This story is about inclusion, that maybe difference is not deficit but simply provides a wealth of strengths and capacities that can be shared for the good of us all.
This insightful take on difference is expressed by young author Lachie Hume who at 12 years old wrote this story for a school project which was eventually published.
Winner of two national awards this story Clancy the Courageous Cow is a fun story about being different and about getting along.
Soft cover (Picture book) Age range 3 to 8 When a group of desert children invite their school teacher, Mrs White, home for dinner to show her why their homework is always grubby, no-one expects what is to come! They are happily showing Mrs White their higgledy piggledy garden when suddenly a big red sand storm comes billowing over the hill. Sand and spinifex whips at their legs and flies at their heads. They can hardly see through the storm. They hurry back home, only to discover that everything... More info
This book is based on a story told by Daisy Utemorrah of the Worora people to Aboriginal children living in Derby, Western Australia. The illustrations are adapted from their paintings of her story. She said, 'I used to live with my parents in a humpy house. My Grandmother, my aunties and even my Grandpa told me stories from the Dreamtime. I kept the stories till I was old enough to tell children. We want to share our stories with all children so they learn what Aborigines used to... More info
Nearly everyone gets ANTs (Automatic Negative Thoughts). They can be annoying and hard to get rid of. Inside this book are strategies to spot the ANTs and how to deal with them! If you have ever lived with anxiety, depression or negative thoughts that are troubling you then this book will help you stomp out the ANT's Also available - Living with ANT's - A Children's Book. More info