A fun-filled, inspirational picture book that redefines what it means to be brave.
Young Wanda desperately wants to be brave like her big brother Zane, but it's not easy. When the Coaster of Doom opens at the local amusement park, Wanda is determined to show her bravery. With all eyes on her, Wanda must find the confidence to be her own kind of brave. That’s BRAVER THAN BRAVE! Mixing humor with themes of self-awareness and responsible decision-making, celebrated author Janet Sumner Johnson (Help Wanted, Must Love Books) demonstrates the importance of thinking for yourself, being confident in your own beliefs, and accepting differences in others. A must-have picture book for all kids, from anxious to outgoing and everything in between.
Braver Than Brave:
- Includes back matter with helpful tips to “Be Your Own Kind of Brave,” including how to speak in front of a class, exploring new activities, and more.
- Demonstrates important social-emotional learning (SEL) skills, such as self-awareness and self-management.
- Celebrates diversity of both body and mind.