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Feb 17, 2017

Fun story. More to absorb for adults in the details. Reminds me of some of the better Dav Pilkey picture books. Look for additional info on inside front and back covers.

Greg_library Sep 28, 2016

An amusing parody of Animal Planet and live news channels, as the bears, rudely awakened from hibernation, spend a day in the city, sending the citizens in a panic. Well illustrated, with sub-plots and a few references to famous bears thrown into the mix. Suitable for children above the age of 6 and adults will have fun with the story as well.

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Greg_library Sep 28, 2016

Greg_library thinks this title is suitable for 6 years and over


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Greg_library Sep 28, 2016

A host of a nature program unintentional wakes two hibernating bears, who hitch a ride into the city and create chaos. The bears' excursion along streets and into diners and stores are shown through a series of news bulletins and interviews.


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Greg_library Sep 28, 2016

Soon they will emerge from their den, hungry for food and hungry for adven-AAAAAAAAAAH!!! [Nature show host, in bear den, after waking the bears]


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