The Huge Bag of Worries


Author: Virginia Ironside
Publisher: Hodder Children's Books
ISBN: 9781444944204
Category:
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'This book can be read millions of times when you are worried.' - Books for Keeps A board book edition of the compelling and bestselling picture book which can be used as a spring board into what worries children today and how to deal with anxiety. Wherever Jenny goes, her worries follow her - in a big blue bag. They are there when she goes swimming, when she is watching TV, and even when she is in the lavatory. Jenny decides they will have to go. But who can help her? The Huge Bag of Worries was written by Virginia Ironside, one of Britain's leading agony aunts, and has sold 140k copies to date.

The Huge Bag of Worries


Author: Virginia Ironside
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1444914820
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 32
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Wherever Jenny goes, her worries follow her - in a big blue bag. They are there when she goes swimming, when she is watching TV, and even when she is in the lavatory. Jenny decides they will have to go. But who can help her? The Huge Bag of Worries was written by Virginia Ironside, one of Britain's leading agony aunts, and has sold 140k copies to date. 'This book can be read millions of times when you are worried.' - Books for Keeps A compelling picture book which can be used as a spring board into what worries children today.

The Huge Bag of Worries


Author: Virginia Ironside,Frank Rodgers
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
ISBN: 9781444902723
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 32
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Wherever Jenny goes, her worries follow her - in a big blue bag. They are there when she goes swimming, when she is watching TV, and even when she is in the lavatory. Jenny decides they will have to go. But who can help her? The Huge Bag of Worries was written by Virginia Ironside, one of Britain's leading agony aunts, and has sold 140k copies to date. 'This book can be read millions of times when you are worried.' - Books for Keeps A compelling picture book which can be used as a spring board into what worries children today.

What in the World Do You Do When Your Parents Divorce?

A Survival Guide for Kids
Author: Kent Winchester,Roberta Beyer
Publisher: Free Spirit Publishing
ISBN: 1575428830
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 128
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This companion to Speaking of Divorce is for kids ages 7–12. In a simple question-and-answer format, the book gently explains what divorce is, why parents decide to divorce, new living arrangements, how to handle feelings, and other basics to help children understand what's happening in their lives. With honesty and simplicity, the authors help children realize that divorce isn't their fault, strong emotions are okay, and families can survive difficult changes. Written to and for kids, this book is also recommended for parents, educators, counselors, and youth workers.

The Worry Tree


Author: Marianne Musgrove
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 0805087915
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 144
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Juliet is a worrier, but when constant bickering between her and her younger sister leads Juliet to move into her own bedroom, she discovers the Worry Tree her grandmother used as a girl to relieve her own concerns.

Sorry Sorry


Author: Anne Kerr
Publisher: Boolarong Press
ISBN: 1925046680
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 28
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Sorry Sorry could be a first step of informing these young children of a significant aspect of Australian history, with age appropriate illustrations and dialogue. This book could also be an introduction to understanding the journey of reconciliation with Australia’s First Peoples.

On Sudden Hill


Author: Linda Sarah
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1471119300
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 32
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Birt and Etho are best friends, they play on Sudden Hill, making marvellous contraptionsout of cardboard boxes. But then a new boy, Shu, wants to join in too. Birt isn't sure that he wants Shu to join them. Eaten up with jealousy, he goes home and refuses to come out to play. Until Etho and Shu come to his house with the most marvellous cardboard contraption so far... A compelling story about accepting someone new, from the Benji Davies, the bestselling illustrator of The Storm Whale.

Wemberly Worried


Author: Kevin Henkes
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0688170277
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 32
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Wemberly worried about everything. Big things. Little things. And things in between. Then it was time for school to start.And Wemberly worried even more. If you ever worry (or know someone who does), this is the book for you.

Is a Worry Worrying You?


Author: Ferida Wolff,Harriet May Savitz
Publisher: Tanglewood Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 1933718471
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 32
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Adults think of childhood as a carefree time, but the truth is that children worry, and worry a lot, especially in our highly pressurized era. This book addresses children's worries with humor and imagination, as hilarious scenarios teach kids the use of perspective and the art of creative problem-solving.

Worries Go Away!


Author: Kes Gray
Publisher: Hodder Children's Books
ISBN: 9781444900170
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 32
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For every child who has worries - whether they are big or small. Illustrated by the winner of the Red House Children's Book Award 2013.

My Little Book of Worries

From Worrier to Warrior - Prayer: From Worrier to Warrior - Prayer
Author: Barbara Holmes,Jenny Holmes
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781523681075
Category:
Page: 64
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Why do we worry? Human nature! We know that when we take our worries to God, he will take care of them. Seems like an easy thing to do, but we get caught up in 'fixing' things ourselves and it's easy to become buried in our own burdens. This little journal can help remind you to pray about everything and even laugh at some of the things you worry about--after you discover the outcome and how silly your worry was on the silly scale. This journal can help you make a habit of turning your worry into prayer . . . making you a warrior, not a worrier.

'You'll Get Over It'

The Rage of Bereavement
Author: Virginia Ironside
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141928336
Category: Self-Help
Page: 224
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The death of a loved one is the most traumatic experience any of us face. No two people cope with it the same way: some cry while others remain dry-eyed; some discover growth through pain, others find arid wastes; some feel angry, others feel numb. Virginia Ironside deals with this complicated and sensitive issue with great frankness and insight, drawing on other's people's accounts as well as her own experiences.

What's worrying you?


Author: Molly Potter
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472949811
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 32
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New from Molly Potter, the best-selling author of How are you feeling today? We all have worries now and then, but sometimes worries can feel like they're getting bigger and bigger, like you can't control them any more. What do you do then? What's worrying you? is a book all about helping children understand their worries, and what to do when they feel overwhelmed by their thoughts and feelings. Each page takes the child step-by-step through different worry scenarios, such as falling out with a friend, getting in trouble at school, or feeling like no one is listening to them. It talks about how they might feel, what they might think, and what could help them to feel better. With fun and lively illustrations from Sarah Jennings, gentle guidance on developing emotional literacy, and simple advice for tackling problems they might face, What's worrying you? is the perfect book for helping children deal with those trickier feelings and gain confidence in the world around them.

What to Do When You Worry Too Much

A Kid's Guide to Overcoming Anxiety
Author: Dawn Huebner, Ph.D.
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781439599945
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 80
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"Teaches school-age children cognitive-behavioral techniques to reduce and overcome anxiety, fears, and worry, through writing and drawing activities and self-help exercises and strategies. Includes introduction for parents"--Provided by publisher.

How Are You Feeling Today Baby Bear?

Exploring Big Feelings After Living in a Stormy Home
Author: Jane Evans
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
ISBN: 0857007939
Category: Psychology
Page: 32
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Baby Bear lives in a home with the Big Bears, and loves to chase butterflies and make mud pies - they make Baby Bear's tummy fill with sunshine. Then, one night, Baby Bear hears a big storm downstairs in the house and in the morning, Baby Bear's tummy starts to feel grey and rainy. How will such a small bear cope with these big new feelings? This sensitive, charming storybook is written to help children who have lived with violence at home to begin to explore and name their feelings. Accompanied by notes for adults on how to use each page of the story to start conversations, it also features fun games and activities to help to understand and express difficult emotions. It will be a useful book for social workers, counsellors, domestic violence workers and all grown-ups working with children.

When My Worries Get Too Big!

A Relaxation Book for Children who Live with Anxiety
Author: Kari Dunn Buron
Publisher: AAPC Publishing
ISBN: 9781931282925
Category: Education
Page: 44
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Presents ways for young children with anxiety to recognize when they are losing control and constructive ways to deal with it.

The Runaway Wok

A Chinese New Year Tale
Author: Ying Chang Compestine
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101642696
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 32
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When a boy goes to the market to buy food and comes home with an old wok instead, his parents wonder what they'll eat for dinner. But then the wok rolls out of the poor family's house with a skippity-hoppity-ho! and returns from the rich man's home with a feast in tow! With spirited text and lively illustrations, this story reminds readers about the importance of generosity.

Willy and the Wobbly House

A Story for Children Who are Anxious or Obsessional
Author: Margot Sunderland
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1351372289
Category: Psychology
Page: 28
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This is a story for children who are anxious or obsessional. Willy is an anxious boy who experiences the world as a very unsafe, wobbly place where anything awful might happen at any time. Joe, the boy next door, is too ordered and tidy to be able to ever really enjoy life. Follow their adventures with the Puddle People who help them break out of their fixed patterns and find far richer ways of living in the world.

No! I Don't Want to Join a Book Club

Diary of a Sixtieth Year
Author: Virginia Ironside
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101213647
Category: Fiction
Page: 240
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Read Virginia Ironside's posts on the Penguin Blog. A screamingly funny and poignant story about embracing life beyond middle age Marie Sharp is heading toward sixty and is just fine with it. She’s already had plenty of excitement in her life: sex and drugs in the freewheeling sixties, career and children, marriage and divorce. Now she’s ready to settle into a quiet, blissfully boring routine. No Italian classes or gym memberships or bicycle trips across Europe, thank you very much! Marie just wants to put her feet up and “start doing old things.” She’s even sworn off men! But as it turns out, life still has some surprises in store, the biggest of which is a new grandson on the way. What’s more, Archie, her old childhood crush, suddenly reenters her life, and her closest friend falls seriously ill. Armed with a biting sense of humor, Marie wrestles with a life that refuses to follow her plans—and may still offer more possibilities than she realizes.

The Mapmakers' Race


Author: Eirlys Hunter
Publisher: Gecko Press
ISBN: 1776572459
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 242
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Five children find a route through the wilderness in this exciting mountain-race adventure for middle grade readers. Sal, Joe, Francie and Humphrey misplace their famous mapmaker mother as they begin the Great Race to map a rail route through an uncharted wilderness. Their father didn't return from his last expedition and now their money is gone. This race is their last chance. They have 28 days to find and map the best route. There'll be bears, bees, bats, river crossings, cliff falls, impossible weather—but worst of all, they're racing five teams of adults who do not play by the rules.