Lighthouse Family

When the sea brings together a lighthouse keeper cat, a shipwrecked sailor dog, and three orphaned mouse children, they become the Lighthouse Family in this cozy chapter book series from Newbery medalist Cynthia Rylant.

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The Bear

Book #8

Newbery Medalist Cynthia Rylant brings the peaceful sounds, sights, and characters of the coast vividly to life in the eighth book of the Lighthouse Family series, in which the family meets a bear who has just woken up from hibernation!

After a long winter cooped up in the lighthouse, Whistler and Lila are excited to go outside and explore. In the forest, they see some frosty vapor rising from a hole in the roots of a tree. They investigate and discover that it is a hibernating bear. The mouse children wait patiently for the bear to wake up and when he does, they invite him for breakfast at the lighthouse. But their new friend might not be quite done hibernating…
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Don't Miss These Previous Books in the Series!

The Storm
Storm
Book #1
The Whale
Whale
Book #2
The Eagle
Eagle
Book #3
The Turtle
Turtle
Book #4
The Octopus
Octopus
Book #5
The Otter
Otter
Book #6
The Sea Lion
Sea Lion
Book #7

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The Bear ON SALE3/6/2018
Bear
Book #8

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Cynthia Rylant
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Cynthia Rylant

Cynthia Rylant is the author of more than 100 books for young people, including the beloved Henry and Mudge, Annie and Snowball, Brownie & Pearl, and Mr. Putter & Tabby series. Her novel Missing May received the Newbery Medal. She lives in Lake Oswego, Oregon. Visit her at CynthiaRylant.com.

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