The Alaskan wilderness is a lonely place for Mark Andersen, especially after the death of his older brother, Jamie. But in time Mark finds someone else to love--Ben, an Alaskan brown bear so huge that no one else dares come near him. Gentle Ben has been a favorite of readers of all ages for 25 years, and is a timeless story of a rare friendship. An ALA Notable Book.
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Review: Gentle BenUser Review - Swhe641200 - Goodreads
7.2014 swbook group. Ok book. Slow idealistic Read full review
Review: Gentle BenUser Review - Trace - Goodreads
Luke's Review: This was about a boy named Mark who save a bear named Ben. The town was against Mark keeping the bear. The townspeople took the bear and sent him to Brown Bear Island. Marks family then decided to move there. Ben continued to live in the wild and visited with Mark. Read full review