Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels
- Age: 6 to 8
- Grade: 1 to 3
- Reading age: 6 to 8
This collection of four nonfiction picture books showcases the wild inhabitants of the Great Bear Rainforest. Each book focuses on one kind of animal—wolves, bears, seals or whales—but also includes photographs of many other creatures who share the Great Bear Rainforest. Perfect for young readers who want to know more about the natural world, the My Great Bear Rainforest bundle will introduce them to a place of magic, drama and delight. Each page features renowned wildlife photographer Ian McAllister’s stunning photographs and Nicholas Read’s lively text
My Great Bear Rainforest is a series of nonfiction picture books focusing on the wild inhabitants of the Great Bear Rainforest and the Great Bear Sea.
This bundle comprises four hardcover books: A Bear’s Life, Wolf Island, The Seal Garden and A Whale’s World.
About the authors
Ian McAllister is a co-founder of the wildlife conservation organization Pacific Wild. He is an award-winning photographer and author of The Great Bear Rainforest, and his images have appeared in publications around the world. He has been honoured by the Globe & Mail as one of 133 highly accomplished Canadians, and he and his wife, Karen McAllister, were named by Time magazine one of the ""Leaders of the 21st Century"" for their efforts to protect British Columbia's endangered rainforest. He is a member of the International League of Conservation Photographers and has won the North America Nature Photography Association's Vision Award and the Rainforest Action Network's Rainforest Hero award. He lives with his family on an island in the heart of The Great Bear Rainforest.
Nicholas Read is a journalism instructor at Langara College in Vancouver, British Columbia. He collaborated with Ian McAllister on several books, including Wolf Island, A Bear's Life, The Seal Garden and The Great Bear Sea and wrote City Critters, about urban wildlife. He lives in Vancouver, British Columbia.
Other titles by Ian McAllister
Babies of the Great Bear Rainforest
Babies of the Great Bear Rainforest Read-Along
Great Bear Rainforest
A Giant-Screen Adventure in the Land of the Spirit Bear