Change happens all the time. Sometimes change is good; no one wants a completely static life. But this year of 2020 has taken the meaning of change to new heights. While people around the globe are scrambling to adjust and readjust, children are every bit as much a part of that crazy dance.
The books reviewed today help put change into a sharper focus. Such books help kids understand that they are not the only ones experiencing the difficulties that change can require. Ask your local librarian and favorite bookseller for additional suggestions and help kids adapt by reading about others who have done the same.
Books to borrow
The following book is available at many public libraries.
“The Arrival” by Shaun Tan, Arthur A. Levine, 130 pages
Read yourself: age 7 – adult.
An extraordinary wordless picture book, “The Arrival” tells the tale of a man who must journey from his war-torn town to a distant land to find work and save enough money to send for…