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10 books about giving
Pick up one of these featured titles on giving in May 2021.
The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse by Charlie Mackesy
This book was published 2 years ago by HarperOne and takes approximately 4.3 hours to read.
From the revered British illustrator, a modern fable for all ages that explores life's universal lessons, featuring 100 color and black-and-white drawings. "What do you want to be when you grow up?" asked the mole. "Kind," said the boy. Charlie Mackesy offers inspiration and hope in uncertain times in this beautiful book based on his famous quartet of characters. The Boy, the Mole, the Fox, and the Horse explores their unlikely friendship and the poignant, universal lessons they learn together. Radiant with Mackesy's warmth and gentle wit, The Boy, the Mole, the Fox, and the Horse blends hand-written narrative with dozens of drawings, including some of his best-loved illustrations (including "Help," which has been shared over one million times) and new, never-before-seen material. A modern classic in the vein of The Tao of Pooh, The Alchemist, and The Giving Tree, this charmingly designed keepsake will be treasured for generations to come.
Secret Santas and the Twelve Days of Christmas Giving by Courtney Petruzzelli
Category: Family Life
This book was published 4 years ago by Lollipop Press and takes approximately 1.1 hours to read.
The story of Secret Santas and the twelve days of Christmas giving is inspired by the real life Christmas tradition in which anonymous giving, carried out over twelve days in December, brings joy to someone deserving or in need. This simple act of kindness offers up the hope, faith, and love that the Holiday Season is meant to bring. This book now paves the way for families to introduce their little ones to the joy that comes from giving to others, in a magical and exciting way! In the book, Santa invites an elite group of boys and girls who have demonstrated compassion and kindness throughout the year to help him spread cheer by becoming a part of his "Secret Santa Team." This book is sure to become a lifelong, magical tradition, for families everywhere.
The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein
This book was published 7 years ago by HarperCollins and takes approximately 2.2 hours to read.
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Never Let A Unicorn Meet A Reindeer! by Diane Alber
This book was published 2 years ago by Diane Alber Art LLC and takes approximately 1.1 hours to read.
"A story about a little girl that wants a reindeer for her birthday!"--Amazon website.
A Little SPOT of Life Skills 8 Book Box Set (Books 17-24: Courage, Perseverance, Teamwork, Talent, Thankful, Optimism, Creativity, & Giving) by Diane Alber
This book was published last year by Diane Alber Art LLC and takes approximately 0.0 hours to read.
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The Little Book of Giving: (Children's Book about Holiday Giving, Giving for the Holiday Season, Giving from the Heart, Kids Ages 3 10, Preschool, Kindergarten, First Grade) by Zack Bush
Category: Family Life
This book was published last year by Publishing Power LLC and takes approximately 1.3 hours to read.
The Little Book of Giving (Children's Book About The Importance of Giving, Giving for the Holiday Season, Giving from the Heart, Kids Ages 3 10, Preschool, Kindergarten, First Grade) Holiday time is a special time. It means food, fun, family, and gifts! When kids think of gifts for the holidays, they almost always think of presents that come wrapped up in a box with a bow. But The Little Book of Giving will change all that! There are so many gifts kids can give that make the holidays extra special--gifts that don't cost money and that come straight from your heart. Giving is an essential social skill that everyone should learn early in life. This book teaches young readers about a host of ways to give of themselves--especially during the holidays. The Little Book of Giving provides ideas and strategies for giving that can be used in real-life situations at home, at school, and in the communities where kids live. The Little Book Of series introduces young kids to a wide range of ideas, activities, values, and emotions. With engaging text and warm, kid-friendly illustrations, each story teaches children that having fun, learning, talking about your feelings, and doing the right thing is always much easier than they think. Kids can enjoy the journey and fun of reading while discovering the world around them, one little book at a time. That's what The Little Book Of series is all about! This book comes with adorable illustrations and is a joy to read with the whole family. It's available in paperback and Kindle formats. Add it to your shopping cart now and your child will soon learn the importance of giving to others! The Little Book Of series is written for kids 3-11. The books are perfect for boys, girls, early readers, primary school students, and even toddlers. This series is an excellent resource for counselors, parents, and teachers alike. Fun, free printables at BooksByZackAndLaurie.com
Crisis Preparedness Handbook: A Comprehensive Guide to Home Storage and Physical Survival by Patricia Spigarelli Aston
Category: Rice & Grains
This book was published last year by Cross-Current Publishing and takes approximately 15.5 hours to read.
Crisis Preparedness Handbook is a straight-forward guide for becoming personally prepared to handle natural disasters and man-caused disruptions. It motivates people to prepare for emergencies and breaks it down into manageable tasks. The 464-page guide covers preparedness topics including water storage and purification, short- and long-term food storage, and growing and preserving food. It includes advice about managing heating, cooking, lighting, and refrigeration, preparing your shelter, dealing with medical emergencies, taking care of sanitation and personal care, arranging alternative transportation and communications, and surviving civil unrest and terrorism. Its user-friendly format organizes information in tables, quick-checks, and worksheets. Simple suggestions in each chapter and personal anecdotes help the reader see that becoming prepared is an achievable goal. A resource section and a detailed index further assists the reader.
Whoever Heard of a Flying Bird?: A Children's Book About Not Giving Up by David Cunliffe
Category: Alligators & Crocodiles
This book was published last year by Bedtime Press LLC and takes approximately 1.2 hours to read.
Pip is a little bird who wants nothing more than to eat the fresh fruit high up in the trees. There's just one problem - The birds on her island don't fly. All the other birds think the idea sounds ridiculous. Afterall, Whoever Heard of a Flying Bird?But that won't stop Pip from trying. Surrounded by others that think she'll never succeed, Pip is determined to overcome adversity and self-doubt and reach the fruit. And if she tries hard enough, she might just succeed?
We estimate total reading time by multiplying a book's page count by an average reading speed of 2 minutes per page. Summaries sourced from Google Books.
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