Children's BOOKS

Improving self-talk,
one book at a time.

SEL books and resources to help children UNLEARN learned helplessness, and BOOST their positive self-talk.


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I'm Laurie​
Children's Author Author Coach Mom of  three

As a parent and kindergarten teacher, I know finding the right words to help our kids can be a real challenge.
Especially lately…

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Parents & Caregivers

Books that help the children in your life handle life's difficult emotions and provide the tools for lifelong confidence.

Helping kids

Books that help kids speak more kindly to themselves.
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Books, lesson plans, songs and MORE to help you reinforce these important ideas.

Lesson Plans and Resources

Based on CASEL's five social emotional competencies.
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Laurie geeks out over ALL THINGS publishing and marketing, so that you don't have to!

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Parents & Caregivers
My books help the children in your life learn to handle difficult emotions and provide the tools for lifelong confidence.
Empowering Kids
Books designed to help adults show children how to say adios to low self-esteem, low self-worth, and negative self-talk.
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Each book is a quick, simple to read and use resource. Follow my lesson plans to re-program your preschool and kindergarten students’ brains.
Lesson Plans and Resources
Help improve your students’ social emotional competencies.
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I teach and consult with writers who want help to create and/or grow strong book businesses.
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Mindful Mantras Collection

The Mindful Mantras Collection

The books in this series are quick, simple to read, useful resources for parents and teachers. They provide common language for helping children self-regulate.

The Courage Chronicles Collection

A fantasy book series for ages 7-10. Interesting stories about transformation and magic, all while showing kids how they can also find their courage.

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