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Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 135,903 Ratings and 4,932 Reviews

Book Description
The gentle rhyming and gorgeous, tissue-paper collage illustrations in this classic picture book make it a dog-eared favorite on many children's bookshelves. On each page, we meet a new animal who nudges us onward to discover which creature will show up next: "Blue Horse, Blue Horse, What do you see? I see a green frog looking at me." This pattern is repeated over and over, until the pre-reader ca... More
Book Information
PublisherHenry Holt & Company, Inc.
BindingBoard book (62 editions)
Reading LevelBaby to Pre-K
# of Pages32
Publication Date09/15/1996
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About Bill Martin (Author) : Bill Martin is a published author and an editor of children's books. Some of the published credits of Bill Martin include Polar Bear Polar Bear What Do You Hear, Here Are My Hands, I reach out to the ... more
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About Eric Carle (Illustrator) : Eric Carle (born June 25, 1929) is a children's book author and illustrator, most famous for his book The Very Hungry Caterpillar, which has been translated into over 30 languages. Since The Very Hung... more
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Reader Comments
11/14/2015 Lisa Taylor said: One of my granddaughter's favorite books of Eric Carle!
tags: I recommend

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5/15/2011 Matthew J Wicks tagged as: I recommend, I read

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5/4/2011 beverly williams-adewoyin said: A beautiful book that children love.
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6/10/2009 john tracy said: A great book to read to kids. Once. After that they read it themselves, over and over and over and over again. It's the kind of book all writers aspire to write; one that will support them and their kin for the next 100 years. Simple, perfect, right on the money.
tags: , Inspired me - I wish I wrote it!

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1/5/2009 Sarah Wilson tagged as: Inspired me

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9/21/2008 Cari H. tagged as: I read

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8/26/2008 Sarah Campbell said:
I don't think there is a single Eric Carle book out there that I don't love. Eric Carle is one of the most inspirational children's book author/ illustrators I have read. This book "Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?", was used in a speech therapy clinic I worked at for a while. The words and ... more

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9/16/2007 Holly DeWolf said: A regular bedtime read. It flows very nicely.
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