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The polar bear son : an Inuit tale / retold and illustrated by Lydia Dabcovich.

Dabcovich, Lydia. (Author).

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  • 78 out of 80 copies are currently available at PINES. (Show copies)
  • 1 out of 1 copy are currently available at Twin Lakes Library System. (Show copies)
  • 1 out of 1 copy are currently available at Mary Vinson Memorial Library.

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1 current hold on 80 total copies.

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Item details

  • ISBN: 0395727669
  • ISBN: 9780395727669
  • ISBN: 0395975670
  • ISBN: 9780395975671
  • Physical Description: 37 pages : color illustrations ; 24 x 28 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Clarion Books, ©1997.

Contents / Notes

Summary, etc.:
An old woman adopts and raises a polar bear cub which grows up and provides for her even after she has had to send it away to save it from the jealous men of the village.
Target Audience:
Lexile: 470.
Subject: Inuit > Folklore.
Tales > Arctic regions.
Jealousy > Juvenile fiction.
Polar bear > Juvenile fiction.
Gratitude > Juvenile fiction.
Inuit > Juvenile fiction.
Folktales, Inuit.
Jealousy > Folklore.
Polar bear > Folklore.
Graditude > Fiction.
Inuit > Folklore.
Eskimos > Folklore.
Folklore > Arctic regions.

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