The Red Fruit (Hardcover)

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Description


Baby Bear is off exploring on his own.

Tok!

Now what’s this that just hit his head? Mmmm…it’s a delicious red fruit. He must get more.

Up, up, up, to the top of the forest.

Hello Caterpillar! Hello Squirrel! Hello Bees!

Now what is that?

Why, it’s the biggest red fruit of all! Baby Bear must have it. He leeeaaaps…

From award-winning Korean illustrator Lee Gee Eun comes a gorgeously illustrated story – delightful at every beat – about first discoveries and always landing in a safe place.

P R A I S E

★ “Economically drawn and narrated, this translated work from Korea spotlights a bear cub’s naivete and determination… Beautifully transcends its seeming simplicity.”
Kirkus (starred)

“Perfect for pre- and emerging readers… Playful.”
Horn Book

“Children follow a baby bear on an adventure to find more of the delicious red fruit that has fallen to the ground… young readers will relish joining in the journey. The tale lends itself to an easy storytelling session.”
School Library Journal 

About the Author


Lee Gee Eun is an author and illustrator from Korea who has won numerous international honors, including the BolognaRagazzi award and the Korean Young Illustrator Award. You can follow her at @studio_geeeun.

Praise For…


“Perfect for pre- and emerging readers… Playful.” — Horn Book

“Children follow a baby bear on an adventure to find more of the delicious red fruit that has fallen to the ground… young readers will relish joining in the journey. The tale lends itself to an easy storytelling session.” — School Library Journal 



[STAR] “Economically drawn and narrated, this translated work from Korea spotlights a bear cub’s naivete and determination… Beautifully transcends its seeming simplicity.” —Kirkus Reviews (starred)

Product Details
ISBN: 9781646147007
ISBN-10: 1646147006
Publisher: Levine Querido
Publication Date: November 28th, 2023
Pages: 64
Language: English