Written by Canadian author Nicholas Read, “A Bear’s Life” takes readers on a journey of discovery into the Great Bear Rainforest, where there are grizzly bears, black bears, and spirit bears roaming in the wilderness. Readers learn about the details of a bear’s life with the help of captivating photographs that document the lives of BC’s bears: raising their cubs, looking for food, catching fish, and hibernating. Suitable for students at the elementary level, this book is appropriate as a read-aloud, and it may present opportunities for students to learn more about bears, lifecycles, and habitats. The resource may also prompt classroom discussions about conservation. Log in to read the full review.