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Bear Country by Doreen Cronin and Stephen Gilpin

Doreen Cronin and Stephen Gilpin


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Bear Country by Doreen Cronin and Stephen Gilpin follows the Chicken Squad’s quest to find out where there missing friends are!

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It’s fall in the backyard. Though the weather is cooling down, the crime solving business is still hot!

Chicken Squad’s neighbor Anna McClanahanahan comes looking for her missing hamster one morning. It’s an easy case to solve. The Chicken Squad is now ready to settle in for a relaxing day of knitting. Then Ziggy points out that Barbara, the Chicken Squad’s caretaker is missing! And not only that, but there have been sightings of a headless bear in the neighborhood!

Will the Chicken Squad be able to save their beloved Barbara and get some breakfast? Or will this case be too much to bear?

Doreen Cronin is the author of many bestselling and New York Times bestselling picture books, including Click, Clack, Quack to School!Click, Clack, Surprise!Click, Clack, Ho, Ho, HoClick, Clack, PeepClick, Clack, Boo!Dooby Dooby MooThump, Quack, Moo: A Whacky AdventureBounceWiggleDuck for PresidentGiggle, Giggle, QuackBloom; and the Caldecott Honor Book Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type as well as The Chicken Squad series and Cyclone. She lives in Brooklyn, New York. Visit her at DoreenCronin.com.

Stephen Gilpin graduated from the NYC School of Visual Arts where he studied painting and cartooning. He is the illustrator of the Who Shrunk Daniel Funk series and The Extraordinary Adventures of Ordinary Boy series. Stephen currently lives in Hiawatha, Kansas. Visit him at SGilpin.com.