Book List in Order:17 titles


  • The springtime trees are flowering, and the adorable bears from BEARS ON CHAIRS are ready for a picnic under the blossoms. When Big Brown Bear and the four little bears notice that the trees are shimmering in the wind with spring blooms, they know...


  • When America and Japan go to war, will Macy’s feelings for her beloved Japanese Friendship Doll change? Here is a moving addition to the Friendship Dolls series. In 1941, eleven-year-old Macy James lives near the Oregon coast with her father, th...


  • Shrieks of joy ensue when Big Brown Bear devises a clever sled that can carry four bears in this quintessential winter adventure. Here's a bright red sled On a snowy day. Where are the bears To come out and play? The little bears are ready...


  • CLANG! CLANG! TOOTLEY-TOOO! The impossibly cute bears are back -- and this time they have musical instruments at the ready. The little bears pick up their instruments and play a noisy song. They don’t care if the notes are wrong! But uh-oh, Bi...


  • How daring is Chiyo prepared to be to keep the American Friendship Doll safe? Inspired by a little-known historical event, this engaging companion to "Ship of Dolls" is told from a Japanese girl’s point of view. When eleven-year-old Chiyo Tamura...


  • In their fourth endearing escapade, four small bears prepare a celebration for Big Brown Bear’s birthday. Mmm, something smells good in the kitchen. Big Brown Bear is curious -- what are those little bears up to? Are they making something specia...


  • Can a ship carrying Friendship Dolls to Japan be Lexie’s ticket to see her fun-loving mother again? A heartwarming historical novel inspired by a little-known true event. It’s 1926, and the one thing eleven-year-old Lexie Lewis wants more than...


  • Splish! Splash! Sploosh! The adorable stars of Bears on Chairs and Bears in Beds are back, and they’re ready for bath time. Or are they? Water, soap, and sponge are there. The bath is ready. Where are the bears? The four little bears are gri...






  • Those adorable bears from Bears on Chairs return in an irresistibly sweet bedtime story. It’s time for Big Brown Bear to tuck all four little bears into their beds. Then he’s ready to climb into his own bed and turn out the light. Five warm be...


  • Can five bears share four chairs? The infectious rhymes and easy charm of this winsome read-aloud will make young listeners sit up and take notice. Four happy bearson four small chairs.Four chairs. Four adorable bears. All is well until Big Brown Be...


  • Count on these frogs for a luminous read-aloud bursting with lyrical sound play and visual surprises.On a wet spring night, one big frog sings KA-BLU-URP! Two tiny frogs sing PREEP, PREEP, three young frogs sing RIBBIT, RIBBIT, all the way up to ten ...


  • Blackmail! Lyris Lowell's daring foray into investigative journalism turned into disaster when she found herself exposed - stark naked - in a painting of Diana, the mythical Greek goddess of the hunt. Unless destroyed, the tawdry canvas would shock S...


  • Had She Truly Lost Her Senses? After all, the idea of a prim store clerk trekking off to the Klondike disguised as can-can girl was a crazy notion, to say the least. But the moment Julia Ames discovered her long-lost father's whereabouts, she knew...


  • Timber! Lumber baron Gavin McKenna knew it would take more than his usual charm to recruit China Wallace for his crazy scheme. Still, he needed the stubborn widow to find out what was going on in his Oregon camp. And he was beginning to like the f...


  • Laurel Grant, the town's high school vice-principal, is reunited with her high school sweetheart, Gary Marshall, now divorced, but her involvement with him is threatened by the discovery that his daughter, Kristie, has been abused by his ex-wife....