Bean Saves the Day


Children - Animals
40 Pages
Reviewed on 06/02/2020
Buy on Amazon

This author participates in the Readers' Favorite Book Review Exchange Program, which is open to all authors and is completely free. Simply put, you agree to provide an honest review an author's book in exchange for the author doing the same for you. What sites your reviews are posted on (B&N, Amazon, etc.) and whether you send digital (eBook, PDF, Word, etc.) or hard copies of your books to each other for review is up to you. To begin, click the purple email icon to send this author a private email, and be sure to describe your book or include a link to your Readers' Favorite review page or Amazon page.

This author participates in the Readers' Favorite Book Donation Program, which was created to help nonprofit and charitable organizations (schools, libraries, convalescent homes, soldier donation programs, etc.) by providing them with free books and to help authors garner more exposure for their work. This author is willing to donate free copies of their book in exchange for reviews (if circumstances allow) and the knowledge that their book is being read and enjoyed. To begin, click the purple email icon to send this author a private email. Be sure to tell the author who you are, what organization you are with, how many books you need, how they will be used, and the number of reviews, if any, you would be able to provide.

    Book Review

Reviewed by Mamta Madhavan for Readers' Favorite

Little Bean was a special cat who was rescued as a kitten. He made a lot of improvements in his trouble walking and keeping his balance as a kitten with the help of his new owners, Ryan and Kate; Francesca, his adoptive mother; and Petunia, his adoptive sister. Hercules, a Boxer puppy, was brought home one day to join the family. Bean was a little scared of Hercules and he preferred watching Hercules from a distance. Slowly the pets became friends and they started to play together. The pets were scared of thunderstorms and they usually hid in different places the whole time. One such storm was so massive that the power went off, and Ryan and Kate had to have a candlelight dinner. Bean was under the sofa and he was terrified. A strong gust of wind blew into the kitchen and the candle on the kitchen table fell down, causing the nearby curtains to catch fire. Though Bean was scared, he knew he had to do something. What did he do to save the day?

Bean Saves the Day by Ray A. Banda is an adorable story that conveys an important message of facing challenges and conquering fear. Chris Sweet makes the story, the message, and the characters come alive with his wonderful illustrations. It is nice to see Bean turning into a hero that day and what makes the pets in the story special is that they all are based on the author's real pets. The book is good to have in a personal collection as well as on the school and public library shelves because of the message it conveys. Bean's story is the best way to encourage children to tackle the challenges they face in a positive way and conquer their fears, especially when they have to deal with a dangerous situation.

Cindy garcia

It's a very lovely book and my kids enjoy it and I love it as well .