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Black and white illustrated panda, yellow background, book title: Your Beautiful MindYour Beautiful Mind

Zoe M. Kozina




Illustrated child wearing blue and white stripes hugging brown rabbit. Children’s book title in blue on white background: THE RABBIT LISTENED The Rabbit Listened

Cori Doerrfeld




yellow children’s book cover My Super Me: Finding the Courage for Tough Stuff, blond boy holding blue stuffed animal

My Super Me: Finding the Courage for Tough Stuff

Todd Herman & Eevi Jones.




Have an anxious child? Or just have too many worries to handle? Read a quick review on: What to Do When You Worry Too Much, A Kid’s Guide to Overcoming Anxiety by Dawn Huebner, Ph.D.What to Do When You Worry Too Much

Dawn Huebner, Ph.D.





Can kids learn from and even fall in love with a cockroach? In children's book Crickwing by Janell Cannon, they can. Great way to discuss compassion vs bullying.Crickwing

Janell Cannon




Thanks-for-the-Feedback-J.CookThanks for the Feedback

Julia Cook




Helping kids cope with a parent's long term illness can be difficult. The children's book How Many Marbles Do YOU Have? by Melinda Malott simplifies the subject, especially for Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (a.k.a.: CFS, CFIDS, ME, or SEID).How Many Marbles Do YOU Have?

Melinda Malott




Read this quick review of The Big Orange Splot by Daniel Pinkwater if you love discovering children's picture books with inspiring life lessons.The Big Orange Splot

Daniel Manus Pinkwater





Me... Jane, a picture book biography of Dr. Jane Goodall, teaches kids what passion, persistence, and a little dreaming can really do. Quick children's book review.Me…Jane

Patrick McDonnell





Children's picture book Lost and Found by Oliver Jeffers. A charming tale of friendship between a boy and a penguin.Lost and Found

Oliver Jeffers





Courage of the Blue Boy, another inspiring children's book find.Courage of the Blue Boy

Robert Neubecker





Sylvester and the Magic Pebble, children's classic by William SteigSylvester and the Magic Pebble

William Steig






JUMP! A children's book by Julia Dweck with a very uplifting message. Illustrated by Brian Allen.JUMP!

Julia Dweck





Perfect SquarePerfect Square

Michael Hall





Left Out LucieLeft Out Lucie

Marybeth Harrison







Making Friends Is an Art!Making Friends is an Art

Julia Cook





How I Became A PirateHow I Became a Pirate

Melinda Long





Not A BoxNot a Box

Antoinette Portis





Iggy Peck ArchitectIggy Peck Architect

Andrea Beaty






Little SmudgeLittle Smudge

Lionel Le Néouanic







Life Doesn't Frighten MeLife Doesn’t Frighten Me

Maya Angelou






See a Heart Share a Heart book coverSee a Heart Share a Heart

Eric Telchin





"Willow" by Denise Brennan-Nelson and Rosemarie BrennanWillow

Denise Brennan-Nelson and Rosemarie Brennan






Three Tales of My Father's DragonThree Tales of My Father’s Dragon

Ruth Stiles Gannet






Some Things Are ScarySome Things Are Scary

Florence Parry Heide





A Bad Case of Stripes by David ShannonA Bad Case of Stripes

David Shannon





Guardians of Being

Guardians of Being

Eckhart Tolle





Stand Tall, Molly Lou MelonStand Tall, Molly Lou Melon

Patty Lovell





Just the Way You Are by Marcus Pfister

Just the Way You Are

Marcus Pfister





The Adventures of LuluThe Adventures of Lulu

Louise L. Hay and Dan Olmos





Plant a KissPlant a Kiss

Amy Krouse Rosenthal





Art & Max by David WiesnerArt & Max

David Wiesner





On My Way to a Happy Life by Deepak Chopra

On My Way to a Happy Life

Deepak Chopra





The Smiley Book of Colors by Ruth Kaiser

The Smiley Book of Colors

Ruth Kaiser





Goodnight Opus

Goodnight Opus

Berkeley Breathed





Zen Ties by Jon J. Muth

Zen Ties

Jon Muth





The Three Questions, Jon J. Muth

The Three Questions

Jon Muth





"The Little Prince" by Antoine de Saint-Exupery (1943)

The Little Prince

Antoine de Saint-Exupery





How Full Is Your Bucket? for Kids

How Full is Your Bucket? for Kids

Tom Rath and Mary Reckmeyer





Wayne Dyer - Incredible You!

Wayne Dyer - Unstoppable Me!

Incredible You! and Unstoppable Me!

Wayne Dyer





The 7 Habits of Happy Kids by Sean Covey

The 7 Habits of Happy Kids

Sean Covey





The Dot by Peter H. Reynolds

Ish by Peter H. Reynolds

The dot and ish

Peter H. Reynolds





Beautiful Oops! Barney Saltzberg

Beautiful Oops!

Barney Saltzberg