Story Time: 18 Articles

A Feel Better Book for Little Sports

Sports can be a big deal for little kids. This newest addition to the Feel Better Books for Little Kids series, A Feel Better Book for Little Sports, offers an upbeat rhyming story that tackles the fun and the not-so-fun parts of sports: winning, losing, being a good sport, and even resilience.  Read an excerpt from the Reader's Note. Hear the authors read A Feel Better Book for Little Sports aloud.

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A Feel Better Book for Little Sports 2022-05-17T14:26:36-04:00

Home

✩  “Shines a light on the hidden problem of unhoused children…A compassion-and-action-awakening book.” – Booklist In the brown house, Claire and Wes were home. But home turned to nowhere and nowhere turned to anywhere. Then somewhere finally came, and finally, always.   This lyrical story is timely and thoughtful, depicting the life of two children thrust into homelessness and uncertain housing situations. Throughout, the duo is challenged by uncomfortable new places and inquiries from strangers, but ultimately, never lose their optimism or determination. Read an excerpt from the Reader's Note providing guidance for talking with children about homelessness. Hear Tonya Lippert read Home aloud.

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Home 2022-04-12T12:20:00-04:00

Something Happened in Our Park: Standing Together After Gun Violence

When Miles’s cousin Keisha is injured in a shooting, he realizes people can work together to reduce the likelihood of violence in their community. With help from friends and family, Miles learns to use his imagination and creativity to help him cope with his fears. Hear the authors, Ann Hazzard, PhD, ABPP, Marietta Collins, PhD, and , Marianne Celano, PhD, ABPP read Something Happened in Our Park aloud.

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Something Happened in Our Park: Standing Together After Gun Violence 2021-09-07T16:08:45-04:00