This book will delight children with its colourful illustrations, while serving as a valuable resource for parents and teachers. Each Breath a Smile introduces young children to the beauty and transformative power of breathing: breathing to calm and collect, breathing to connect to friends and relatives, breathing to bring the beauty of the world into focus.
Written by Sister Susan (Thuc Nghiem) and based on the teachings of Thich Nhat Hanh, this book has twenty-eight full-page color illustrations by Nguyen Thi Hop and Nguyen Dong.
Thich Nhat Hanh is a Buddhist monk, poet, scholar, and human rights activist. In 1967, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. nominated him for the Nobel Peace Prize. He is author of more than one hundred books, and is one of the best known Buddhist teachers in the world today. He lives at Plum Village, his meditation center in France, and travels worldwide, leading retreats on the art of mindful living.
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The Secret Business of Relationships, Love and Sex™ is a valuable sexuality educational resource that prepares young people for the physical, emotional and social aspects of their emerging sexuality. This book provides essential information for all young people navigating relationships during the teen years. ‘The Secret Business of Relationships, Love and Sex™’ include: *Relationship topics:* Healthy friendships Romantic feelings Sexual diversity and gender identity Emotional and physical safety *These crucial topics are also covered:* Conception, pregnancy and birth Sexual decision-making Contraception Unplanned pregnancy Sexually transmitted infections Consent, sex and... More info
I Am Extra Special: An IVF story is aimed at children aged 4-10 years and explains how they were conceived using IVF. It is a beautifully illustrated story book that is perfectly worded and engaging for little people and their families. This is the first children’s book in the series. The series was created as a tool to educate children through simple text and enjoyable illustrations about sometimes tricky conversations. They have written their first two books in 2014. *About Belinda Messer* A wife and mother of 3 children both... More info