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Jun 13 2016

Being you is enough and other important stuff by Josh Langley

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Big Sky Publishing, 2016. ISBN 9781925275827
(Age: 4+) Highly recommended. Subjects: Wellbeing, Affirmations, Self Esteem, Positive Thinking.
Always dream big, really big.
Josh Langley understands the important things children need to know about self-esteem, how to cope with the pressures of everyday life and the power of positive thinking. Being You Is Enough is an engaging and inspiring book with down-to-earth messages accompanied by a simple, colourful line drawings.
A great way to start the day, begin a morning at school, leave the bright, colourful book open at any one quote and start a rewarding conversation. Whether a child is undergoing a difficult time with his or her peers, experiencing thoughts of self doubt, or just needs a kick-start this book delivers affirming messages.
Being you is enough. You are perfect just the way you are.
We all feel awkward at times.
It's ok to be different.
Eleven easy to read chapters explore the Important Stuff. Josh Langley core beliefs of celebrating the absurd and wonderful are simple and powerful messages.
This book will have universal appeal, for families to share, in classes and preschools, for counsellors and the mental health profession to promote the central message of valuing our children and building their emotional well being.
Rhyllis Bignell

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