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Be Brave Little Penguin
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2+
Release Date
December 26, 2017
ISBN
978-1338150391
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Little Penguin Pip-Pip would love to join in with all his friends swimming in the sea, but there's just one problem . . . he's scared of water. Can Pip-Pip overcome his fears and finally take the plunge? This irresistible story shows that sometimes all it takes is a little bit of encouragement -- and a whole lot of heart -- to finally make that leap and be BRAVE!

Be Brave, Little Penguin is the eagerly awaited new picture book from the creators of the bestselling Giraffes Can't Dance. Written in true Giles Andreae style, this feel-good rhyming story portrays a positive message of confidence and self-esteem. Illustrations filled with humor and warmth by Guy Parker-Rees will help make this touching tale a family favorite.

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The Power of Overcoming Your Fear
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BE BRAVE LITTLE PENGUIN tells the story of Pip-Pip who is the smallest penguin in the group and is afraid of the water. While everyone else is swimming, Pip-Pip stands on the edge too scared to join in on the fun. What if he can't swim? What if a monster smells him?

Pip-Pip's mom encourages him to dive in that it isn't as scary as he believes. Finally, his mom's words give him the strength to take the leap into the water. He discovers how fun swimming is and all of the things he can do in the water. He realizes there really wasn't anything to worry about.


Final Verdict: BE BRAVE LITTLE PENGUIN is a story about overcoming your fears to discover something wonderful and almost magical. I would recommend this to children who have trouble with fear or who need a little encouragement. Pip-Pip is both inspiring and cute.
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