ISBN 9781623173517 – NORTH ATLANTIC – RANDOM HOUSE US: Hardback 32 pp – Sep 2019
Ruby Roth is an artist, writer, activist, and former teacher whose children’s books have received international attention. Roth has degrees in art and American studies, and for nearly a decade she has researched and spoken publicly on animal agriculture, health, nutrition, and the benefits of a vegan diet. Roth lives in Los Angeles and lectures in classrooms and at conferences across the nation. This is her fourth picture book, her first on issues of neuro and emotional diversity.
Popular children’s book author Ruby Roth gives us the heartening story of a little boy who’s had a very bad day and just needs everyone to leave him alone to work out his feelings himself
What do you do when you’re feeling overwhelmed? InBad Day, things are not going well for Hennie.Small things loom large, going from bad to worse as the day-that-never-ends goes on. But with a deepbreath and some quiet reflection, Hennie begins to make sense of his feelings and discovers the powerof turning inward. Affirming and funny at wonderfully relatable moments, thistimely mindfulnessresource helps children process their inner lives, guiding them toward self-empowerment and resilience.