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Sleeping Bear
The Legend

  • 1695

By: Anne Margaret Lewis / Illustrated by: Sarah Grant

A wonderful and heartwarming legend about the love of a family.

When a forest fire approaches a mother bear and her cubs they must flee to the lake nearby for safety. Momma bear tells her cubs to stay by her side, but in the chaos of the forest they are lost. Momma bear prays to the Great Spirit Manitou to bring her cubs back and her wish is granted as she sees them swimming toward her.

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Author & Illustrator Bios:

Anne Margaret Lewis, author

Anne, a graduate of the University of Michigan, was born and reaised in the Detroit area. Anne and her husband live with their children in Traverse City, Michigan, overlooking West Grand Traverse Bay on Old Mission Peninsula. Anne is also the author of Tears of Mother Bear and Has Anyone Seen Christmas?.

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Sarah Grant, illustrator

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A perfectly carved bedtime story.


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ISBN: 978-1-934133-15-6

Ages: 3-6
Page count: 36
9 x 9

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