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The Jelly Donut Difference
The Jelly Donut Difference

The Jelly Donut Difference

Sharing Kindness with the World

5-7

JUVENILE FICTION

32 Pages, 9 x 9

Formats: Paperback Picture Book, Hardcover Picture Book, PDF

Hardcover Picture Book, $15.95 (US $15.95) (CA $20.95)

Publication Date: September 2020

ISBN 9781733035972

Rights: WOR

Cardinal Rule Press (Sep 2020)

Price: $15.95
 
 

Overview

Find out if Leah and Dexter will ever learn to get along!

Leah and Dexter are brother and sister but they don't always get along. Will Leah and Dexter learn to put their differences aside and join forces for good? Could small, random acts of kindness in the community really make a big impact for all ages?Find out how the ooey, gooey jelly donuts in this story become a delicious testament to the power of kindness, caring and generosity. Great book with a GREAT LESSON! #&9733;#&9733;#&9733;#&9733;#&9733; "Our 2nd grade class loved this book because it taught us a good lesson about being kind. The story was realistic and we thought of ideas of how we could be kind to others. The book taught us about sharing and caring. We recommend this book for all kids to read." – Verified Amazon Review The best book for teaching kindness and empathy. The Jelly Donut Difference by award-winning author Maria Dismondy also carries message of sibling rivalry, the power of community and inclusion. This book comes with a free Reader's Companion, complete with discussion questions, lesson plans and activities for children to go beyond the book. Download your copy direct from the publisher website.

Reviews

"This earnest story of being a good sibling, neighbor, and friend may inspire readers to find ways to be generous in their own lives." —Publisher's Weekly

Author Biography

Maria Dismondy has been writing children's books for almost a decade. Before that, she was a teacher in the public schools in Michigan. Holding a Masters degree in curriculum and research, Maria knows what type of children's literature is needed in the classroom and home. Maria writes books that empower children with their timeless messages. Maria resides in Southeast Michigan with her husband Dave and three book loving children. Maria Dismondy has been writing children's books for almost a decade. Before that, she was a teacher in Michigan's public schools. Holding a Masters degree in curriculum and research, Maria knows what type of children's literature is needed in the classroom and at home. Maria resides in Southeast Michigan with her husband Dave and three book-loving children. P.S. Brooks is a YA writer and children's illustrator based in Yorkshire, UK. He is a graduate in Fine Art and works primarily in Photoshop using scanned textures such as pastels, paints and other media. He has worked in video games and enjoys connecting with other writers and illustrators online. When not illustrating or writing, he likes to watch fantasy and sci-fi movies and shows, and also plays with his Sheltie guinea pigs Little Jupiter and Big Jupiter. Maria Dismondy has been writing children's books for almost a decade. Before that, she was a teacher in the public schools in Michigan. Holding a Masters degree in curriculum and research, Maria knows what type of children's literature is needed in the classroom and home. Maria writes books that empower children with their timeless messages. Maria resides in Southeast Michigan with her husband Dave and three book loving children.