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The Berenstain Bears Ride the Thunderbolt (Step into Reading, Step 1)

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Climb in and hold on tight! Kids will love spending a day at the Bear Country Amusement Park, where they'll experience the stomach-dropping, heart-stopping thrills of a giant roller coaster right along with the Berenstain Bears.
Paperback, 32 pages
Published April 7th 1998 by Random House Books for Young Readers (first published April 1st 1998)
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Nicki
Too much onomatopoeia.
Josiah
Sep 27, 2015 Josiah rated it did not like it
Hold onto your hats! In this book, the four Berenstains are going to make an attempt at braving the twists and turns of the terrifying Thunderbolt. The giant coaster's biggest hill may be a daunting prospect, and Papa may become a little bit green around the gills by the time their roller car slows to a stop at the end of the ride, but the Thunderbolt experience is sure to be a fun and memorable one.

There's not a lot to this story, but it should be enjoyable for beginning readers, and would ma
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Heather
Sep 28, 2011 Heather rated it it was amazing
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28 months - this is a great first reading book. It's very simple but surprisingly well liked by kids. My step son loved this one and we read it repeatedly when he was learning to read. My daughter and I read it for the first time last night and she had to read it a second time, then talk about it and look at the pictures on her own and then read it again this morning.
Madimeier
The Berenstain Bears went to ride a rollercoaster. The rollercoaster went down a huge hill and went into the dark. The two children and mother loved the rollercoaster and wanted to ride it again but the dad became sick after riding it. The mother and two children ended up going on it again while the dad sat on the bench.
Velinda Ivie
Jun 13, 2015 Velinda Ivie rated it really liked it
Cute story. My kindergarten students love it. We take a "rollercoaster" ride while we read the story.
Julia
Aug 07, 2012 Julia rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Good begining reader. Julia thought it was too easy and "a little silly" but it would be a good read for Liam as he starts learning to read on his own.
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Stan and Jan Berenstain (often called The Berenstains) were American writers and illustrators best known for creating the children's book series the Berenstain Bears. Their son Mike joined them as a creative team in the late 1980s.
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