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The Berenstain Bears Learn About Strangers: Read & Listen Edition [NOOK Book]

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Read and listen along with the Berenstain Bears! When Papa Bear tells the cubs why they should never talk to strangers, Sister begins to view all strangers as evil until Mama brings some common sense to the problem. "The Bears' rules for safe conduct among strangers are listed on the last pages, including a rule about the privacy of a bear's body. A good book to start awareness in young children."-School ...
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Overview

Read and listen along with the Berenstain Bears! When Papa Bear tells the cubs why they should never talk to strangers, Sister begins to view all strangers as evil until Mama brings some common sense to the problem. "The Bears' rules for safe conduct among strangers are listed on the last pages, including a rule about the privacy of a bear's body. A good book to start awareness in young children."-School Library Journal

This ebook includes Read & Listen audio narration.

The Berenstain Bear cubs learn not to be overly friendly with strangers and give their rules for dealing with them.

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Editorial Reviews

School Library Journal
K-Gr 2 The familiar Berenstain bear family may help to make a scary subject easier to bear. Brother discourages extrovert Sister from greeting every stranger she meets. Papa tells his children the rules for safe conduct among strangers. After Sister sees the headlines about missing cubs, she over-reacts, seeing every stranger as a threat. This is conveyed by a full-page spread: the top half shows reality, the bottom half shows Sister's scary version. Mama explains the concept of the bad apples in every barrel, literally. A funny looking apple is fine on the inside, but a perfect looking apple is bad on the inside. Finally, the attraction of a toy almost causes usually cautious Brother to go for a ride with a stranger. Sister isn't tattling when she tells her parents, she's just concerned for Brother's safety. The bears' rules are listed on the last page, including one about the privacy of a bear's body, a topic not discussed in the text. A good book to start awareness in young children. Elise Wendel, Orchard Road School, Skillman, N.J.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780307938442
  • Publisher: Random House Children's Books
  • Publication date: 2/23/2011
  • Series: Berenstain Bears Series
  • Sold by: Random House
  • Format: NOOK Kids Read to Me
  • Sales rank: 145,690
  • Age range: 5 - 8 Years
  • Lexile: AD590L (what's this?)
  • File size: 18 MB
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Meet the Author

Stan and Jan Berenstain were both born in 1923 in Philadelphia.  They didn't know each other as children, but met later at school, at the Philadelphia College of Art.  They liked each other right away, and found out that the both enjoyed the same kinds of books, plays, music and art.  During World War II, Stan was a medical assistant in the Army, and Jan worked in an airplane factory.  When the war was over, they got married and began to work together as artists and writers, primarily drawing cartoons for popular magazines.  After having their two sons Leo and Michael, the Berenstains decided to write some funny children's books that their children and other children could read and enjoy.  Their first published children's book was called The Big Honey Hunt .  It was about a family of bears, who later became known as the "Berenstain Bears".  

Over 50 children's books later, Stan and Jan still plan all of their books together -- both write the stories, and both write the pictures.  They live outside of Philadelphia in the country.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 19, 2011

    My kids love it.

    And it teaches them about strangers.

    3 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted October 16, 2011

    It is a good book

    You shode read this book i reamed it.

    3 out of 7 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 12, 2011

    Emily

    I asol have a sister named emily and she loved the book

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 21, 2014

    Important Book every child should read.

    Sets just the right tone of caution without scaring them too much.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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