The Bike Lesson by Stan BerenstainThe Bike Lesson by Stan Berenstain

The Bike Lesson

byStan Berenstain, Jan Berenstain

Picture Books | September 12, 1964

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Literary legends Stan and Jan Berenstain take readers for a ride in this classic Beginner Book edited by Dr. Seuss. Small Bear has a new bike, but before he can ride it, his dad insists on a teaching him about bike safety. From learning how to stop and turn to going down a hill and traveling roads you know, Small Bear has a lot to learn. And Father Bear has an unforgettable way of showing his son all the tricks of biking. The second in the beloved Berenstain Bears series, The Bike Lesson is the Tour de France of funny tales for early readers.

Originally created by Dr. Seuss, Beginner Books encourage children to read all by themselves, with simple words and illustrations that give clues to their meaning.
Stan and Jan Berenstain were both born in 1923 in Philadelphia.  They didn't know each other as children, but met later at school, at the Philadelphia College of Art.  They liked each other right away, and found out that the both enjoyed the same kinds of books, plays, music and art.  During World War II, Stan was a medical assistant i...
Title:The Bike LessonFormat:Picture BooksDimensions:72 pages, 9.31 × 6.75 × 0.44 inPublished:September 12, 1964Publisher:Random House Children's Books

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0394800362

ISBN - 13:9780394800363

Appropriate for ages: 3 - 5


Rated 5 out of 5 by from A Favorite I loved this book when I was a kid! Such a cute story and would make a great addition to any young readers library.
Date published: 2018-01-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from great i still remember this from my childhood. a fun little book
Date published: 2017-06-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from great i read this as a kid and still remember it. it is wonderful
Date published: 2017-06-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Funny Kids love to have it read to them. They love the story. Funny for both kids and adults.
Date published: 2017-06-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Fun My parents read this book to me when I was little and I loved it. The Dad who is teaching the lesson gets the lesson instead, as a kid I thought that was great.
Date published: 2000-05-27

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In this delightful tale, Papa teaches Junior to ride a bicycle. Illustrated in full color