Family Tales

Release Date



VHS tape

Episodes Featured

Pudding Hill
Father's Flying Flapjacks
Little Bear and the Wind
Doctor Little Bear

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Family Tales is a Little Bear VHS tape featuring four episodes from its 1st and 2nd seasons.

Episodes Featured


  1. Paramount Means Family Entertainment VHS Trailer
  2. Paramount Logo (Still)
  3. Allegra's Window VHS Trailer
  4. Paramount Feature Presentation/FBI Warning
  5. Paramount Home Video Logo
  6. Nick Jr. ID Bumper - Trampoline
  7. Maurice Sendak Special Interview (Little Bear) (2nd)
  8. Nick Jr. ID Bumper - Dizzy
  9. Face Sings The Yes/No Opera
  10. Pudding Hill
  11. Father's Flying Flapjacks
  12. Little Bear and the Wind
  13. Doctor Little Bear
  14. Face Makes Different Feelings Faces
  15. Little Bear Credits
  16. Nelvana Logo
  17. Nick Jr. Productions Logo (1993) (Air Catch)
  18. Nickelodeon Flower Logo
  19. Paramount Home Video Logo

Face Promos

  1. Face Sings The Yes/No Opera
  2. Face Makes Different Feelings Faces


  • This and Meet Little Bear were produced by Nick Jr. and Paramount Pictures on March 11, 1997. But even so, Family Tales is considered to be the second official Little Bear home video ever (Meet Little Bear is often considered to be the first).
  • These episodes from this VHS release were never included as a bonus on any Little Bear DVD release.
  • This VHS release includes a special interview with Maurice Sendak about how Little Bear is made for children.


  • 62


  • March 11, 1997


Maurice Sendak's Little Bear, Family Tales (VHS, 1997) (1998 Artwork)