Ninna dab buu ka baqaa, ninna dambaas buu ka baqaa.
One man fears fire; another man fears ashes.
This picture book is story, lesson, guide, and inspiration to all children, but especially to those dealing with trauma. This and future wisdom-rich African proverb stories are intended to expand the narrative of nonfiction inclusion in social emotional learning (SEL) curricula.
Coauthors: Ahmed Hassan & Wes Erwin Illustrator Meryl Treatner FORMAT: Hardcover - Printed in USA - 32 pages PUBLICATION: August 1, 2022
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Title: Fire & Ashes: A Boy and an African Proverb
Coauthors: Ahmed Hassan & Wes Erwin
Illustrator: Meryl Treatner
Publisher: The Little Fig®
Size (HxW): 8.5”X11”
Binding: Hardcover - dust jacket - Smyth sewn - Printed in USA
JNF053050 - social emotional JNF024130 – mindfulness / health JNF052030 - folklore / social science JNF069000 – diversity / multicultural
Subjects: Each picture book in this series is based on African proverbs and includes: *coping techniques for dealing with trauma woven throughout, *retelling of African proverbs to provide modern relevance *differentiating between rational and irrational emotions
*promoting positive mental strategies for biophysicalsocial development
Ages: 5-13 years of age
Price: Retail $18.99
Pub Date: August 1, 2022