Author & Illustrator

Jan Berenstain

Biography

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!

Most Popular Jan Berenstain Books

The Berenstain Bears and the Spooky Old Tree book
4.5
trees · feeling scared · bears · Halloween
The Berenstain Bears and the Spooky Old Tree
The Berenstain Bears Get the Gimmies book
4.3
tantrums · feelings and emotions
The Berenstain Bears Get the Gimmies

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Collaborators

Stan Berenstain
Mike Berenstain

Personal Info

Books Stats

11Authored & Illustrated
2Authored

Most Recent Book

The Berenstain Bears and the Spooky Old Tree book
4.5
trees · feeling scared · bears · Halloween
The Berenstain Bears and the Spooky Old Tree

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