It’s Ok to Feel the Way You Do has won the Australian Book Industry Awards 2018 Small Publisher’s Children’s book of the year.
Praise for It’s Ok to Feel the Way You Do
“One of the best books I have read about feelings and it opened up some wonderful conversations between myself and my son”
– Jnr Bookworms
It is an excellent resource for discussing emotions in a positive, helpful way with children aged five and up.”
– Books and Publishing Australia
It’s OK to Feel the Way You Do is a wonderful tool to help foster self-esteem in a child. Reading it is like receiving a warm, nurturing hug! You will be happy that you did.
– Writing WA
“What’s special about Langley’s book is that it uses humour and fun to deliver a serious message; keeping kids entertained through fabulous illustrations, while also providing practical, actionable tips.”
– Just Write For Kids.
“My daughter is very sensitive and is often overwhelmed by her feelings, leading to a lot of crying. I asked her what she thought of this book. She said, “I like how it talks about feelings and it is OK to feel like that. It made me feel happy.” I highly recommend this book for everyone–parents, children, schools, public libraries–anyone or anyplace that involves feelings!”
– Kid’s Book Review.
“Highly recommended. It is a beautifully illustrated picture book”
‘It’s OK to Feel the Way You Do’ is an excellent resource to not only help children understand their emotions, but to know that those feelings are OK!”
– Michelle Taylor BA(Hons) MPsych MAPS, Clinical Psychologist and Director, Blossomtree Psychology
“The bright, bold colours and cartoon-like illustrations will capture the young reader, the text that talks directly to them and the affirmation that feeling feelings is natural and OK will help to empower our young students and help them from feeling overwhelmed even confused.”
– Barbara Braxton, Teacher Librarian, M.Ed.(TL), M.App.Sci.(TL), M.I.S. (Children’s Services)