BY ALMA HAMMOND
Sweetbeet books has hand-picked three sweet children’s books for holiday gift-giving! These choice selections will sure to please the child in your life on Christmas morning.
1. Ben’s Adventures Under the Big Top by Elizabeth Gerlach
What I loved about this book: First-class illustrations, quality publishing, and catchy verse.
Can a little boy in a wheelchair fly through the air on a trapeze? Can he take his class under the Big Top for a grand adventure?When you have an imagination like Ben’s, ANYTHING is possible!
Get the new Ben’s Adventures NOW because EVERY child deserves to soar. Then download and enjoy the FREE Activity Fun Guide at Bens-Adventures.com. Ben uses a wheelchair, but he’s still a child just like the others in his class. He has fun, dreams, aspirations and friends. Paired with vivid illustrations and written in verse, this beautiful book is fun-to-read for all kids and will help them to think about disability and kindness.
The important and inspiring messages in this Ben’s Adventures children’s book series are suitable for everyone, helping us to accept and embrace differences and appreciate what makes us unique. Follow along with these inspiring stories about a boy who loves to dream.
Best-selling author of Out of My Mind, Sharon M. Draper,says “These books are awesome and really necessary!” Rated 5-stars by Readers’ Favorite.
2. Tip, Tap, Swish Otter Counts the Band by Hayley Rose
What I loved about this book: Engaging verse and characters and the fun facts and math lessons at the end.
The animals are ready, the instruments are in tune and the fun is about to begin!
Join Otter and the rest of the animal band in this colorful, rhyming story that will have you laughing, singing and counting along.
Inside you’ll find:
- An entertaining, rhyming story
- Beautiful habitat illustrations
- Fun animal and instrument facts
- Simple math problems
- And lots and lots of counting!
Follow Cami and Wyatt Kangaroo in this powerful children’s book that focuses on the most important thing we can teach our children: how to be kind and compassionate to others.
From baking cookies for the neighbors to saying hi to the bus driver, this book shows that no act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted!
In this unique book, you will find coloring pages, journal pages and spaces to draw, as well as ideas to inspire acts of kindness. There are also next steps for teachers, caregivers and parents as well as reproducible pages!
If you agree that compassion and kindness have the power to change the world, then this picture book is for you!!