The animals were mighty and magnificent, but they were miserable! For way too long, theyd been forced to become something that didn’t feel right - something that felt too much like bad days and scratchy things. The animals needed a hero, or someone to show them that a hero was in each of them all along. A book about boundaries, peer pressure, self-esteem, and self-acceptance, and a reminder for all kids that the very best thing about them, is them.
Karen began her career as a psychologist before she founded www.heysigmund.com, the website that brings the science of psychology to the art of being human. She has an honours degree in psychology and masters in Gestalt therapy. Karen is a sought after speaker, both at home in Australia and internationally, on the topic of anxiety in children and teens.
Norvile graduated art school in Lithuania and got a bachelor degree of fine photography in Vilnius Design College. Ever since she can remember, she has been fascinated by childrens storybooks, and especially creative illustrations. She lives in Lithuania
This book provides a strategy for children to strengthen themselves against bullying and peer pressure. It empowers them to stay true to who they are, when they are being pulled to be something different. It opens the way to conversation about peer pressure, bullying, courage and kindness.