Reading helps children understand what is happening around them.
These books will teach children that it is ok to be different and introduces themes of anxiety and open-mindedness.
The Huge Bag of WorriesVirginia Ironside
Ironside offers a funny and reassuring look at dealing with anxiety, which can be used as a springboard into important conversations with your children about mental health.
25 years after the original publication, David Mckee’s colourful patchwork elephant Elmer is still teaching children how to embrace what makes you different.
The Little PrinceAntoine de Saint-Exupéry
First published in 1943, The Little Prince remains a beautiful adventure for children and adults alike – exploring themes of love, open-mindedness, and the importance of valuing the environment.