"The opportunity for children to sharpen their rhyming and observation skills as well as learn their colors make this interactive journey a must. Don’t miss it!"
– School Library Journal
"A walk through the woods provides ample opportunities for spotting colors in Bear and Mouse’s latest adventure. Mouse and bear are walking;/ they are chitter-chatter-talking./ So much for them to do./ And the bear sees... begins Wilson, as the animals appear against a white backdrop; both the open-ended rhyme and a pair of blue dragonflies hint at what awaits after the page turn. The next spread is a riot of blue, with Bear splashing in a river while flowers, fish, butterflies, and fruit offer readers many opportunities to spy blue with Bear. Though Wilson’s rhymes can be a tad herky-jerky, Chapman’s vibrant acrylics give children plenty to pore over."