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Little Books, Big Feelings

The Rough Patch
Lies, Brian

A Caldecott Honor Book

An ALA Notable Book

A breathtakingly beautiful and luminescent book that is pitch-perfect for anyone of any age who has experienced any type of loss or disappointment, from New York Times-...

Item No. 9780062671271
The Sound of Silence
Goldsaito, Katrina
Do you have a favorite sound? little Yoshio asks. The musician answers, The most beautiful sound is the sound of ma, of silence.
But Yoshio lives in Tokyo, Japan: a giant, noisy, busy city. He hears shoes squishing through puddles, trains whooshing, cars beeping, and families laughing....
Item No. 9780316203371
Tough Guys Have Feelings Too
Negley, Keith
A boldly illustrated picture book read-aloud about how everyone gets sad--ninjas, wrestlers, knights, superheroes, everyone . . . even daddies have emotions!

Did you know wrestlers have feelings? And knights. Even superheroes and ninjas feel sad sometimes. In fact everyone has feelings--...

Item No. 9781909263666
Way Past Worried
Adelman, Hallee

Sometimes being worried can keep you from having fun.

Brock is worried. Way past worried, with his heart thumping and his mind racing. Today is his friend Juan's superhero party and he's going all by himself. What if nobody plays with him? What if everyone laughs at...

Item No. 9780807586860
What Is Given From the Heart
McKissack, Patricia C

This final, magnificent picture book from three-time Coretta Scott King Award winner and Newbery Honor author Patricia McKissack is a poignant and uplifting celebration of the joy of giving.

Item No. 9780375836152
When I See Red
Teckentrup, Britta
A gorgeous and timely meditation on anger.

The heroine of this beautifully illustrated story feels her anger like a storm in a dark forest. It sweeps her away, and she thunders and howls. She pours down her emotions like sheets of rain; rage surges like a wind whipping angry waves. Her...

Item No. 9783791374949
When Sadness is at Your Door
Eland, Eva
A comforting primer in emotional literacy and mindfulness that suggests we approach the feeling of sadness as if it is our guest.

Sadness can be scary and confusing at any age! When we feel sad, especially for long periods of time, it can seem as if the sadness is a part of who we are--...

Item No. 9780525707189
When Sophie Gets Angry
Bang, Molly
This beautifully designed book tells the story of a little girl named Sophie, who learns that it's okay to be angry.

Everybody gets angry sometimes. For children, anger can be very upsetting. Parents, teachers, and children can talk about it. People do lots of different things when they get...
Item No. 9780590189798
When Sophie Gets Angry - PB
Bang, Molly
Category: FeelingsOh is Sophie ever angry now!Everybody gets angry sometimes. For children, anger can be very upsetting. Parents, teachers, and children can talk about it. People do lots of different things when they get angry. In this Caldecott-honor book, kids will see what Sophie does when she...
Item No. 9780439598453
When We Are Kind
Gray Smith, Monique

When We Are Kind celebrates simple acts of everyday kindness and encourages children to explore how they feel when they initiate and receive acts of kindness in their lives. Celebrated author Monique Gray Smith has written many books on the topics of resilience and reconciliation and...

Notably centering Indigenous families and characters of color in personal and communal activities--and encouraging readers to evaluate their actions toward others."--School Library Journal

When We Are Kind celebrates simple acts of everyday kindness and...

Item No. 9781459825222
While We Can't Hug
McLaughlin, Eoin
From the team behind the bestselling The Hug, a heart-warming picture book that shows us ways to be affectionate while social distancing.

Hedgehog and Tortoise were the best of friends.
They wanted to give each other a great, big hug.
But they...

Item No. 9780571365586
Why Do We Cry?
Pintadera, Fran

This thoughtful, poetic book uses metaphors and beautiful imagery to explore the reasons for our tears.

In a soft voice, Mario asks, “Mother, why do we cry?” And his mother begins to tell him about the many reasons for our tears. We cry because our sadness is so huge it must escape...

This sensitive, poetic picture book uses metaphors and beautiful imagery to explain the reasons for our tears, making it clear that everyone is allowed to cry, and that everyone does.

In a soft voice, Mario asks, "Mother, why do we cry?" His mother thinks for a moment, and then begins to tell...

Item No. 9781525304774
Why the Face?

A hilarious guessing game of facial reactions created by the author of bestselling This Is Not A Book

Jean Jullien tickles the funnybone once again with a book of facial overreactions. Faces are presented first, allowing the reader to wager predictions of what may have...

Item No. 9780714877198
You Are a Lion and Other Fun Yoga Poses
Yoo, Taeeun
With simple instructions and bright, clear illustrations, award-winning artist Taeeun Yoo invites children to enjoy yoga by assuming playful animal poses. And she sparks their imagination further by encouraging them to pretend to be the animal - to flutter like a butterfly, hiss like a snake, roar...
Item No. 9780525515128
Your Mind Is Like the Sky
Ballard, Bronwen
Your mind is like the sky. Sometimes it's clear and blue--but sometimes a raincloud thought comes along and makes everything seem dark. So, what can we do about rainclouds?

This beautiful picture book, written by psychologist Bronwen Ballard and illustrated by award-winning...

Item No. 9781786039866