Cranky Right Now

Category: Book
By (author): Berry, Julie
Illustrated By: Hatam, Holly
Subject:  JUVENILE FICTION / Canadian
  YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Health & Daily Living / General
  YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Social Themes / Emotions & Feelings
  YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Social Themes / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
Audience: general/trade
Publisher: Sounds True
Published: May 2021
Format: Book-hardcover
Pages: 32
Size: 11.00in x 8.25in
Our Price:
$ 23.50
Availability:
In stock

Additional Notes

From The Publisher*

Sometimes we're all cranky, and that's okay! Cranky Right Now shows kids how to deal with those cranky days.

Cranky Right Now brings a much-needed message to kids: sometimes we're all cranky. Maybe we're tired, we're hungry, or we're just feeling grumpy. Dealing with emotions can be hard. Cranky Right Now is a fun and funny ride through the ups and downs of being cranky, helping kids process difficult feelings, frustrating relationships, and things that just make them mad.

Award-winning author Julie Berry talks about reasons kids can feel cranky and how to recognize those feelings and acknowledge them. She then gives simple practices for moving through crankiness. She shows that it's okay to be in a bad mood sometimes-just not to take it out on others-and that cranky days will eventually give way to happy ones.

A companion volume to Happy Right Now, with Holly Hatam's bright and playful illustrations, Cranky Right Now helps you embrace, understand, and move through cranky in a whole new way.

From The Publisher*Cranky Right Now is a full-color, illustrated picture book for ages 4 to 8 that says sometimes we all feel cranky, and that's okay. In a fun and playful tone, the book offers ways to process and move through feelings of crankiness to a kinder, happier place.
Biographical Note

Julie Berry has written many books for children, including The Scandalous Sisterhood of Prickwillow Place and The Emperor's Ostrich. Her novel Lovely War was a New York Times bestseller, and The Passion of Dolssa was a Printz Honor book. Julie is happiest when her family piles onto the couch to watch classic movies together, her piano playing doesn't sound too terrible, and she manages to get to yoga class. She lives in Southern California. Learn more at julieberrybooks.com.

Holly Hatam is a picture book maker, greeting card designer, textile engineer, and the illustrator of the #1 New York Times bestselling Dear Girl and Dear Boy. Holly is happiest when she's snuggling up with her husband and son, hugging trees, and escaping into piles and piles of books. She lives in Whitby, Ontario. Learn more at hollyhatam.com.