Taking a Bath with the Dog and Other Things that Make Me Happy

Candlewick - Enlivened by his whimsical characters, Scott Menchin’s amusing story shows us that just doing what we love to do best can bring the biggest smiles of all. Candlewick Press MA. From celebrated illustrator Scott Menchin comes a wise and witty meditation on the true secret to happiness. I miss your smile today, Sweet Pea.

What would make you happy?"what do you do when it seems as if nothing will make you happy? For one little girl, a snazzy centipede shoes, from subjects including a quick little rabbit running around in a wheel, a balding gent counting rings on a tree, it’s a good time to take a survey, lots of shoes, and other sundry characters.

Mouse Was Mad

HMH Books for Young Readers - Hare hops. Bobcat screams. But when he finds the way that works for him--still and quiet--he discovers that his own way might be the best of all. Houghton Mifflin. Mouse? he just can't get it right. Linda urban's story about self-expression and managing anger is both sweet and sly, and Henry Cole's cast of animal friends is simply irresistible.

. Who knows the best way to be mad? Bear stomps.

Sometimes I'm Bombaloo Scholastic Bookshelf

Scholastic Paperbacks - When katie is this mad, she's just not herself. But a little time-out and a lot of love calm BOMBALOO down and help Katie feel like Katie again! Houghton Mifflin. Vail & heo deliver a wise, warm take on tantrums. Let the scholastic bookshelf be your guide through the whole range of your child's experiences--laugh with them, learn with them, read with them!Category: FeelingsSometimes, Katie loses her temper.

Sometimes she uses her feet and her fists instead of words. Sometimes, she's BOMBALOO. Being bombalOO is scary.

On Monday When It Rained

HMH Books for Young Readers - Houghton Mifflin. Whether he is proud or scared, lonely or excited, the boy’s face mirrors his emotion with the wonderful directness of childhood. In simple, straightforward text and marvelously expressive pictures, the author and photographer have captured the thoughts and feelings of one small boy. Hmh books for Young Readers.

The Girl Who Wouldn't Brush Her Hair

Schwartz & Wade - This hilarious, over-the-top story is perfect for any little girl who doesn't like to brush her hair. Soon after, and the girl's unruly mop is transformed into a marvelous mouse palace complete with secret passageways and a cheese cellar! But as the girl comes to find out, more mice move in, living with more than a hundred mice atop your head isn't always easy.

Hmh books for Young Readers. This tale will send kids the message that they must take care of their tresses. Booklist "there are parents who will weep with joy at the prospect of a book that may encourage little Susie or Sam to finally brush that mane. The bulletin  Houghton Mifflin. What happens when our heroine neglects her long tresses? Well, one day a mouse comes to live in a particularly tangled lock.

The Girl Who Wouldn't Brush Her Hair - Schwartz Wade Books.

I Have a Little Problem, Said the Bear

NorthSouth Books - The bear has a problem. NorthSouth. Hmh books for Young Readers. He asks everyone for help, but no one seems to have time to talk with him. What will it take to get  someone listen to him? Houghton Mifflin. Schwartz Wade Books.

Glad Monster, Sad Monster

LB Kids - Here's a fun, interactive way to explore the many different ways we feel!Caldecott Medal-winning author/artist Ed Emberley provides readers with an imaginatively crafted book that helps children identify and understand their emotions. Visit him at his Web site: www. Edemberley. Com. Schwartz Wade Books. Lb kids.

NorthSouth. Glad, sad, featuring a snazzy foil cover, mad - monsters have all kinds of different feelings! In this innovative die-cut book, silly, you'll try on funny masks as you walk through the wide range of moods all little monsters and kids! experience. Houghton Mifflin. Hmh books for Young Readers.

Grumpy Bird

Scholastic Press - NorthSouth. This winsome, refreshingly original story is sure to help kids and grown-ups giggle away theirs, too!Safe for all ages. Raccoon, beaver, and Fox join in, too. Too grumpy to eat or play. Looks like i'm walking today, " says Bird. He walks past Sheep, who offers to keep him company. Schwartz Wade Books.

Hmh books for Young Readers. Bird wakes up feeling grumpy. Scholastic Press. All the while, bird grows grumpier and grumpier! But before he knows it, a little exercise and companionship help Bird overcome his bad mood. Too grumpy even to fly. He walks past Rabbit, who also could use a walk. Houghton Mifflin. Lb kids.

The Jar of Happiness Child's Play Library

Child's Play International - She collects all the necessary ingredients in a jar, which she uses to cheer up her friends and family when they're feeling low. But what happens when her special jar mysteriously disappears? Will Meg feel sad forever more, or will she find other ways to be happy? Houghton Mifflin. Schwartz Wade Books. NorthSouth.

Hmh books for Young Readers. Scholastic Press. Lb kids. Is there a recipe for happiness? Meg certainly thinks so.

The Way I Feel

Parenting Press - Kids need words to name their feelings, just as they need words to name all things in their world. Your child will learn useful words, and you will have many chances to open conversations about what’s going on in her/his life. NorthSouth. Schwartz Wade Books. Lb kids. This book is ideal for children with autism.

The way i feel uses strong, colorful, and expressive images which go along with simple verses to help children connect the word and the emotion. Ages 2-8 Houghton Mifflin. Hmh books for Young Readers. Feelings are neither good nor bad, they simply are. Recommended by parents, teachers and mental health professionals, The Way I Feel is a valuable addition to anyone's library.

The Way I Feel - Parenting Press. Scholastic Press.

Big Al

Atheneum Books for Young Readers 9780689817229 - Atheneum Books for Young Readers. Scholastic Press. But because big al is large and scary-looking, the little fish are afraid to get to know him. Then one frightening day, when a fishing net captures the other fish, Big Al gets the chance to prove what a wonderful friend he can be! Houghton Mifflin. What can he do? he tries everything he can think of -- from disguising himself with seaweed to burrowing under the ocean floor so he'll look smaller.

But something always goes wrong, and lonely Big Al wonders if he'll ever have a single friend. Hmh books for Young Readers. Parenting Press. Poor big al! He just wants to make friends. Schwartz Wade Books. NorthSouth. Lb kids. And in the whole wide blue sea you can't find a nicer fish.