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Sammy the Silent Songbird, Differently Abled Books Vol. 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 390. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Special needs, Fiction » Children’s books » Special needs
Inspired by her differently abled son, and by the little birds who build their nests inside the dryer vent pipes in her apartment building, the author wrote Sammy the Silent Songbird to encourage children of all abilities to value the qualities that make each of them unique.
Jumpin' Josh
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 980. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
"Once there was a grasshopper named Josh. Everyday Josh would get up early to play. ‘I can’t wait because I love playing in the grass so much,’ he thought. ‘And my favorite thing to play in the grass is jumping as high as I can on warm summer days.’" Jumpin' Josh is a story about hyperactivity, differences and acceptance. It is an illustrated children's tale.
Are you an alligator?
Price: $2.99 USD. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
ARE YOU AN ALLIGATOR? teaches little ones proper behavior using what they know and love best – animals! Perfect for reading aloud, the question-and-response format and amusing illustrations keep kids totally engaged. Never heavy-handed or scolding, ARE YOU AN ALLIGATOR? pokes fun at the wrong way to act while celebrating the good behaviors animals and children share.
Grandpa's Hat
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015 by Storm Cloud Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Multigenerational, Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Multigenerational
Grandpa has lost his hair and his self confidence. How can John help Grandpa overcome his fears and face the world? A story that explores the special relationship between children and their grandparents.
O Pardal Medroso
Price: $1.56 USD. Words: 2,300. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
A impaciência de um pardalzinho que só queria voar. Enquanto crescia, estudava tudo que podia sobre a arte do voo, ansioso pelo dia em que se lançaria ao ar, na maior aventura de sua vida. Mas,quando chegou a hora...
Trying is a Superpower
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 780. Language: Australian English. Published: January 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
Ben Bee doesn't know how to fly. Every day he rides the bus with all the ants to school. One day a little ant asks a peculiar question and it makes Ben Bee think. Is he a real bee if he doesn't fly to school like the other bees? Perhaps he should try to fly.
Pixies of the Ferns: Fernella's Magic
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,650. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
Fernella must find her magic before her father will give his blessings to her marriage. When humans threaten the Fernpixies’ village, she and Freddie take off in his flyer to find a safe place to live. A crash leaves Freddie badly hurt. Fernella braves the dangerous Imp infected forest to find help. The shape-changer, Puk-Wud-Jie, comes to her aid but can he help her find her magic?
Isecas the Dream Cat and the New School
Price: Free! Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014 by Preston Squire Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Isecas the Dream Cat is a heart-warming tale about a young girl's struggle to adjust to life in a new school, in a new country. She's guided through a process of self-discovery, learning confidence and self-reliance by the mysterious and mystical Dream Cat know only as Isecas.
The First Day of September
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,620. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
Maybe Sarah shouldn't have taken that dare. Maybe she shouldn't have bragged that she could swim across the lake. None of that mattered now. She was drowning. When an annual trip to Sweetwater Lake turns into a near tragedy, twelve-year-old Sarah Oakley forges an unlikely friendship that just might help her discover her true worth. If only she can stay afloat.
Operation Tree Roper: An Eye Above
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,390. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014 by Anaiah Press. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
Twelve-year-old Declan Parker was born with only one eye, but all he seems to have trouble seeing in proper perspective is himself. All he wants is for kids to see him as normal before he starts a new school in the fall. To that end, he sets out to make money helping with his dad’s tree care business.
Negative Nelly & Negative Ned
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Emotions & Feelings, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Emotions & Feelings
When two shy kids are forced into a new school, they have to keep the negative voices in their heads at bay, or risk becoming introverted outcasts forever! If your kids have ever struggled with shyness, confidence, or feeling awkward in social situations, Negative Nelly and Negative Ned will become part of how they size hold of a can do attitude! Watch your kids giggle and cheer through this one!
Trapeze Girl
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Performing Arts / Circus, Fiction » Children’s books » Performing Arts / Circus
Rosie loves the Circus. Especially the Trapeze. When she decides that she wants to be a Trapeze artist, everyone around her, including the Circus performers, try to change her mind. Will Rosie reach her dreams of becoming a Trapeze artist? "Trapeze Girl" teaches children the value of working hard to achieve their goals.
Thank Goodness for Different
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,220. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
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Lilly feels different, and that doesn't make her very happy. Lilly's mother explains to her that we are all different, and shows her how the things that make us different can make our world a better, more beautiful place for everyone. All the illustrations in this book were drawn and crafted by hand, using beautiful paper, paint, and a whole lot of love.
Fábulas del Bosque
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,730. Language: Spanish. Published: April 21, 2014 by UpliftingBooks Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Peer Pressure, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Peer Pressure
Este libro reúne un conjunto de historias que representan algunas de las lecciones más significativas de los tiempos modernos con mensajes simples y directos para los niños.
Fables of the Forest
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,670. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014 by UpliftingBooks Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Peer Pressure, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Peer Pressure
This book brings together a set of stories that depict some of the most meaningful lessons of modern times with simple and direct messages for children.
Fábulas da Floresta
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,620. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 21, 2014 by UpliftingBooks Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Peer Pressure, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Peer Pressure
A presente obra reúne um conjunto de histórias que retratam algumas das aprendizagens mais significativas dos tempos modernos com mensagens simples e directas para as crianças.
The Bravest Squirrel in School
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,820. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Lana has no interest in being brave, but she would like to be cuddled by a human. She ends up in a school bus full of children with no other squirrel to take care of her. With no one coming to rescue her, Lana needs to stand up for herself against the playground bullies and figure out a way to get back home. If she’s not brave enough to rescue herself, she’ll be stuck in school forever.
Ewan: From Bullied To Superhero In One Afternoon
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Bullying, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Bullying
Ewan liked school but hated going to school. Some kids in his class teased him about his thick glasses, red hair & even his cute freckly face! So when the holidays came round Ewan excitedly explored his home like a superhero, even venturing to the one place where, until now, he hadn’t dared to go. Ewan wasn't to realise what he stumbled upon that day will change his experience of school forever.
Sally And Her Singing Stage Debut: Overcoming Stage Fright
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,030. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Performing Arts / Theater, Fiction » Children’s books » Performing Arts / Theater
Sally is a young saltwater crocodile. When Ms Nasher chose Sally to sing a solo part at the school concert, Sally feared she would forget the words & everyone would laugh at her. Sally becomes so nervous she runs & hides in the mangroves on concert night to avoid the embarrassment that may never happen. Sally does not realise Ms Nasher holds the special SECRET to a perfect performance every time.
Tommy the Tortoise's Wish for Speed
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,510. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Tommy the Tortoise always wanted to be fast like all of the other creatures in the forest. Wishing for it didn’t seem to be working. But then Tommy got the help of his Grandpa and some other forest friends. Tommy learned from them that taking action and having a plan can help those wishes become a reality. Join Tommy the Tortoise as he gets ready for his race against the hare!