A Little Bit of Courage, Book on Feelings and Self Esteem


The Ploofers are back and they’ve been practising something very special again. But one little Ploofer is too scared to go on this adventure. Can he find a little bit of courage?
This the delightful follow-up title to A Little Bit Different, Teach Primary Book Awards 2020 runner-up (early years category).

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In this follow-up to the beloved picture book A Little Bit Different, the Ploofers are back for a heart-warming exploration of fear and finding courage.
The Ploofers have just learnt a valuable lesson in celebrating differences and trying new things. They've been practising something very special again and this time it requires extra teamwork... But Little One is too scared to go on this new adventure. Will some kind and encouraging words from Toasty help him find a little bit of courage?
With simple, striking illustrations and a cutaway cover design that adds tactile interest, A Little Bit of Courage picks up right where A Little Bit Different left off. With a subtle yet powerful message on overcoming anxiety and finding the courage to live life to its fullest, this book will resonate with children and adults alike.
►Authors: Claire Alexander
►Reading Age: 3 Years and Older
►Details: Paperback | 32 pages | 25.0 x 25.0 cm
About the Authors: Claire Alexander is an award-winning picture book author and illustrator based in London. She is the illustrator of Humperdink Our Elephant Friend and The Snowbear and the author-illustrator of A Little Bit Different, Back to Front and Upside Down, That's When I Knew, Millie Shares, and Monkey and the Little One. Claire earned a BA in painting from the Kent Institute of Art and Design and studied children's illustration at Putney School of Art and Design. Claire teaches her own course on writing and illustrating picture books in local libraries, bookshops, and at the House of Illustration in London. She regularly visits schools and enjoys drawing for children.


Clare Alexander