Books tagged: philosophy for children

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Aristibule and King Nozé
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Values & Virtues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Aristibule, a philosopher of ancient Greece, is dragged away from his home and taken to the king's palace, as the monarch needs clever discussions and advices about social and moral isues. 10+
Socrates's Letter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
An attractive presentation of a fictional letter written by Socrates from prison to his sons shortly before his death that explains the man's philosophies and outlook on life. While the vocabulary and concepts are easy enough for the intended grade level to handle, there are passing references within the letter that may require amplification or further reading. 10+
The Zero of Oxymoron
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,810. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Counting & Numbers, Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / General
The notion of zero was not understood in Antiquity, as it was confused with "nothing". Today's children may have similar difficulties in trying to grasp this idea. 9+
Milo and the Upside-Down Goggles
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / General
This fun and original book, inspired by a philosophical mind-game, will stimulate and amuse children and grown ups alike. 'Milo and the Upside-Down Goggles' is the first in a series of books for children by the bestselling author Martin Cohen and celebrated French artist Judith Zolumio, all inspired by philosophical problems and paradoxes.
A Magic Man Looks at LIfe
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 25,890. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » General reference » Questions & answers
One magician's lifelong observations of life's illusions and realities. Salesman, philosopher, actor, poet, theologist, teacher, special courts martial defense counsel, all of these roles have given an unusual and universal insight into life, its twists and turns, its serious contemplations and humorous moments.
ブタ、馬、ナマズ:A Pig, a Horse, and a Catfish
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 480. Language: Japanese. Published: October 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
これは英語で先ず昔話風に書かれた物語を日本語に著者が翻訳したもので、狩りが大好きな人間がどう言うきっかけで農業を始め、その後、長い日照りという思い掛けない危機に直面した際それをどう乗り越えて家族と共に生き残ったかという筋書きの本である。子供達にも解りやすく、おとぎ話的に書かれているので、哲学的でありながら読みやすい、親子一緒に読書を楽しめる著者創作のイラスト入りの作品である。 This is a Japanese language edition of A Pig, a Horse, and a Catfish by the multilingual author who wrote the original version in English and translated the text into Japanese.(See PDF file for furigana.)
Ernesto & The Clown's Magic Shoes
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
ernesto is a magical, heart-warming story of the relationship between a clown & and little boy. It is about their special bond, how they learn from each other, grow together in this life and do what they are meant to do. Please take the time to read ernesto. It will create a safe-haven in your heart, a place that you can return to forever and...smile.
The Frogs of Sawhill Ponds, Vol. 2
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,740. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
More fables based on the lives and adventures of the frogs of Sawhill Ponds.
The Frogs of Sawhill Ponds, Vol. 1
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,110. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Fables for children who have adult questions and adults who remember the challenges of childhood.
The Happy Hour Storybook Volume 2
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,340. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
These are wake-up stories rather than bed-time stories, stories to wake your child's curiosity, creativity and original thinking. They first appeared in English in India's "Parenting" magazine. The author has been awarded the Austrian Children's Book Prize three times and has been nominated for the Hans-Christian-Andersen-Medal.