Our Class Book
We are currently reading 'The Last Bear' by Hannah Gold.
There are no polar bears left on Bear Island. At least, that's what April's father tells her when his scientific research takes them to this remote Arctic outpost for six months. But one endless summer night, April meets one. He is starving, lonely and a long way from home. Determined to save him, April begins the most important journey of her life...
Reviews for this book:
"One of the most heartfelt books I have ever read, combining an impossible-not-to-love protagonist with an animal in need and an Arctic setting, The Last Bear really has no faults."
Year 6 End of Year Reading Expectations