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Three Bears in a Boat

By Tracy Moore, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 4+

Gorgeous illustrations buoy book about bears and teamwork.

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THREE BEARS IN A BOAT tells a simple story about trying to fix a mistake, but the easy pace and gentle sweetness of the disposition make this is a terrific read. There's a little minor peril when the bears are on their own on the rough seas, but no one's injured and the distress is used to show that it's better to work together and take responsibility than quarrel to solve a problem or try to cover it up.

Most striking are the gorgeously rendered watercolor illustrations, recognizable to fans of the Ladybug Girl series, which give the book an old-fashioned, sea-swept appeal. Kids will enjoy these seafaring bear adventures, and parents will appreciate the positive lessons and sweetness of the aesthetics.

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