Can girls play football? Bertha Broom wants to join the football team but is turned down by coach Grizzmeyer because she's a girl. The students at Bear Country School start to question how girls and boys are treated differently. Soon, everyone is up in arms about Bertha's "football fate." Then Queenie McBear and Sister Bear decide to take a serious stand and get the town involved in equality for everyone!
Stuck-up Ferdy Factual learns that friendship takes more than just smarts. Brother and Sister Bear try to welcome the new cub in town by taking him to school on his 1st day. They quickly learn that Ferdy Factual, son of the famous scientist Actual Factual, is brilliant at math, science, and chess - but he isn't good at making friends. With the help and patience of the Bear family, Ferdy will finally come to realize that there may be more to school...
After Brother Bear meets the new girl in town, he can't help but feel like he's walking on sunshine. The only problem is, the new girl is from a rival clan. Can Brother Bear and his crush end the feud and be together? Or is a clash in the cards?
Harry McGill teaches Too-Tall a lesson about respect. Harry McGill is new to Bear Country School, and he's off to a rough start with the other cubs because he's in a wheelchair. He's a whiz at the computer and chess, but has a hard time making friends - especially because Too-Tall is making fun of him and calling him "Wheels." Can Harry teach Too-Tall a lesson by playing him in a game of basketball?
New rules collide with Bear Country School's latest spring fashions. When Principal Honeycomb goes on vacation and puts Mr. Grizzmeyer in charge, the students at Bear Country School are nervous. The vice principal is strict and very serious about changing the school's dress code. When cubs of every social group start wearing super hip clothes as a way of speaking out against the new rules, the campus becomes a fashion battlefield.
Brother and Sister Bear have signed up for riding lessons with Miss Maud at her riding school. But when riders start sighting ghosts, things get a little crazy. A haunted academy is not what these two signed up for! This chapter book story is the perfect next step for Berenstain Bears fans!
Frustrated by their lack of artistic freedom on the staff of the school newspaper, Brother Bear and his friends start an underground paper and discover some basic truths about freedom of the press and responsibility.
When Brother and Sister Bear decide to go to Camp Grizzmeyer for the summer, they expect to have a great time swimming, canoeing, playing tennis, and doing arts and crafts. What the bear cubs don't bargain for is the eerie romance in the air that keeps drawing the boy and girl campers together! The Berenstain Bears Chapter Books are the perfect next step for increasingly independent young readers.
When the carnival comes to town to raise money for Bear Country Hospital, everyone is excited to ride the rides and play some games. But when the rides don't work and the game prizes aren't good, Brother and Sister Bear suspect something fishy is in the works. Can the cubs get to the bottom of it before the carnival is ruined? This chapter book story is the perfect next step for Berenstain Bears fans!
Jealousy shakes up Bear Country School A new student at Bear Country School catches Brother Bear's eye-and all of his attention! But there's something strange about the way the very attractive Bermuda is pursuing him. Bonnie Bear and the Bear Detectives set out to get to the bottom of this mysterious romance. . . and they learn how to deal with jealousy and anger.
The Bear Detectives get to the bottom of a spooky car heist. Beartown is all revved up for the Classic Car Show. But 8 cars mysteriously disappear from the athletic field, including Papa Bear's precious Red Roadster! The same night the cars vanish, Two-Ton Grizzly sees a ghost in his auto graveyard. It's up to the Bear Detectives to put together the clues and discover who - whether ghost or bear - is behind the heist!
Farmer Ben's family farm is in trouble, but luckily, he has some great friends in the Berenstain Bear cubs. Sister, Brother, and their friends decide to hold a Halloween Festival to raise money for Farmer Ben, so Farmer Ben doesn't have to sell his farm to a Theme Park developer. Unfortunately, the cubs don't plan on some unexpected visitors showing up-ghosts! Ben's spooky ancestors come back to the farm to join in on the festivities... but will their...
Milton Chubb is the new cub at Brother and Sister Bear's school, and the cubs think he is a perfect match for their classmate Bertha Broom. Milton and Bertha make a perfect pair until they become the target of Too-Tall's poking and pranks. Then, to make matters worse, the couple must compete against each other for a spot on the school's wrestling team! Can this big love survive against the odds?
Something strange is afoot at the museum, and the cubs are out to solve the mystery! With the help of Professor Actual Factual, the Bears must find the culprit who planted fake fossils at the museum and recover the missing bones! But with Dr. Zoltan Bearish hot on their trail, the cubs may be in for more of an adventure than they bargained for.
Lights, Camera, Action! When Hollywood comes to Bear County, everyone is star struck! Can the bears keep their wits about them while in the spotlight?The Berenstain Bears Chapter Books are the perfect next step for increasingly independent young readers.
Excitement comes to Beartown! It's summertime and the cubs of Bear Country School are thrilled when Madame Bearsaud proposes to open her world-famous wax museum in Beartown. But some of the elder bears, especially Gramps, are skeptical of the change and long for the good old days. When a diamond necklace is stolen during opening night, it seems as if the anxious bears were right to worry. And it's up to the cubs to use their detective skills to find...
Computers in the classroom send the Bear Country cubs into cyberspace The cubs of Bear Country School are in for a real surprise when Squire Grizzly gives each student a computer. With the discovery of the Internet, everyone start to lose focus and forget to do their schoolwork. Teacher Bob struggles to bring the pupils out of cyberspace and back to Beartown-and teach them the importance of real-life interaction before it's too late.
The Bear Family thinks they're going out for a lovely afternoon picnic…but little do they know that they're in for a sharp surprise, including some bites to the behind! After a science experiment gone wrong unleashes a horde of stinging, breeding ants into Bear County, the Bears are frantic. Can the ants be stopped? The Berenstain Bears Chapter Books are the perfect next step for increasingly independent young readers.
Bear Country School goes zero-tolerant on toy guns. When Bear Country School becomes a place filled with the constant rat-a-tat-tat of violent video games, the nerd Ferdy and the jock Too-Tall are forced to team up for a school project on inventions - one that includes guns. It's up to the teachers and students to make things more peaceful - especially when Too-Tall brings a realistic water gun to school as a prank. Bear Country School will learn...