Two wild ducks become refugees when their swap is drained.
Their journey in search of a new place to live exposes them to danger, rejection and violence before they are given a new home.
Award-winning artist David Miller tells their story with brightly coloured three-dimensional paper sculptures. Refugees was shortlisted for the CBCA Picture Book of the Year Award
My Brother is Autistic describes a condition that affects many families. Medical experts are just beginning to understand varying degrees of autism and its impact on both the autistic child and his family. This book describes an autistic child from his brother’s point of view. It talks about ways autistic kids can be helped and how they can better relate to their family and surroundings. The sensitively written Let’s Talk About It! Books encourage preschool-age and early-grades children to explore their feelings, deal with problems that trouble them, and understand others who have... More info
The Negatees is, to put it bluntly, a sooky la-la! He whines about everything, and is never happy with what he’s got. He needs to change his ways and fast, or else his life will be one miserable soap opera! Luckily, a little purple guy pops along who sets a brilliant example for The Negatees to follow. The question is will he follow it? (The answers yes, he will ... just in case you were wondering). This great book teaches kids in a fun way to always... More info
Divorce is a difficult topic for any parent or educator to explain to a child, perhaps even more so when the child has Autism Spectrum Disorder or other special needs. This book is designed specifically to help children with these additional needs to understand what divorce means. Using a question and answer format, it explores the changes and feelings a child may experience during a divorce, and provides ideas to help cope with this life change. Illustrated with SymbolStix, which uses a symbol-based language for visual thinkers, this book... More info