12 books that teach positive behavior

18 Jun

It’s summer vacation and it’s a great time to be reading with your kids – especially on those rainy days when “boredom” strikes. Here’s a list of our current favorite books that teach pro-social behavior. Look for them at your local library for free or check out the links for purchasing online.

The Okay Book

The Okay Book by Todd Parr

The Peace Book by Todd Parr

Do Unto Otters

Do Unto Otters by Laurie Keller

Because of You

Because of You by B.G. Hennessy

The Empty Pot by Demi

Old Turtle

Old Turtle by Douglas Wood

The Boy Who Cried Wolf

The Boy Who Cried Wolf Retold by Mairi Mackinnon

Please is a Good Word to Say by Barbara Joosse

The Lonely Moose

The Lonely Moose by John Segal

Zen Shorts

Zen Shorts by Jon Muth

The Three Questions The Three Questions by Tolstoy

The Golden Rule

The Golden Rule by Ilene Cooper

Happy reading!


Posted by on June 18, 2008 in Book Reviews, Parenting tips


6 responses to “12 books that teach positive behavior

  1. Irish Mom

    June 18, 2008 at 9:37 pm

    Hi!! I just accepted your invite over at Posh mamas. Cool books, I’ll have to add these to our summer reading list!!

  2. Stephanie

    June 21, 2008 at 9:21 pm

    I love books that “teach.” Thanks for sharing these – I’ll definitely look them up.

  3. psychmamma

    June 28, 2008 at 7:19 pm

    Happy reading! I hope you love them as much as we do.

  4. Gina

    January 24, 2013 at 6:14 pm

    LOVE these stories – thanks! Am looking for stories for my 8 year old daughter – any suggestions?

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