Panda Bear, Panda Bear, What Do You See?

The classic series returns with a beautiful story about endangered animals and looking after nature. A bald eagle soars, a spider monkey swings, a macaroni penguin struts and a red wolf sneaks through the pages, captured in rhythmic text and Eric Carle’s vibrant pictures. And all the while, the animals are watched over by our best hope for the future – a dreaming child…

  • A poignant first book that introduces endangered animals
  • Published 35 years after the first classic Brown Bear story
  • Eric Carle is the creator of The Very Hungry Caterpillar
  • Simple, rhythmic rhyming text – ideal for reading aloud

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    Bill Martin

    Bill Martin Jr wrote over 300 books for children, including the classic Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do you See?, illustrated by his dear friend Eric Carle.


    Bill Martin Jr won many awards in his highly acclaimed career, and the Bill Martin Jr Picture Book Award was established in his honor.

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    Eric Carle

    Eric Carle is the acclaimed author and illustrator of many classic picture books, and is best known for the much-loved The Very Hungry Caterpillar.


    Eric Carle has won many book and design awards in both the US and around the world. His most famous book, The Very Hungry Caterpillar was awarded the American Institute of Graphics Arts Award, the Selection du Grand Prix des Treize in France and a Nakamori Reader’s Prize in Japan. In 2003 Carle was awarded the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award for his lifetime contribution to children’s literature and illustration.

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