Marleigh is Mindful
A Kids How-To Guide
“A brilliant book… An indispensable toolkit for every classroom and home.”
– Jeff Warren, Author and Meditation Teacher
Marleigh is Mindful is a wonderful book…for children learning to cope with emotions.
— Sharon Salzberg, author of Lovingkindness and Real Change
Marleigh is Mindful is a fun guide for kids about how to use mindfulness to take care of big emotions. Through familiar scenarios, Marleigh and her friends share the mindfulness practices that help them… READ MORE
El Cerebro de Rosita
Learning about our brains and big emotions
Rosie has made plans with her friend, but she has forgotten that she has a piano lesson. She doesn’t want to go! Join Rosie as she learns what happens in her brain when she gets angry, and how she can use mindfulness to calm down and find a peaceful way to solve her problem. In this engaging and relatable story, children find out how their amygdala, hippocampus and prefrontal cortex work and learn about a tool they can use to manage big emotions… READ MORE
Sergio Sees the Good
How gratitude can balance our brain’s negativity bias
“I adore this book!”
–Dr. Elizabeth Hoffman, Neuroscientist
Sergio Sees the Good is a funny and helpful story about our brain’s negativity bias and the power of gratitude to rebalance the way we think about our lives. We can’t make the bad things go away, but we can focus more on the small good things.
Written by Linda Ryden and illustrated by Shearry Malone, Sergio Sees the Good is published by Tilbury House Publishers.
Tyaja Uses the Think Test
“A great resource for social-emotional learning”.
– Kirkus Reviews
Tyaja uses the THiNK Test teaches kids about the need to think before we speak. The engaging characters in this story ask: Is what you are about to say True, Helpful, Necessary and Kind? Tyaja and her friends can help you figure it out.
Written by Linda Ryden and illustrated by Shearry Malone, Sergio Sees the Good is published by Tilbury House Publishers. Children’s Book Council Hot Pick for August 2019!
Henry is Kind
Compassion and Kindness
“Henry is Kind, Linda Ryden’s Book about heartfulness practice, is bright, fun and engaging….”
– Sharon Salzburg, author of Real Happiness and Real Love
Henry’s is Kind introduces students to the mindfulness practice of Heartfulness, a way to share kind thoughts with ourselves and others. In this lovely story Henry’s friends help him realize his own capacity to be kind.
Written by Linda Ryden and illustrated by Shearry Malone, Henry is Kind is published by Tilbury House Publishers.