I believe that one of the most important traits in humans is kindness. What better method to start to instill this into children is through picture books. They are a powerful form of communication and education and if done in an engaging and fun way, can help children build important skills and knowledge for their future selves.
As Nice as Pie written by Gary Sheppard, illustrated by Tim Budgen and published by Maverick Arts Publishing achieves exactly this.
There has recently been a resurgence and reinvention of some much loved classic children’s books, specifically for adults as gifts. The Ladybird books and now Famous Five. Brilliant gifts, that adults can identify with and enjoy.
Mum … created by Morty Sey and Scott Chegg is a read for children first and foremost, but, the special thing about this little picture book is what a brilliant gift for adults it would make.
Well would you look at this prickly little fellow! A porcupine in a picture book? I’ve not seen that before, but this is pretty much the ideal book for a grumpy little animal to reside in. This is Mine Mine Mine! Said the Porcupine. Written by Alex English, illustrated by Emma Levey and published by Maverick Arts Publishing.