The healing power of reading together
Stories helps children imagine a way forward and give them a safe, gentle place to start expressing tough feelings The books in this collection are meant to be read with a caring, trusted adult who uses the provided reading tips to help a child become the teller of their story.
Reading and mental health
Caregivers and children alike benefit from regularly cuddling up to share a story:
- Sense of calm and connection
- A feeling of routine and stability
- Empathy toward others
- Skills to communicate, navigate and problem-solve through day-to-day challenges