Practice to make a difference.

Striker, Slow Down!: A calming book for children who are always on the go

Striker the cat is unstoppable! He thinks that there is too much fun to be had, and no matter what his mama tells him, he never slows down. One day, a bump to the head brings this busy cat to a standstill. Will Striker finally listen to his mama and learn to make time for a little calmness?

This charmingly-illustrated picture book for ages 3-6 aims to teach busy children about the benefits of taking time to sit quietly and clear their mind. Touching on the principles of mindfulness, it provides the perfect introduction to the differing feelings of chaos and calm and encourages children to find balance in their increasingly busy lives.

Author Bio:

Emma Hughes is an artist and business owner from Bath, UK. As well as running an illustration business, Emma is currently undertaking Ashtanga Yoga Teacher Training. She has been practicing yoga for over 20 years. Emma is also a volunteer mentor for Mentoring Plus in Bath, working with vulnerable young people.

Hardcover (Picture book)

Age range 3 - 6

Full Colour

40 Page

 

 

Striker, Slow Down!: A calming book for children who are always on the go

Author: Emma Hughes

$20.99 Add to Cart

Customers who Purchased this item also purchased

  • Jamal Jealousaurus (Dinosaurs Have Feelings, Too)

    Jamal Jealousaurus (Dinosaurs Have Feelings, Too)

    by Brian Moses

    Young children can explore common emotions through these charming stories of dinosaurs, each of whom display feelings such as jealousy, anger and grumpiness. Jamel Jealousaurus was a very jealous dinosaur. He was jealous of everything, from his brother’s skill at games to his friends’ new bikes. Would he ever be able to stop feeling jealous of other people and their things? A perfect book to share with children to show that everyone gets jealous sometimes, but there are ways of dealing with these feelings. The clever and funny illustrations, by... More info

    $17.99 Add to Cart
  • The Magic Clothesline

    The Magic Clothesline

    by Andree Poulin

    Robin is sad! His dad is away on a business trip and will miss his birthday. But when Robin finds an envelope filled with red liquorice hanging on the family clothesline, he's convinced it is a gift from his dad. His daddy always buys him red liquorice! As other envelopes arrive on the clothesline, Robin begins to believe the clothesline is magic. But in the end, the power of brotherly love and the tight bond of family give Robin all he needs to feel better with his dad's... More info

    $24.95 Add to Cart
  • Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

    Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

    by Judith Viorst

    Alexander knew it was going to be a terrible day when he woke up with gum in this hair. And it got worse... His best friend deserted him. There was no dessert in his lunch bag. And, on top of all that, there were lima beans for dinner and kissing on TV! This handsome new edition of Judith Viorst's classic picture book is sure to charm readers of all ages. More info

    $16.50 Add to Cart