Wednesday, February 29, 2012

In Memory: Jan Berenstain

By Cynthia Leitich Smith
for Cynsations

Jan Berenstain dies at 88; co-creator of the Berenstain Bears empire by Elaine Woo from Los Angeles Times.

Peek: "Jan Berenstain, who with her husband, Stan, made up one of the most successful husband-wife teams in children's literature, guiding an empire of books, videos and TV shows about the everyday problems of a family of bears, has died. She was 88."

Visit the Berenstain Bears.


The Writer Librarian said...

I grew up on these books. Very sorry to hear this news.

Cynthia Leitich Smith said...

Condolences, Writer Librarian. We're all sad at this loss. What a tremendous contribution she made to the field!