SCHOOL & SETTLING IN
Back to school or first day nerves, we've got the books to help them settle...
The Kissing Hand
by Audrey Penn
School is starting but Chester does not want to go. To help ease his fears, Mrs. Raccoon shares a family secret to give him the reassurance of her love any time his world feels a little scary.
A Little Bit Brave
Logan is a stay-at-home bunny - but it's time for his first adventure, and he doesn't want to go. There's an amazing world outside, if he can just pluck up courage to look. A funny, reassuring book which shows that we're all a lot braver than we think.
Me and My Fear
When a young girl has to travel to a new country and start at a new school, her Fear tells her to be afraid. How can she make friends if she doesn't understand their language? A heart-warming tale that shows us the importance of sharing your fears with others.
Under the Love Umbrella
by Davina Bell
A beautiful story about the wonder of ever-present love. A celebration of the comfort that is always with us, wherever we roam in the big, wild world. Perfect for children who are apprehensive about leaving their family to start school.
The Everywhere Bear
by Julia Donaldson
The Everywhere Bear has a wonderful time with the children in Class One, but one day he gets more than he bargained for when he falls from a backpack and embarks on his own big adventure! Great for introducing a class toy to take home.
Never Take a Bear to School
by Mark Sperring
Yes, taking a bear to school is a bad idea. But will this little boy find the courage to face the first day of school alone? A delightful story to reassure every child anxious about starting a new school or nursery.