In The Berenstain Bears and The Joy of Giving Brother and Sister Bear can’t wait for Christmas and all the presents they’ll open. But during the Christmas Eve pageant, something special happens! The Bear cubs learn a very valuable lesson about the joy of giving to others.
Berenstein Bears is a classic, and this one is cute, with a great Christmas message. This did start to feel a tad long to me.
If you love the Berenstain Bears, you’ll love this Christmas edition! This book teaches the true meaning of Christmas and that giving is better than receiving, all while getting ready for Christmas and the nativity with the Berenstain family.
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!