Guilt is a complicated Emotion, that is used to cover or numb an emotion that we don’t believe we have a right to. This story is a great way to start working with your children to look at what’s hidden behind their guilt.
Tom Doesn’t know why he seems to be failing at everything, he takes himself off for a walk and enters the Enchanted world of Mrs. Murgatroyd, where through his drawings he goes back to see his younger self and finds out what it is that he has been feeling so guilty about that it has gotten in the way of his happiness and success, he talks his younger self through his issues and together they heal and reclaim his energy.
Illustrated with warmth and sensitivity, Red Poppies for a Little Bird encourages children to face their problems and explore their feelings in order to resolve them.
- Full-color hardcover picture book
- All the Books in the Mrs. Murgatroyd Series are taken from case studies of a real child’s story of learning to deal with, understand, and befriend their emotions. After reading the story together you and your child can discuss your own emotions using the book as a starting point.