Make your way to the ballot boxMama is running for mayor! There are lots of improvements to be made in Bear Country, and Mama has a plan. Shes going to fix the roads, pick up the trash, and replace the broken streetlights.
But will she promise too much? The Berenstain Bears continue the tradition of bringing engaging stories to beginning readers in this diplomatic I Can Read. Since their inception, the Berenstain Bears stories have expanded to include picture books, beginning readers, and chapter bookseven a hit TV show on PBS.
Writing and illustrating the books has become a Berenstain family affair. Mike joined with his parents as a creative team in the late 1980s. The Bear family has expanded over the years as well.
Sister Bear arrived in 1974, and baby Honey joined the family in 2000. Since Stans death at age eighty-two in 2005, Jan and Mike have continued to write and illustrate wonderful new adventures for Mama, Papa, Brother, Sister, and Honey Bear. They live in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, which looks a lot like Bear Country.