|Series:||Red Fox picture books|
Commonsense advice with some good rude fun. Both pet and personal physician to the Gumboyle family, Doctor Dog is always on hand with the perfect diagnosis and remedy for every complaint.
A helpful and sensitive resource that empowers children to make smart choices about personal safety.
|Author:||Lawrence Shapiro and Robin Sprague|
|Series:||An Instant Help Book for Parents & Kids|
Children pay close attention to their parents' moods. When parents feel upset, their kids may become anxious, and when parents wind down, children also get the chance to relax. When you feel overwhelmed and stressed, it can be hard to help your child feel balanced.
The Relaxation & Stress Reduction Workbook for Kids... read more
Achoo! Cough! F-L-U-S-H! What to do? In childcare, in preschool, at home, and everywhere, toddlers need to learn that germs are not for sharing. Rather than focus on what germs are, this book teaches the basics of not spreading them: Cover up a sneeze or cough. Hug or blow kisses when youÃÂÃÂ¢ÃÂÃÂÃÂÃÂre sick. And m... read more
Sneezes, coughs, runny noses, spills, and messes are facts of everyday life with children. This book is a short course for kids on what germs are, what they do, and why it's so important to cover them up, block them from spreading, and wash them down the drain. It includes tips and ideas for discussion and activities with par... read more
Doctor Dog, the Gumboyle family's favourite pet and their very own trusty physician, is having a well-deserved rest. Until, that is, the Gumboyles turn up and need rescuing from nasty holiday ailments. But the Gumboyles have one problem that even Dr Dog can't solve. A dangerous plant is lurking in the campsite and it could st... read more
|Author:||Justin Brown & Scott Pearson|
As every parent knows, getting children to eat and enjoy vegetables can sometimes be a task. Why do vegies have such a bad rap when we adults know how tasty and fun to eat they can be? Jamie Oliver's School Dinners (TV One) highlighted just how many kids don't actually even know what broccoli is! Justin Brown's children's s... read more
One day a tiny insect, no bigger than a freckle, climbs into Miss Calypso's classroom. Nobody notices until... Polly scritches, Joshua scratches and soon the whole class is scritching and scratching. Children's Picture Book
This book contains everything you need to know about sprogs and, most importantly, how to tell the difference between a good sprog and a bad one.
|Author:||Lee Fox Illustrated by Mitch Vane|
Ginger McFlea, twin sister of Jasper, makes her debut in this witty picture book. While her brother Jasper loves using his toothbrush, Ginger gives hers to her pet turtle. But when the dentist warns her the Tooth Fairy doesn't accept rotten teeth, Ginger changes her habits quick-smart. A delightful tale about looking after ... read more
|Author:||Dawn Huebner, PhD|
This story guides children and their parents through the cognitive-behavioral techniques used to treat Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. Revealing OCD in a whole new light, this interactive self-help book turns kids into super-sleuths who can recognize OCD's tricks. Engaging examples, activities, and step-by-step instructions he... read more
|Author:||Ruth Thomson Illustrated by Jane Eccles|
Starting to have periods is something all girls face. This book explains exactly what periods are, why they happen, and how they will affect you - asking all the questions and giving all the answers simply and openly, with plenty of practical advice.
The rules of physical contact can be tricky to grasp. This friendly picture book explains in simple terms how to tell the difference between acceptable and inappropriate touch, helping children with special needs stay safe. Each story covers a different type of touch from accidental to friendly to hurtful and will help childr... read more