Happiness Doesn't Come from Headstands
Happiness Doesn't Come from Headstands
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Happiness Doesn't Come from Headstands

Written and illustrated by Tamara Levitt
Published by Wisdom Publications
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Trying—and failing—can be a path to happiness too. Leela loves to do yoga. She could do all sorts of poses, but there was one pose she couldn’t do. Every time Leela tried to do a headstand…KERPLUNK! This book explores the themes of acceptance, resilience, and self-compassion and offers the message that just because we may experience a failure does not mean that we are a failure. Written as a counterpoint to the message of The Little Engine that Could, Happiness Doesn’t Come from Headstands is a story about a girl who tries her best, but still falls down. Through the process she learns that happiness is not determined by external achievement. Even in the face of failure, peace can be found if we accept that we cannot do everything and focus on our experience.

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    Book Details

    ISBN
    9781614294054
    Publication Date
    April 4, 2017
    Page Count
    38
    Audience
    Picture
    Reading Age
    4 - 8 years
    Lib. of Congress (LCCN)
    2016015702
    ASIN/ISBN 10
    1614294054

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