Mrs. Minarik is at her superb best in depicting the charming childlikeness of Little Bears delight in visiting his grandparents. H.
1962 Caldecott Honor Book
Notable Children's Books of 1963 (ALA)
About the Author
Else Holmelund Minarik first introduced readers to her timeless character in the classic Little Bear. Publication of this book, with illustrations by Maurice Sendak, launched the I Can Read series. This much-loved author continues to write stories for children at her home in North Carolina.