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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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - caltstatt - LibraryThing
This is my favorite book. Mark is a young boy who lives in Alaska and befriends a young bear cub chained in a shed behind his house. Mark's parents do not know about the friendship for awhile and are ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - MusicObaka - LibraryThing
The most hart warming book I have ever read. I'm not really into the whole boy being the mane person usually BUT i got hooked on this book right away. Anyone out there who is thinking of reading it I say Go For It Read full review