I Am Peace : A Book of Mindfulness
When the world feels chaotic, find peace within through an accessible mindfulness practice from the bestselling picture-book dream team that brought us I Am Yoga. Express emotions through direct speech. Find empathy through imagination. Connect with the earth. Wonder at the beauty of the natural world. Breathe, taste, smell, touch, and be present. Perfect for the classroom or for bedtime, Susan Verde's gentle, concrete narration and Peter Reynolds's expressive watercolour illustrations bring the tenants of mindfulness to a kid-friendly level. Featuring an author's note about the importance of mindfulness and a guided meditation for children, I Am Peace will help readers of all ages feel grounded and restored.
- Hardback | 32 pages
- 203 x 203 x 10.16mm | 317.51g
- 26 Sep 2017
- Abrams Books For Young Readers
- New York, United States
- full-color illustrations throughout
"Vignettes of the child in a balance pose, feeding birds, and meditating beneath a tree (magically sprouting from fallen birdseed) reinforce messages of kindness, compassion, and self-awareness as worry melts into bliss...A gentle, helpful tool for cultivating kid mindfulness."--Kirkus
About Susan Verde
Susan Verde is the author of The Museum, You and Me, I Am Yoga, and My Kicks. She is a licenced Yoga instructor. Peter Reynolds is the illustrator behind the mega-selling JUDY MOODY and STINK series, as well as many other bestselling and award-winning picture books that he has written and illustrated, including THE DOT (winner of the Christopher Award) and ISH.