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Psychology, emotions, and wellness

Andrus, Aubre  Happiness Hacks: How to Find Energy & Inspiration Gr. 4–6, middle school     48 pp.     Capstone Andrus, Aubre  Me Time: How to Manage a Busy Life Gr. 4–6, middle school     48 pp.      Capstone Andrus, Aubre Stress Less: How to Achieve Inner Calm & Relaxation Gr. 4–6, middle school     48 pp.     Capstone Illustrated by Veronica […]

Psychology and empowerment

Cain, Susan  Quiet Power: The Secret Strengths of Introverts Gr. 4–6     259 pp.     Dial Illustrated by Grant Snider. With Gregory Mone and Erica Moroz. This distillation of the concepts in Cain’s adult book Quiet focuses on situations likely to affect kids and teens, with anecdotes from young introverts. Quiet Power discusses the challenges of introversion […]

Psychology and mindfulness

Barron, T. A. The Wisdom of Merlin: 7 Magical Words for a Meaningful Life Gr. 4–6, middle school     74 pp.     Philomel This book of advice, adapted from the author’s 2013 Oxford University address, is presented as a conversational visit with the famous wizard Merlin. Summarizing life’s experiences and mysteries in a few simple words, […]