Newsletter   Secure Checkout   View Cart (0 items)  
Search:    Welcome Guest! Save up to 30-40% on most items with our awesome everyday discounts!

The Berenstain Bears Go to School (First Time Books(R)) [Paperback]

By Stan Berenstain (Author) & Jan Berenstain (Author)
Our Price $ 3.49  
Retail Value $ 4.99  
You Save $ 1.50  (30%)  
Item Number 157955  
Buy New $3.49
Available on the Internet only.

Item description for The Berenstain Bears Go to School (First Time Books(R)) by Stan Berenstain & Jan Berenstain...

Sister Bear, nervous about entering kindergarten, overcomes her fears when she discovers that school is really fun.

Publishers Description
Illus. in full color. A sympathetic story about Sister Bear, who conquers her fear of starting kindergarten.
"May help ease those 'first day' fears."--School Library Journal.
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.

Citations And Professional Reviews
The Berenstain Bears Go to School (First Time Books(R)) by Stan Berenstain & Jan Berenstain has been reviewed by professional book reviewers and journalists at the following establishments -
  • Booklist - 09/01/1993 page 72

Promise Angels is dedicated to bringing you great books at great prices. Whether you read for entertainment, to learn, or for literacy - you will find what you want at!

Item Specifications...

Studio: Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages   32
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 0.25" Width: 8" Height: 8"
Weight:   0.2 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Oct 1, 1978
Publisher   Random House Books for Young Readers
Age  4-7
Series  Berenstain Bears  
ISBN  0394837363  
ISBN13  9780394837369  

Availability  180 units.
Availability accurate as of Mar 30, 2017 05:05.
Usually ships within one to two business days from La Vergne, TN.
Orders shipping to an address other than a confirmed Credit Card / Paypal Billing address may incur and additional processing delay.

More About Stan Berenstain & Jan Berenstain

Stan Berenstain Stan and Jan Berenstain were already successful cartoonists for magazines and adult humor books when they began writing children's books. The first story starring the bear family, The Big Honey Hunt, appeared in 1962. Since then, more than 360 Berenstain Bears books have been published, and more than 300 million copies have been sold. What began as an idea sparked by their young sons' love of reading has become one of the best-selling children's book series ever.

Stan Berenstain lived in Solebury, in the state of Pennsylvania. Stan Berenstain was born in 1923 and died in 2005.

Stan Berenstain has published or released items in the following series...
  1. Beginner Books
  2. Beginner Books(r)
  3. Berenstain Bears
  4. Berenstain Bears (8x8)
  5. Berenstain Bears (Prebound)
  6. Berenstain Bears First Time Books
  7. Berenstain Bears First Time Chapter Books
  8. Berenstain Bears First Time Chapter Books (Prebound)
  9. Berenstain Bears Living Lights 8x8
  10. Big Bright & Early Board Books
  11. Bright & Early Board Books
  12. Bright & Early Book, Be 9
  13. Bright & Early Books for Beginning Beginners
  14. Dover Children's Science Books
  15. First Time Books(r)
  16. I Can Read Books: Level 1
  17. I Can Read It All by Myself Beginner Books (Hardcover)
  18. Step Into Reading - Level 2 - Quality

Are You The Artisan or Author behind this product?
Improve our customers experience by registering for an Artisan Biography Center Homepage.

Product Categories

1Books > Subjects > Children > Ages 4-8 > General
2Books > Subjects > Children > Animals > Bears > Fiction
3Books > Subjects > Children > Animals > General
4Books > Subjects > Children > Authors & Illustrators, A-Z > ( B ) > Berenstain, Jan
5Books > Subjects > Children > Authors & Illustrators, A-Z > ( B ) > Berenstain, Stan
6Books > Subjects > Children > People & Places > Social Situations > Emotions & Feelings > Fiction
7Books > Subjects > Children > Popular Characters > Book Characters > Berenstain Bears
8Books > Subjects > Children > Series > Early Reader
9Books > Subjects > Children > Literature

Similar Products

Reviews - What do customers think about The Berenstain Bears Go to School (First Time Books(R))?

My son recently started preschool and I remembered I loved this book as a child. I particularly remember how vibrant the pictures were and how my imagination ran wild with them. It was a great way to prepare him for his first day of school and one we continue to read over and over and over! A definate classic!
GREAT  Aug 29, 2006
Book shows that Sister is nervous about starting kindergarten. She meets the teacher Mrs. Honey before school starts. First she is nervous but soon she starts to relax and enjoy herself and have fun. I love the part where she holds another kindergartener's hand on the bus. So often little kids only think of themselves and not others.
Dont jugde  Feb 4, 2006
this book is ok .One reason is because it shows you not to judge things you haven,t tried.Another is If people dont trie something then help them do it.This is what i think of this book.
Great book for children just starting to school  Dec 30, 2005
If you're looking for a book to introduce your child to what happens at school, then look no further. Sister Bear will be going to school for the first time in this book and in preparation, Mama takes her to see her kindergarten teacher for lunch. She has a wonderful time and then brother takes her to school with him and helps her get on the bus. Sister is kind and holds the hand of another little bear who seems very afraid and they go into class together. That part was really sweet! This book does a wonderful job in teaching children what school is about and what to expect. If Brother and Sister can do it, then we can too! This is a great hit at our house and I highly recommend it!
one of the best books  Dec 28, 2005
I really loved this book as a kid because I loved all the illustrations and I loved kindergarten as well. I was volunteering at a kindergarten class one time and read this book to the kids and they loved it and were so happy for some reason when I told them I have the book at home too :) It's a good book to prepare your child for daycare, preschool or kindergarten if they're having anxiety about going.

Write your own review about The Berenstain Bears Go to School (First Time Books(R))

Ask A Question or Provide Feedback regarding The Berenstain Bears Go to School (First Time Books(R))

Item Feedback and Product Questions
For immediate assistance call 888.395.0572 during the hours of 10am thru 8pm EST Monday thru Friday and a customer care representative will be happy to help you!

Help us continuously improve our service by reporting your feedback or questions below:

I have a question regarding this product
The information above is incorrect or conflicting
The page has misspellings or incorrect grammar
The page did not load correctly in my browser or created an error.

Email Address:
Anti Spam Question. To combat spammers we require that you answer a simple question.
What color is the sky?
Leave This Blank :
Do Not Change This Text :

Add This Product Widget To Your Website

Looking to add this information to your own website? Then use our Product Widget to allow you to display product information in a frame that is 120 pixels wide by 240 pixels high.

    Copy and paste the following HTML into your website and enjoy!

Order toll-free weekdays 10am thru 10pm EST by phone: 1-888-395-0572 (Lines are closed on holidays & weekends.)
Customer Service | My Account | Track My Orders | Return Policy | Request Free Catalog | Email Newsletter

Gift Certificates
RSS Feeds
About Us
Contact Us
Terms Of Use
Privacy Policy