Beautiful

Written by: Stacy McAnulty Illustrated by: Joanne Lew-Vriethoff For Ages: 5-6 years Language: English Topics Covered: Self-Expression, Individuality, Self-Acceptance, Inclusiveness. Summary: This book takes the stereotypes fed to women and young girls through the media and turns them on their head with illustrations. Suddenly, “smiling sweetly” means enjoying sticky orange slices with friends rather than…

Brave

Written by: Stacy McAnulty Illustrated by: Joanne Lew-Vriethoff For Ages: 5-6 years Language: English Topics Covered: Courage, Social-Emotional Development, Self-Acceptance. Summary: This book emphasizes that bravery comes in all shapes and sizes, and in some situations that you might not expect! ┬áLike┬áBeautiful, this book will take a phrase like “a brave kid has super strength”…