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The snow bear

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1st American ed.
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AD: Adult Directed 580L
The bear came into town in the autumn to feed at the dump. Her cubs had been killed by hunters and she was weary. Only Bruun saw her plight. . . .So begins a friendship between two unlikely companions: Bruun, an Inuit Eskimo boy, and a polar bear from the wild. As they spend the winter out on the sea ice together, Bruun learns the ways of the polar bears. But when spring comes, he must return home to the ways of his own people. What will happen, years later, when the two meet again and Bruun has become a hunter?A poignant tale, The Snow Bear will inspire thoughtful discussions about nature, tradition, and the powerful bond of friendship.
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Full title snow bear
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Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-24 23:14:15PM
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subject_facet Bears. -- Fiction, Canada -- Fiction, Eskimos -- Fiction, Friendship -- Fiction, Inuit. -- Fiction, Polar bear. -- Fiction
title_display The snow bear
title_full The snow bear / written by Liliana Stafford ; illustrated by Lambert Davis
title_short The snow bear
topic_facet Bears, Eskimos, Friendship, Inuit, Polar bear