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Bear for Breakfast / Makwa kidji kijebià wìsinyàn

By Robert Munsch
Illustrations by Jay Odjick

Ages 3 - 8
32 Pages
Scholastic Canada Ltd.
Bear for Breakfast / Makwa kidji kijebià wìsinyàn
9781443175111 Paperback
Also available in French: Un ours pour déjeuner! / Makwa kidji kijebà wìsiniyàn

Donovan wants to catch a bear for breakfast — but what does the bear want?

This dual language edition includes both the original English text and an Algonquin translation.

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About the story

This story was inspired by Donovan, a first-grader in in La Loche, Saskatchewan, a Chippewan community in northern Saskatchewan that Robert Munsch visited in January, 1990. When Robert asked what the kids liked to eat, Donovan said that he liked to eat BEAR!

Bear for Breakfast

Image credits

Image credits:

From Swamp Water. Text copyright © 2013 by Bob Munsch Enterprises Ltd. Illustrations © 2013 by Michael Martchenko. All rights reserved.

From Too Much Stuff! Text copyright © 2010 by Bob Munsch Enterprises Ltd. Illustrations copyright © 2010 by Michael Martchenko. All rights reserved.