Caldecott Honor Book
What happens when Sal and her mother meet a mother bear and her cub? A beloved classic is born!
Kuplink, kuplank, kuplunk! Sal and her mother a picking blueberries to can for the winter. But when Sal wanders to the other side of Blueberry Hill, she discovers a mama bear preparing for her own long winter. Meanwhile Sal's mother is being followed by a small bear with a big appetite for berries! Will each mother go home with the right little one?
With its expressive line drawings and charming story, Blueberries for Sal has won readers' hearts since its first publication in 1948.
"The adventures of a little girl and a baby bear while hunting for blueberries with their mothers one bright summer day. All the color and flavor of the sea and pine-covered Maine countryside."
-School Library Journal, starred review.
Age Range: 3 - 7 years
Grade Level: Preschool - 2
Lexile Measure: 890 (What's this?)
Series: Viking Kestrel picture books
Hardcover: 55 pages
Publisher: Viking Books for Young Readers; 1st edition (September 17, 1948)
Product Dimensions: 11.6 x 0.5 x 8.9 inches
Shipping Weight: 1 pounds