When a young bear is awakened from his winter nap by a mysterious sound, he makes new friends and discovers the true meaning of Christmas.
|Statement||Robert Kinerk ; illustrated by Jim LaMarche|
|Contributions||LaMarche, Jim, ill|
|LC Classifications||PZ8.3.K566 Bea 2009|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 v. (unpaged) :|
Like many Christmas stories, this is not an overtly religiously themed story in the least. It's the story of little bears made of gingerbread dough who help make Christmas special for the family that made them. In the end, (spoiler alert!) Santa recognizes their kindness and makes them live on so they can continue to do such kindness every 5/5(11). During our congregational Christmas party, we wanted to give kids gifts that would help the to remember the reason for the season. I knew that the Berenstein Bears stories always have good themes that promote good values, so I knew this would be a safe book, but this story goes one better by retelling the story of Jesus's birth/5(). In The Berenstain Bears The Very First Christmas, fans of the lovable bear family will learn more about the story of Jesus' coming, from the angel's announcement of a new baby to the visit of the three wise men. Recommended for ages 4 to 8 years. The Berenstain Bears, The Very First Christmas () by Jan Berenstain, Mike Berenstain/5(22). The Berenstain Bears, The Very First Christmas is an 8x8 paperback perfect for a quick read during the Christmas season. As the cubs settle down with Papa to hear /5.
This classic Berenstain Bears story is a perfect way to celebrate Christmas, all the while teaching your children about the true meaning of the season! Come for a visit in Bear Country with this classic First Time Book® from Stan and Jan Berenstain. Sister and Brother are ready for Christmas and have made their lists for Santa Bear/5(67). I personally love the ebb and flow of the story. I love reading these books out loud. For this book in particular I love that Bears friends want to share Christmas with him and how they all work together to keep him awake. I love the idea of Bear and his friends making the presents. This book feels like how Christmas is supposed to be/5(K). rows This list of Berenstain Bears books includes many in the picture book series (such as . Robert Kinerk's inspired story and Jim LaMarche's glimmering illustrations combine in a picture book that captures the joy and spirit of Christmas. Come along with bear and his friends and see the magical light of Bear's First Christmas/5(4).
Robert Kinerk's inspired story and Jim LaMarche's glimmering illustrations combine in a picture book that captures the joy and spirit of Christmas. Come along with bear and his friends and see the magical light of Bear's First : Ebook. In the dark of winter, deep in the woods, a lone bear is awakened from his winter sleep by a soft and mysterious sound. Under the stars the bear finds his way step by step through the snowy forest, making friends along his route. Then the bear discovers a place in the woods that glows magically with something he and his friends could never have imagined: their first Christmas. I read this book, The Gingerbears' First Christmas many times to our son when he was young at Christmastime. I love the story about unbaked Gingerbears helping a family out at Christmastime. It's a wonderful story for kids and adults who have the Christmas Spirit in them/5. Well, its the penultimate book in the holiday countdown, and weve picked a great one for Christmas Eve: Bear Stays Up For Christmas, written by Karma Wilson and illustrated by Jane Chapman. This sweet story follows Wilson and Chapmans popular /5.