Upon entering a bookstore, you’re met with piles and piles of children’s books.
Some entertain. Some engage. Some educate.
Every parent should know which books can help their children learn and grow through valuable story lessons.
Below are a few book suggestions that teach children values to live by:
Lion Who Has Never Given Up
The children’s book “Lion Who Has Never Given Up” — written by Eric Russell — teaches children how to become responsible individuals.
In this book, children are inculcated with very positive thinking through telling a story of perseverance and never giving up. Leo is lion who wants or dreams to have a big voice.
Although it was difficult for him to have a big voice in the beginning, still Leo did not give up and finally made his parents proud when he was able to realize his dreams. There are times though when Leo became impatient but because of his determination he surpassed the hard process of realizing his dreams.
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Happy to be Me!
Published by the Abbey Press, “Happy to Be Me” is a great book series about how to develop self-esteem in young kids.
It also helps children discover their own uniqueness, helps them build an agreeable self-image and prepares them for challenging circumstances in life.
Full of color illustrations and cute visual images, this book will surely develop every child’s capacity to see themselves as lovable and invaluable individuals. The story is easy to read and understand.
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How the Cow Jumped Over the Moon
One of the most famous books for 5-year-olds that help children develop their potentials is Sally Huss’ “How the Cow Jumped Over the Moon.” The story revolves around a young cow does not want to try something new.
The cow was able to overcome his fear of failure when he was challenged by a chicken. This book is an easy read and fun. It’s the perfect bedtime story for children.
Children will also enjoy the bright art of Sally Huss. The central message of the book is to teach children the importance of not being afraid to try something new.
There are many books for children nowadays but it always pays to select those that teach children good values and attitudes that will help children in developing their skills and good attitudes.
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