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I Love You Just the Same

3.63  ·  Rating Details  ·  19 Ratings  ·  6 Reviews
A comforting story that explores the many milestones that come with growing up

"As the sun came up, Little Bear felt his mother's warm nose nudging him gently. 'Come, Little Bear, spring has arrived and it's time for us to leave the den.'"

Little Bear's mother is always there to show him what he needs to learn-how to chew crunchy grass, catch swishing fish, and dig deep for
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Hardcover, 32 pages
Published September 1st 2003 by Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)
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Meg McGregor
Mar 07, 2014 Meg McGregor rated it really liked it
Shelves: read-to-lexi
Little ones grow up so fast. I know to them it is never fast enough but for a Mother the time goes by in a heartbeat.

How wonderful that the Mother Bear keeps telling her son that "You did your best. I love you just the same!"
Naomi
Jun 22, 2015 Naomi rated it liked it
A cute story about patience and perseverance stressing to children that things come in time. Story was cute, but illustrations were somewhat plain.
Adrienne
Feb 24, 2014 Adrienne rated it really liked it
Shelves: picture-books
This is a sweet little book with a nice message about how some things take time and even if you try and fail, Mommy always loves you. :)
Jenny
Mar 27, 2013 Jenny rated it really liked it
Shelves: read-to-the-kids
This was very sweet and the message is just as the title says. I like that the mother shows the cub, lets him try and accepts his failure with telling him someday he'll be big enough, etc. Then, the next year when he can do all she has taught him she says she loves him just the same even though he isn't little anymore. It is a good book to read to read to all my children because the oldest (8) needs to hear she is loved even though she isn't little and cute (in the childish way) anymore.
Keegan
Mama Bear loves Little Bear when he can't do much and when he can do a lot. That's the way mothers are.
Kelsey Yates
Sep 22, 2010 Kelsey Yates rated it liked it
Lovely pictures. Not a real exciting story, but not bad.
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