About Danielle Dufayet

Danielle Dufayet teaches English and public speaking/self-empowerment classes for kids. She has a bachelor's in English literature and a master's in psychology. She has always been drawn to the beauty and simplicity of picture books and attracted by their powerful psychological impact on young minds. She believes that books are magic little gems that can change one's life. She lives in San Jose, California.

Fantastic You!

There's a special person you are going to be with your whole life. Can you guess who? When you feel sad, disappointed, or frustrated, who is always there to cheer you up or encourage you? YOU!  It's important to take care of yourself: talk kindly, be patient with, and forgive yourself. Hear author, Danielle Dufayet read her book, Fantastic You!, aloud. Click here to read an excerpt from the Note to Parents and Caregivers in Fantastic You!  Dr. Julia Martin Burch provides guidance about helping children learn self-care skills.

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Fantastic You! 2020-05-15T11:32:52-04:00

You Are Your Strong

Inside you, your Strong is a light that shines like the sun. Sometimes you have to find your Strong all by yourself. Kids can feel big emotions. Sometimes other people can help them manage those feelings, but sometimes kids have to handle big emotions on their own. Hear author Danielle Dufayet read You Are Your Strong aloud. With diverse characters and scenes featuring a range of different family relationships — from parents, to grandparents, to an older sister in the military — this book shows kids that they will have help along the way to being strong and in control.

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You Are Your Strong 2020-05-05T15:21:13-04:00