You're Snug With Me

  • Interest Level: Kindergarten - Grade 2   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

At the start of winter, two bear cubs are born, deep in their den in the frozen north. “Mama, what lies beyond here?” they ask. “‘Above us is a land of ice and snow.” “What lies beyond the ice and snow?” they ask. “The ocean, full of ice from long ago.” And as they learn the secrets of the earth and their place in it, Mama Bear whispers, “You’re snug with me.”

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-1-91137-347-6
$17.99 $13.49
978-1-91137-350-6
$26.99 $20.99
Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 2
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Fiction, Picture Books
Copyright 2018
Publisher Lantana Publishing
Imprint Lantana Publishing
Language English
Number of Pages 40
Publication Date 2018-10-01
BISACS JUV002370, JUV002030
Dewey [Fic]
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 9.75 x 9.75
Lexile 550
ATOS Reading Level 3.1
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 199214
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Awards, Original artwork, Reviewed, and Starred Reviews

Awards

  • Children’s Book Committee at the Bank Street Center for Children’s Literature Best Children’s Books of the Year, Winner, 2019
  • Kirkus Best Children's Books, Winner, 2018
  • Booklist Editor's Choice, Winner, 2018

Reviews

Booklist Online

“[A] breathtakingly illustrated tribute to the Arctic world . . .”—Booklist Online

Booklist

“[A] heartwarming tribute to creatures of the Arctic that offers a gentle ecology lesson as well . . .”—starred, Booklist

Foreword Reviews

“[A] tribute to environmental awareness and cultivating a healthy respect for the fierce beauty of the frozen North.”—starred, Foreword Reviews

Kirkus Reviews

“Parental love, sound ecological advice, and breathtaking illustrations all in one.”—starred, Kirkus Reviews

Illustrator: Poonam Mistry

Poonam Mistry is a UK-based freelance illustrator with a degree in graphic design and illustration. Her work is heavily influenced by nature, folklore, and traditional Indian art. Poonam was short-listed for the Kate Greenaway Medal in 2019.

Author: Chitra Soundar

Chitra Soundar is an Indian-born British author and storyteller. She has published more than 30 books and is inspired by the rich heritage of epics and folktales from India as well as India's natural beauty.