- Scaredy Squirrel
Children's - Kindergarten, Age 5-6
42 p. ;
JUVENILE FICTION / Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance, JUVENILE FICTION / Humorous Stories, JUVENILE FICTION / Animals / Squirrels
A laugh-outloud-story with equally comic illustrations. An non-threatening to open up a discussion about facing and overcoming fear.
Scaredy Squirrel thinks about all the things that could happen to him if he left the safety of his home, but he has no choice when he accidently drops his emergency kit, in a text with one fold-out page.
The first book in the Scaredy Squirrel series is a comical story of an endearing squirrel who learns what can happen when he's brave enough to take a risk.
Scaredy Squirrel never leaves his nut tree. It's way too dangerous out there. He could encounter tarantulas, green Martians or killer bees. But in his tree, every day is the same and if danger comes along, he's well-prepared. Scaredy Squirrel's emergency kit includes antibacterial soap, Band-Aids and a parachute. Day after day he watches and waits, and waits and watches, until one day ? his worst nightmare comes true! Scaredy suddenly finds himself out of his tree, where germs, poison ivy and sharks lurk. But as Scaredy Squirrel leaps into the unknown, he discovers something really uplifting ?