Skip to main content
SEARCHWORKS (SU CATALOG) | DATABASES | E-JOURNALS | SUL HOME | GSE | SU HOME

Soldier bear

Publication Type:

Book

Source:

Eerdmans Books for Young Readers, Grand Rapids, Mich., p.145 (2011)

Call Number:

Cubb Curr PT5882.14 .U46 S6513 2011

URL:

http://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/9561794

Keywords:

1939-1945--Poland--Juvenile fiction, Bears--Fiction, Brown bear--Fiction, Brown bears--Fiction, Iran--History--1941-1979--Fiction, Iran--History--Pahlavi dynasty, 1925-1979--Fiction, Italy--History--1914-1945--Fiction, Mascots--Fiction, Poland--History--1918-1945--Fiction, Poland--History--Fiction, Soldiers--Fiction, World War, World War, 1939-1945--Poland--Fiction

Abstract:

Summary: An orphaned Syrian brown bear cub is adopted by Polish soldiers during World War II and serves for five years as their mischievous mascot in Iran and Italy. Based on a true story.

Publication Language:

eng

Notes:

Lexile measure 780; Ages 9-12; historical fiction