It is Simple You See is a heartwarming picture book that follows the life of a little orange bear among other white polar bears. The story begins with the little orange bear crying in his habitat because no other little white polar bears want to play with him. However, this idea is not stemming from the little white polar bears, but rather, their parents are apprehensive about the little orange bear’s differences. It is not until dangerous weather leaves the little orange bear and his friend in a scary situation that the community of polar bears sees the worth of the little orange bear.
It is Simple You See is a sad story in the beginning, but it leaves readers with reconciled feelings and a warm heart at the end. This book is perfect for young readers, especially readers who could be considered different. No matter who reads it, this picture book is a great lesson for any young child or older reader to recognize that everyone is special and worthy no matter what they look like. Overall, this book has a well-rounded plot and leaves readers with a sense of hope and belonging in the world.