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Personal & social issues: self-awareness & self-esteem (Children's / Teenage)

See below for a selection of the latest books from Personal & social issues: self-awareness & self-esteem (Children's / Teenage) category. Presented with a red border are the Personal & social issues: self-awareness & self-esteem (Children's / Teenage) books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading. With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great Personal & social issues: self-awareness & self-esteem (Children's / Teenage) books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!

My Feel Good Book

My Feel Good Book

Author: Francoize Boucher Format: Hardback Release Date: 02/01/2020

A brilliantly fun and uplifting must-have guide of 90 ways to feel confident and happy to be you! Bursting with 90 inspirational ideas and activities, this is a practical and fun guide to self-confidence and well-being for all the family to enjoy together. From happiness-boosting phrases to exploring the big outdoors, easy-to-follow steps for meditation to ditching technology and building dens out of books, Francoize Boucher's imaginative advice is perfect whenever you need a sparkle of happiness or a rainbow of calm. A super stylish, accessible and delightfully funny book guaranteed to make you feel good!

I Do Not Like That Name

I Do Not Like That Name

Author: Erin McGill Format: Hardback Release Date: 26/12/2019

This funny picture book about friendship, family, identity, and why we have names is illustrated with bright collage art and is a perfect selection for story time. What's in a name? Herb and Sophie are eating breakfast one day when they notice a coupon on the cereal box for an elephant. Imagine how much fun they could have with an elephant! When the nameless elephant arrives in the mail, he announces that it is Herb and Sophie's job to name him. Herb has many suggestions (String Bean, Sweet Potato) and so does Sophie (Buttercup, Twinkle Toes) but nothing seems quite right to the huge and very brave elephant. Why do we need names anyway? Where do names come from? Where did your name come from? How do you make your name your own?

Mindful Me: Breath by Breath A Mindfulness Guide to Feeling Calm

Mindful Me: Breath by Breath A Mindfulness Guide to Feeling Calm

Author: Paul Christelis Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/11/2019

This mindfulness story book for children includes simple mindfulness activities, which have been shown to help relieve stress and anxiety and improve health and mental well-being. This book teaches children to notice their breathing and use calming breaths to help deal with feelings of pain, worries and nervousness. In this story, Sam helps his friends, Lenny and Selina, to feel calm and in control when they find themselves in difficult situations, such as before a school show or after a painful fall. Mindfulness practices (exercises) are integrated into the story, and expanded on in the 'Notes to Parents and Teachers' section at the end of the book. Readers are invited to PAUSE at various points in the story to notice their own present moment experience. The four stories in the Mindful Me series explore how a mindful attitude to life can enhance enjoyment, promote a sense of calm and confidence, and provide young people with a 'friend for life'. The books can be used at home or in the classroom, for storytime or as part of the PSHCE curriculum. The other titles are: Exploring Emotions: A Mindfulness Guide to Dealing with Emotions Get Outdoors: A Mindfulness Guide to Noticing Nature Sleep Easy: A Mindfulness Guide to Getting a Good Night's Sleep

Perfectly Unique Love Yourself Completely, Just As You Are

Perfectly Unique Love Yourself Completely, Just As You Are

Author: Annie F. Downs Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 14/11/2019

STOP wishing your body was something it's not. START embracing every part of you just as it was designed. Your body is a sacred treasure, a worshipful instrument, and a unique masterpiece! That's a pretty big deal. But sometimes it feels confusing, awkward, and flawed. The truth is: You and your body, all of it, are important and beautiful, designed especially by God with a specific plan and purpose. Each chapter in Perfectly Unique focuses on a different part of your body and the potential it has for helping grow your faith. With wisdom and compassion, author Annie F. Downs will help you: Stop being so hard on yourself Stop wishing you were designed differently Stop comparing yourself to others Stop criticizing the young woman you see in the mirror every day START honoring yourself instead Ultimately, Perfectly Unique will not only help you understand the reasons God made you the way you are, it will empower you to embrace and celebrate (YES, celebrate!) each and every part of you.

Be Brave Little Penguin Board Book

Be Brave Little Penguin Board Book

Author: Giles Andreae Format: Board book Release Date: 14/11/2019

A feel-good rhyming story with a positive message about confidence and self-esteem, from the creators of international bestseller, Giraffes Can't Dance. Now available in a board book - perfect for even the littlest readers! Little Penguin Pip-Pip would love to join in with all his friends swimming in the sea, but there's just one problem . . . he's scared of water. Can Pip-Pip overcome his fears and finally take the plunge? This irresistible story shows that sometimes all it takes is a little bit of encouragement - and a whole lot of heart - to finally make that leap! This touching tale will soon become a new family favourite. 'All toddlers should grow up reading this' - Daily Telegraph on Giraffes Can't Dance

All Kinds of: Beliefs

All Kinds of: Beliefs

Author: Anita Ganeri Format: Hardback Release Date: 24/10/2019

There are all kinds of beliefs. People may be Buddhists, Christians, Hindus, Jews, Muslims or Sikhs, or belong to other religions. Some people have non-religious beliefs. We can show what we believe by how we dress, what we eat, how we behave and how we treat other people. What are your beliefs?

My Feelings

My Feelings

Author: Sarah Jennings Format: Board book Release Date: 11/10/2019

Are you feeling happy, sad, excited, worried, shy, scared, or grumpy? Do you know why? This book will introduce emotions and show you how to talk about, share, or enjoy what you feel. There are lovely illustrations that will make you smile, frown, or jump for joy. A fantastic first book for understanding how we feel - and what to do about it!

A Strong Girls' Guide to Being Exercises and Inspiration for Becoming a Braver, Kinder, Healthier You

A Strong Girls' Guide to Being Exercises and Inspiration for Becoming a Braver, Kinder, Healthier You

Author: Lani Silversides Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/10/2019

Relax and reflect, as you write in this inspiring journal that teaches the art of mindfulness. When school, friends, family and life become stressful, teens and preteens can forget they're worthy, beautiful people, capable of achieving whatever they set their mind to. That is why it's so important for girls to cultivate mindfulness. This guided journal encourages them to practice exercises that promote positive changes, including carrying out random acts of kindness, noticing small moments in their day that bring joy, practising gratitude, unplugging and unwinding from technology, and so much more. Girls will be inspired throughout with quotes and short biographies of notable women in history who have changed the world. As they write, and follow the simple exercises on positivity, girls will gain a sense of calm, ignite their imagination, and become the best, happiest, and strongest version of themselves. This journal prompts you to Try power poses that display confidence and strength--and create your own! Bring more positive emotions into your life by jotting down the things that make you laugh--like an inside joke with your BFF Dream big, by coming up with the wildest, more outrageous goal you can imagine Gain confidence by writing a go-to statement that helps you face challenging moments

Stephen, the Sprout of Kindness

Stephen, the Sprout of Kindness

Author: Pat-a-Cake, Richard Dungworth Format: Board book Release Date: 03/10/2019

Stephen is a sprout. He's not just any sprout though, he's a sprout of kindness! Join Stephen in this fun rhyming story as he helps his friends with the power of kindness. With rhyming text, bright illustrations and a funny refrain, this book all about ways to be kind will inspire and encourage children everywhere. Stephen Sprout helps out his friends when they lose things, if they can't decide who should go next on the swings, and he even helps sort out a little sibling rivalry. At the end there are some suggestions of ways that the readers can carry on what Stephen starts, and spread a little more kindness in the world.

I Love Me

I Love Me

Author: Sally Morgan, Ambelin Kwaymullina Format: Board book Release Date: 03/10/2019

I Love Me is a vibrant, multi-colored board book that teaches kids one of life's most important lessons: self acceptance. I love my eyes, I love my nose, I love the way my curly hair grows! Acclaimed Australian creators Sally Morgan and Ambelin Kwaymullina celebrate individuality and joyous self-esteem in bouncy, rhythmic prose and lively color. I Love Me is inclusive, fun, simple, and contains a necessary lesson for all about the positivity of self love.

Snitchy Witch

Snitchy Witch

Author: Frank J. Sileo Format: Hardback Release Date: 30/09/2019

Oh moon so full, round, and bright We beg one favor of you tonight For witches who tattle, witches who snitch, Tie their tongues, zip their lips! No witch shall squeal or tell on friends. This spell will be broken when the snitching ends! Tattling is an all too familiar occurrence among children that can have harmful impacts on friends and relationships. This spellbinding story encourages children to examine the difference between snitching and telling, and the impact of their words on others. Includes a Note to Parents and Caregivers with more information about snitching versus telling and what adults can do to help.

Fantastic You

Fantastic You

Author: Danielle Dufayet Format: Hardback Release Date: 30/09/2019

There's one special person you get to spend your whole life with: YOU! Which means there's no one you should take better care of! When you cheer yourself on and cheer yourself up, you make the world a happier place. Life is amazing when you share it with the people you love: family, friends, and always with YOU! Fantastic You shows readers how to develop and nurture a loving and positive relationship with themselves. Kids will learn that self-care includes positive self-talk and self-compassion for a happy, self-empowered life.