Children's Books

Zigglebee Childrens Book allows your child to illustrate the stories

Zigglebee Childrens Book allows your child to illustrate the story

Written by Lana Bailey, age 7, during COVID this book allows your child to illustrate the stories. Lana’s twin sister, Laila, lives with a disability that makes communication hard between them. Lana discovered that she can actually communicate with her sister through stories and pictures. This is why she published Zigglebee. She added the words, your child illustrates the pages. The identities of the characters in each story are just as your child imagines them to be.

There are 5 stories:

  • Story 1: A Visit from the Tooth Fairy
  • Story 2: My Teddy Bear is Alive
  • Story 3: When the Tornado Came
  • Story 4: My Teacher’s New Sports Car
  • Story 5: My First Banana Split Sundae

To learn more about the great cause behind Laila’s Gift visit www.lailasgift.com. Art has always been a universal way to communicate and exercise creative thinking. Tools like books can help the imagination and the blank pages in this book, allow your children to connect, and communicate through art. For each book purchased, proceeds will go towards Jacobsen Syndrome research. This book is available on Amazon.

Children's Books

Two Children’s Books from Around the World about Love and Loss

Two Children's Books from Around the World about Love and Loss

Dadaji’s Paintbrush is a story set in India about a boy and his Grandfather. They share a love of painting and even gather other children in their village for painting parties and lessons. One day, Grandfather passes and his Grandson is too sad to paint again or even use his Grandfathers paintbrush that was passed onto him. Then a village girl asks for help and he grabs his Grandfathers paintbrush to teach her and reignites his painting passion again. He finally feels that his Grandfather is present and by his side. This is a sweet story about loss and love.

Dadaji’s Paintbrush is published by Levine Querido Publishing and written by Rashmi Sirdeshpande, a British Indian writer. You can find this book on Amazon.

Mr. Coats is a fun story about a man who is incurably cold all the time. As he begins to pile vibrant coat on top of coats, he gets too big to fit inside his own home. He resorts to just finding shelter within his many coat layers. One day he is loaded on a truck and taken somewhere of a surprise. It is in his new location he finds Mrs. Coats. She is just like him and they begin taking off their layers of coats so they can get closer to each other. Eventually, they find warmth in their love and companionship.

Mr. Coats is also published by Levine Querido Publishing and written by Sieb Posthuma, a Dutch Author. You can find this book on Amazon.

Children's Books

New Children’s Book from Patagonia about protecting sea life

New Children's Book from Patagonia about protecting sea life

New at Patagonia stores and online is a children’s book about protecting sea life and recycling. The book is called, Better Than New: A Recycle Tale / Mejor Que Nuevo: Un Cuento de Reciclaje (by Robert Broder). The story has English and Spanish translation on each page and some facts at the end.

Better Than New: A Recycle Tale / Mejor Que Nuevo: Un Cuento de Reciclaje

This is a fun story set in Chile where 2 kids go swimming and come across a sea lion in trouble. What they learn is that certain debris in the water that is harming sea life can actually be recycled and kept out of the waters.

Keep an eye out for Better Than New kids events taking place at select Patagonia stores nationwide. Learn more by visiting Patagonia online.

Children's Books

Killer Underwear Invasion! How to Spot Fakes News, Disinformation & Conspiracy Theories book

Killer Underwear Invasion! How to Spot Fakes News, Disinformation &Conspiracy Theories book

Media has brought much greatness to us as it evolves, yet it also bring misinformation at times. As parents, we are concerned about screen time and what they may see or who they may be talking to. How do we help guide our kids into social media with sensibility and the skill to know what is real or not?

Killer Underwear Invasion! How to Spot Fakes News, Disinformation & Conspiracy Theories from Chronicle Books is a hilarious book that we can use to help our kids navigate the media world. It is a serious topic told in a funny and relatable way so that they will get it!

This book teaches kids how to research and judge information in order to make their own decisions about what to believe. You can order your copy today on Amazon.