Pat Thomas - Overcoming Shyness: Leave Me Alone! - Hachette Children's Group

Overcoming Shyness: Leave Me Alone!

By Pat Thomas
Illustrated by Claire Keay

  • Paperback
  • £7.99

A beautifully illustrated and reassuring picture book that helps children feel more confident in social situations.

This wonderful picture book helps children who become worried in social situations to overcome their fear of new places and people. It encourages confidence whilst also reassuring introverted children that it is fine to spend time alone too. It explores ways your child can practice social interactions to help build confidence and explains to more confident children the importance of being kind and patient to their more introverted peers.

Part of a superb series of information books that give advice and promote interaction between children, parents, and teachers on a wide variety of personal, social and emotional issues. They make excellent tools for classroom discussions or parent and child discussion at home.

Biographical Notes

Pat Thomas is a trained psychotherapist, trainee Naturopath, journalist and mother. After working as a journalist and broadcaster in the USA, she now works in the field of women's health and child development and writes for publications such as The Guardian Company Magazine and Practical Parenting as well as contributing editor to Natural Parent Magazine. Her book 'MY Bees: My Family's Changing' was the winner of The English 4-11 Awards.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9780750289573
  • Publication date: 13 Aug 2015
  • Page count: 32
  • Imprint: Wayland
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