This book is based on a story told by George Mung Mung Lirrmiyarri, of the Kija people, to Aboriginal people living in Warmun (Turkey Creek), Western Australia. The illustrations are adapted from their original paintings of the story. Hector Jandany and George Dingmarie of the Kija Language Group said, 'We have to keep this language which we got from our old people who have passed away. We don't want to lose it. The younger generation have to carry on the language that they learn from us.'
Through rhyme and magical illustrations this delightful picture book celebrates the beauty of the child and care-giver relationship and encourages readers to uncover the puzzle of this bond. Based on principles of Attachment Theory, this therapeutic book aims to strengthen connections and inspire people’s journeys to discover what is important. *Author Bio:* *Rachel* is a mum of three children and lives on the South Coast of Australia. Rachel is a psychologist who has been working with children and their families for ten years. Through her work as a psychologist and her... More info
Empower children to recognize their individual worth and develop confidence in themselves, their abilities, and the choices they make. Children learn that they can speak up, expect and show respect, try new things, and believe in themselves. Confidence-building skills of accepting yourself, asking for what you need, making decisions, solving problems, and communicating are also discussed. Young children will respond to the true-to-life situations and colourful illustrations.. *Being the Best Me Series:* From the author of the popular Learning to Get Along® books come the first two books in this one-of-a-kind character-development... More info
Sissy’s secret’s is a tale about a little girl named Sissy who had a secret. She was having a lot of fun at a family gathering but then things took a turn for the worse when an Uncle took advantage off her. She was sad and quiet but eventually shared the secret with her mum, and didn't feel frightened any more. This will be a valued book for parents and teachers to share with their children. Part of the language used is Torres Strait Creole and in the back... More info