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  • I Am Extra Special: 21st Century Guide to the Birds and the Bees

    I Am Extra Special: 21st Century Guide to the Birds and the Bees

    by Belinda Messer

    *Publish date: *March2015 The 21st Century Guide to The Birds and the Bees was carefully written to be suitable for all families to read with their children. Included: natural conception, IVF, surrogacy and donor’s, fulfilling the space in the ‘how a baby is made’ book market and going that step further into the 21st century of how babies are conceived. Through beautiful illustrations and engaging content children will be entrusted with the knowledge of how all the different types of conception occur. They will have a basic understanding of pregnancy...

  • I Am Extra Special: An IVF Story

    I Am Extra Special: An IVF Story

    by Belinda Messer & Rosie Luik

    I Am Extra Special: An IVF story is aimed at children aged 4-10 years and explains how they were conceived using IVF. It is a beautifully illustrated story book that is perfectly worded and engaging for little people and their families. This is the first children’s book in the series. The series was created as a tool to educate children through simple text and enjoyable illustrations about sometimes tricky conversations. They have written their first two books in 2014. *About Belinda Messer* A wife and mother of 3 children both...

  • Mate and Me

    Mate and Me

    by Jennifer Loakes

    "The boy from upstairs plays in the yard. His name is Matata. I call him Mate for short. When I see him I shout, 'Hello Mate!', but he doesn't join in my games." When Mate moves in upstairs, he has an instant friend. But Mate is shy and learning to adapt to a new home. There's a new family downstairs too. A secret family. Where have the families come from and what happens when the downstairs family goes missing? Where will their silver treasures lead? A celebration of...

  • On The Wings of A Butterfly - A special story to support conversations on grief and loss (Hardback)

    On The Wings of A Butterfly - A special story to support conversations on grief and loss (Hardback)

    by Belinda Messer

    This very special book on grief for young children up to 9 years is suitable for all children who are experiencing the loss of a love one or who are preparing for the loss of a somebody close to them. Coming from a place of permission and comfort, this book will help a young one through this sad and very difficult to understand time. Note from Belinda “I drew upon my own experiences when writing this book and used what would have made me feel better when I was...

  • Who's Got A Normal Family?

    Who's Got A Normal Family?

    by Belinda Nowell

    A new children's picture book aimed at preschool and early primary children explores different family structures and makes clear they take many forms. This picture book, by Belinda Nowell and Misa Alexander, introduces Alex, a young boy who has a new foster sister. A bully at school tells Alex his family isn't normal so his mum takes a trip with him through the class photo to try to help him find 'a normal family'. 'Are we normal?' he asked. Mum gave Alex her brightest smile. 'Absolutely NOT... but why don't...