FEELINGS - see also EMOTIONS
Babbity’s Big Bad Mood - BUTLER, M
Babbity rabbit is in a bad mood and his friends do their best to cheer him up. Would be a useful book to discuss feelings with a young child.
Duck and Goose: how are you feeling - HILLS, T
A look at feelings at a very simple level. The range of emotions is expressed effectively through the illustrations from hopeful and proud to loving.
Lulu and the birthday party - HOLLYER, B
Lulu is jealous of her little brother Billy’s birthday party and hides his favourite present. Lulu then loses her own favourite toy, which leads to understanding and a satisfactory resolution.
Things I love about me - MORONEY, T
A simple story on self love and self worth. There are plenty of ideas to talk about, with the pictures that match up well.
Five Mile Press
King of Spring - PAGE, N & C
Story of a king who loses his bounce and gets a November gremlin. He manages to feel bouncy again with the help of his friends.
Make Believe Ideas
When I feel scared - SPELMAN, C
A helpful book which allows children and adults to discuss fears together.
Frog is Sad - VELTHUIJS, M
A book that explores the mysteries of moodiness.