Berenstain, Mike. The Berenstain Bears Are Superbears. Harper, 2015. $16.99. Content: G. EARLY READER.
Brother and Sister Berenstain Bear are dressing up as superheroes with Honey as their sidekick named Cubby Bear. Finding super villains is difficult, so they pretend to stop the mailman from “stealing mail” and the garbage men from taking the garbage. Then they see a cub fall off his bike and hurt his knee. The superbears come to the rescue! They help him wipe his eyes and nose, and get back on the bike and all the way home. The superbears decide being heroes is hungry work and head home for a snack. Author Mike Berenstain captures the imagination of children and shows that they truly can be super. The pictures are charmingly familiar to all Berenstain Bear fans and I Can Read book is sure to find eager beginning readers.
EL-ADVISABLE. Samantha Hastings, MA, MLS.