Written by Stacy McAnulty & illustrated by Joanne Lew-Vriethoff
4 - 8
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Oct 3, 2017
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Superheroes seek adventure, never give up, and stay calm when others are afraid. Superheroes are brave. But they aren’t the only ones. Kids are brave every day. When they are told they are too little, but accomplish something big. When they check for monsters under the bed, just in case. When they face something uncertain, whether a thunderstorm or a hospital visit. When they stand up for what’s right, even when it means facing consequences. Like superheroes, brave kids can save the world, just by being brave. Thoughtful text from Stacy McAnulty paired with vibrant illustrations from Joanne Lew-Vriethoff encourage kids to be brave in all the ways they can: trying new things, speaking their mind, confronting bullies, and more. This book will inspire kids to follow their hearts and to have courage, no matter the situation.

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bravery  self-esteemself-esteem and self-reliancesocial themesfeelings and emotionsvalues and virtuescouragecharacter traits



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    Book Details

    Publication Date
    October 3, 2017
    Running Press Books
    Page Count
    Reading Age
    4 - 8 years
    Lib. of Congress (LCCN)
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