Bibliographic Information: McCloskey, R. (2010). Blueberries for Sal. Philadelphia, PA, United States: Perfection Learning.

Annotation: Sal and her mother go to pick blueberries but along the way Sal ends up with baby bears mother and baby bear ends up with Sal’s mother.

Genre: Comedy and Humor, Fiction

Grade Level: K-4th

Readers who will like this book: Readers who enjoy the wilderness, animals, and stories of mothers and their children would enjoy this book.

Personal response and rating: 5/5 This story is so sweet, I loved the illustrations as well as the story of Sal and baby bear wondering off while being engrossed in the blueberries around them.

Text dependent question: Who does Sal accidentally start to follow?

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