cover image Nora and the Great Bear

Nora and the Great Bear

Ute Krause, Author Puffin Books $3.99 (32p) ISBN 978-0-14-054565-4

In PW 's words, ``The story of a plucky girl's encounter with a sought-after bruin has the enchanting flavor of an old-world fairy tale, and Krause's subtle ink-and-watercolor illustrations and imaginative use of perspective are captivating.'' Ages 4-8. (Dec.)