Illustrated by Kady McDonald Denton
Candlewick Press, 2009
Early reader and picture book format
Bear is his usual fastidious, grumpy self on his birthday—even denying that it is his birthday! Mouse disguises himself as the deliveryman, the postman, even as Santa Claus, trying to get Bear to admit it’s his birthday and enjoy the day.
Candlewick created an electronic Birthday card based on A Birthday for Bear! Click here to download the e-card PDF and share with your friends!