Anh's Anger


  • Author: Gail Silver & Christianne Kromer
  • Release Date : 2009-07-10
  • Genre: Social Issues
  • File Size: 32431995 Bytes


This wonderful and engaging 1st book in a trilogy that includes Steps and Stones and Peace, and Bugs and Understanding, gives children and caregivers a concrete practice for dealing with anger and other difficult emotions. In Anh’s Anger, five-year-old Anh becomes enraged when his grandfather asks him to stop playing and come to the dinner table. The grandfather helps Anh fully experience all stages of anger by suggesting that he go to his room and, "sit with his anger." The story unfolds when Anh discovers what it means to sit with his anger. He comes to know his anger in the first person as his anger comes to life in full color and personality. Anh and his anger work through feelings together with humor and honesty to find a way to construct...

Steps and Stones


  • Author: Gail Silver & Christiane Krömer
  • Release Date : 2011-10-17
  • Genre: Social Issues
  • File Size: 11464874 Bytes


When Anh’s friends leave and he feels left out at school, his anger shows up to keep him company. Anh the protagonist of Gail Silver’s previous book Anh’s Anger, is a typical and easy-to-relate-to elementary school-age boy. His anger, personified as a red hairy impulsive creature, teaches him some valuable lessons about not getting carried away by his strong emotions. By counting his steps and coordinating them with his breathing Anh is able to slow down and take his anger for a peaceful and magically transformative walk.Reach and Teach.com called Anh’s Anger, "One of the best books we’ve ever seen on the issue of dealing with anger." The New Yorker review highlighted how the book uses "deep breathing… to regain control during a tantrum...

Anh s Anger
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

Anh s Anger


  • Author : Gail Silver
  • Publisher : Parallax Press
  • Release Date : 2009-08-11
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781888375947


Anh s Anger Book Description :

When Anh becomes angry and says hurtful things, his grandfather tells him to go to his room and sit with his anger, which allows Anh to feel better. Based on teachings about mindfulness and Buddhism by Thich Nhat Hanh, and includes a list of retreat communities that practice mindful living....

Steps and Stones IPad Edition
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

Steps and Stones IPad Edition


  • Author : Gail Silver
  • Publisher : Parallax Press
  • Release Date : 2011-10-17
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781937006198


Steps and Stones IPad Edition Book Description :

When Anh’s friends leave and he feels left out at school, his anger shows up to keep him company. Anh, the protagonist of Gail Silver’s previous book, Anh’s Anger, is a typical and easy-to-relate-to elementary school-age boy. His anger, personified as a red hairy impulsive creature, teaches him some valuable lessons about not getting carried away by his strong emotions. By counting his steps and coordinating them with his breathing Anh is able to slow down and take his anger for a peaceful and magically transformative walk. Reach and Teach.comcalled Anh’s Anger, "One of the best books we’ve ever seen on the issue of dealing with anger." The New Yorker review highlighted how the book uses "deep breathing… to regain control during a tantrum...

Mindful Bea and the Worry Tree

Mindful Bea and the Worry Tree


  • Author : Gail Silver
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2019
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1433829541


Mindful Bea and the Worry Tree Book Description :

Bea anxiously awaits her birthday party guests, worrying about all the things that could go wrong, until her mother reminds her that deep breathing will help her relax. Includes note to parents....

Soda Pop Head

Soda Pop Head


  • Author : Julia Cook
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2011-09
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 193163677X


Soda Pop Head Book Description :

This book teaches children to manage their thoughts and words without interrupting....

Samsara Dog
Score: 4
From 4 Ratings

Samsara Dog


  • Author : Helen Manos
  • Publisher : Kane/Miller Book Publishers, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781933605517


Samsara Dog Book Description :

Traces a dog through various incarnations, including a tough stray, a working dog, and a family pet, as he learns what he must in each life....

Moody Cow Meditates
Score: 3.5
From 2 Ratings

Moody Cow Meditates


  • Author : Kerry Lee MacLean
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2009-09-01
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780861715732


Moody Cow Meditates Book Description :

Moody Cow has a lot of angry thoughts after a frustrating day, but his grandfather sets up a Mind Jar with sparkles and shows him that just as the sparkles settle in the jar, Moody Cow's angry thoughts can settle through meditation....

Spinning Inward

Spinning Inward


  • Author : Maureen Murdock
  • Publisher : Shambhala Publications
  • Release Date : 1987-11-12
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780834826724


Spinning Inward Book Description :

If you have ever wished you could show children and teenagers how to enrich their lives with meditation and visualization, this book will delight you. It presents simple exercises in guided imagery designed to help young people ages three through eighteen to relax into learning, focus attention and increase concentration, stimulate creativity, and cultivate inner peace and group harmony. The use of guided imagery has been internationally recognized as an effective method of "whole brain" learning. The author's approach will have special appeal to parents and teachers who are frustrated by an educational system that seems to reward only those children who excel at verbal, linear learning. With the exercises in this book, young people can discover lear...

Peace  Bugs  and Understanding

Peace Bugs and Understanding


  • Author : Gail Silver
  • Publisher : Parallax Press
  • Release Date : 2014-11-14
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781937006648


Peace Bugs and Understanding Book Description :

Lily and her little sister Ruby are having a picnic when Ruby spoils their game of checkers. Lily lashes out but soon gets absorbed in a wonderful book, the story of her great grandfather’s encounter with a strange looking frog-like creature called Anger. The precious old journal teaches Lily about Metta, a technique that has helped people transform anger into loving kindness for thousands of years. With original watercolors by award-winning illustrator Youme Nguyen Ly, Peace, Bugs, and Understanding is an invaluable tool for parents and teachers, and will help children learn to understand the causes of their own strong emotions, while teaching them peaceful ways to resolve difficulties through mindfulness and meditation....

White Rage

White Rage


  • Author : Carol Anderson
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2020-07-23
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781526631633


White Rage Book Description :

THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER From the Civil War to our combustible present, White Rage reframes the continuing conversation about race in America, chronicling the history of the powerful forces opposed to black progress. Since the abolishment of slavery in 1865, every time African Americans have made advances towards full democratic participation, white reaction has fuelled a rollback of any gains. Carefully linking historical flashpoints – from the post-Civil War Black Codes and Jim Crow to expressions of white rage after the election of America's first black president – Carol Anderson renders visible the long lineage of white rage and the different names under which it hides. Compelling and dramatic in the history it relates, White Rage adds a...

Little Buddhas
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

Little Buddhas


  • Author : Vanessa R. Sasson
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2012-12-06
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780199945610


Little Buddhas Book Description :

Edited by Vanessa R. Sasson, Little Buddhas brings together a wide range of scholarship and expertise to address the question of what role children have played in Buddhist literature, in particular historical contexts, and their role in specific Buddhist contexts today....