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The Berenstain Bears and the Nerdy Nephew (The Berenstain Bears Big Chapter Books)

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Illus. in black-and-white. When Professor Actual Factual's nephew Ferdy comes to town, the cubs try to make him feel at home--but he's a stuck-up nerd! Then Ferdy realizes that he needs the cubs, and everyone learns to respect one another for their own special talents.  
Paperback, 98 pages
Published May 25th 1993 by Random House Books for Young Readers
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Jerome
Apr 24, 2015 Jerome rated it liked it
In this tale, the nephew of one of the local professors (with the ridiculous name of Actual Factual) comes to town and the Berenstein family and their friends welcome him and try to get along, but soon lose patience with his rude, snobbish, know-it-all ways. Freddy cannot resist making everyone feel like an idiot---even the teacher. The kids can’t stand him but they have promised to be nice and can’t go back on their promise.

Obviously, the Too-Tall gang catches wind of his presence and cannot re
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When I was a kid I loved Berenstain Bears books, and when the chapter books came out I was the perfect age to start reading them. I remember reading this one quite a few times as a kid. I actually kept my copy and gave it to my daughter recently. She loved it as much as I did.
The book focuses on Brother and Sister's attempts to help Professor Actual Factual's nephew, Ferdy, fit in at school. Ferdy is the condescending, asshole nerd. You know the type. Ferdy starts thinking he's hot shit because
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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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