Issues & Relationships
|Awards:||Winner of Living Now Book Award 2017 (United States).|
Life as a bird can be stressful! From worrying about airplanes, windows, and getting enough worms to eat, it is clear that birds can be anxious beings. Through a light-touch, quizzical depiction of bird behaviour, All Birds Have Anxiety uses colourful images and ast... read more
Issues & Relationships
|Awards:||Winner of Moonbeam Children's Book Awards: Children's Wellness Award - Bronze Medal 2007.|
All Cats Have Asperger Syndrome takes a playful look at Asperger Syndrome (AS), drawing inspiration from the feline world in a way that will strike a chord with all those who are familiar with AS.
Delightful colour photographs of cats bring to life fa... read more
All Dogs Have ADHD takes an inspiring and affectionate look at Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), using images and ideas from the canine world to explore a variety of traits that will be instantly recognisable to those who are familiar with ADHD.
Fol... read more
Flick is just like any other youngster. She loves to chase butterflies and jump in autumn leaves. But life at the end of Holyrood Lane is often violent and unpredictable due to the constant storms that plague her home, causing her to cringe with dread and flee when... read more
We all have our own way of saying goodbye. Libby Gleeson tells a poignant story about moving house and coming to terms with change. Evocative illustrations perfectly capture the range of emotions felt in saying goodbye to a much-loved house.
Exuberant redhead Erik always tries his best, but he just can't understand why he's missing homework questions at school and messing up at soccer practice. Then one day in art class everyone notices that Erik's painted a picture of himself... read more
Is a story about Ben and his brother and sister learning and talking together about bodies. It is a tool for parents and carers to gently start a conversation with children about self protection. It's about children keeping safe in a style that is fun, positive and protective. Ages 4+.
A sensitive and nurturing story about a boy who is finding life difficult after being confined to a wheelchair. Flynn's story will inspire children and adults to look beyond their current situation and to dream for their own greatness and freedom.
She is visiting the mountains and wants to get the perfect photo. But at the top of the lookout, Gemma gets the jitters.Will she let her fear of heights stop her from achieving her dream?Join Gemma, Marty and their friends as they help Gemma overcome her jitters.
Meet Gus! Gus might be the only asparagus in his family, but he is happy. However, when he goes to school he starts to realise that he doesn't always 'fit in'. Gus is here to help kids understand that it's okay to be different. He will soon become a favourite with anyone who has ever felt a little bit out of place - kids and adults alike.
|Reading Level:||From 4|
While using a simple metaphor of a bucket and a dipper, author Carol McCloud illustrates that when we choose to be kind, we not only fill the buckets of those around us, but also fill our OWN bucket. Conversely, when we cho... read more
'Like streams of water in a dry land, is the gift of kindness in my hand.' In Kindness a little girl learns about the greatest gift of all. Kindness is something she wants to keep but on her journey, she realises kindness is something you have to give away. Kindness - the fifth book ... read more