From the back of the book:
White Spirit Bear tells the story of thye unusual and vbeautiful creatures that inhabit ancient rainforests on the northwest coast of British Columbia.
Readers will discover where the bears live, what they eat, how they behave and why they are white. Known as the bear's goodwill ambassador, the author Grandma Tess also discusses the improtance of preserving the bears'habitat. Through her messages of "caring and sharing" readers realize the importance of learning to live in harmony with all the creatures of the earth.
The author introduc es the Spirit Bears through stunning photographs and informative topics.
The book appeals to different reading levels so that children can read along, read aloud or read alone. There is simple text for beginners and there is fuller, complementary text for more experienced readers.