Cake's best friend Ice Cream is really cool. He can lick everyone at dodgeball. Together, Cake and Ice Cream love having fun and going to parties!
But when Ice Cream wants something, he wants it right now. And if he doesn't get his way, he has a meltdown. His bossy behaviour starts to give everyone a brain freeze. Eventually Ice Cream has an important realization…and becomes his sweet, soft self again!
Includes a Note to Parents, Caregivers, and Educators with more information about bossy behaviour, and strategies to help.
Michael Genhart, PhD, is a licensed clinical psychologist in private practice in San Francisco. He received his BA in psychology from the University of California, San Diego and his PhD in clinical and community psychology from the University of Maryland, College Park and is the author of several picture books
Steve Mack has worked for greeting card companies and has illustrated several books.
32 pages - colour
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