Inspired by Buddhist Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh
Nobody knew what a flower could do is a children's book about a young man who goes in search of a rare flower that had only ever existed in his dreams.......until now. This is a simple story that gives the reader a little glimpse into the world of mindfulness, it concludes with a subtle message of choosing to look at the positive side of a situation.
A portion of the proceeds from each book will go towards ProjectMax (an innovative program with House with No Steps)
This book is based on a story told by Mary Albert, of the Bardi people, to Aboriginal children living in Broome, Western Australia. The illustrations are adapted from their paintings of the story. Mary Albert said, 'Would you like to hear a story from long ago? My mother used to tell me lots of stories, but this story I loved the best, because I loved the birds.' More info
*This day in June…* *Parade starts soon…* *Rainbow arches…* *Joyful marches!* In a wildly whimsical, validating, and exuberant reflection of the LGBT community, This Day In June welcomes readers to experience a pride celebration and share in a day when we are all united. Also included is a Reading Guide chock-full of facts about LGBT history and culture, as well as a Note to Parents and Caregivers with information on how to talk to children about sexual orientation and gender identity in age-appropriate ways. This Day In June is an excellent tool for... More info
A book that explains in simple language the feelings people may have regarding the death of a loved one, saying good-bye, what might come after death and the ways to honour the memory of someone who has died. This is not a story book; think of this book as covering anything and everything your young child might want to know about death and dying, and doing so with great sensitivity. When dinosaurs die covers: What Does Alive Mean? Why Does Someone Die? What Does Dead Mean? Feelings about... More info