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Eye of the Great Bear

3.72  ·  Rating Details ·  61 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
In this turn-of-the-century Western adventure, a twelve-year-old boy with the reputation of a coward is cured of his fears after he faces a grizzly to save his little sister.
Paperback, 176 pages
Published November 1st 1999 by Aladdin (first published February 1st 1999)
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Patty Davis
Nov 02, 2009 Patty Davis rated it really liked it
I read this book then i was younger and loved in, being a big fan of bears and all this book caught my attention. Bill Wallace was my favorite author as a child, he writes amazing childrens books. This book I liked because it's about a boy who is a little jumpy and his brothers make fun of him and pick on him and one day when he is out with his dad in the middle of the night and standing by the truck he steps by a rattlesnake and usually people cant move away fast enough from rattlesnakes but he ...more
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Oct 01, 2015 Mary rated it really liked it
First person account of settlers who move from Texas to Montana. They travel mainly by train, support each other and deal with nature. The main character, Bailey, thinks of himself as cowardly, but in the end finds a courage that holds him up in his family and community
karyn maddox
Dec 14, 2015 karyn maddox rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Loved Eye of the Great Bear

Great books for all, young and old. I am especially glad to add this to my reading list for my two young sons.
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Former elementary school teacher; West Elementary School, Chickasha, OK, principal, since 1977, and physical education teacher. Speaker at schools and universities in various states, including State University of New York and University of South Florida.

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Bluebonnet Award from Texas Association of School Librarians and Children's Round Table and Sequoyah Children's Book Award from Oklahoma St
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