Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Children's Book Review: You Can Do It, Stinky Face!! (Lisa McCourt)

Board Book, 32 pages
Published March 29th 2016

Publisher: Scholastic
Author: Lisa McCourt

Stinky Face has a lot of questions, and his patient mama always knows how to reassure her little Stinky Face with the right answers!

This time, Stinky Face is struggling with confidence and having some doubts about his abilities. Luckily, Mama knows the magic words: "You can do it, Stinky Face!"
Readers will enjoy Stinky Face's wild adventures while being reassured that it's okay to feel afraid sometimes. But they have the strength to overcome it -- just like Stinky Face does. A perfect year-round Stinky Face story with a gentle nod to graduation and transitions!

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Lisa McCourt is a bestselling author and ghost-blogger specializing in the field of personal transformation. Her joyful passion for the power of words has propelled a diverse publishing career studded with industry awards, starred reviews, international honors, and mega-sales.
On the secret side of Lisa’s publishing path, she’s been the silent ghostwriter for many prominent thought-leaders, from New York Times bestselling authors to Emmy and Golden Globe-nominated Hollywood stars. Protected by ironclad confidentiality, her clients have appeared on Oprah, Good Morning America, Saturday Night Live, The Dr. Oz Show, The View, and The Nancy Grace Show.
Lisa has also penned over three dozen books in her own name (including the modern classic, I Love You, Stinky Face) that have together sold over seven million copies. Published by Hay House, Scholastic, HarperCollins, Penguin Random House, McGraw Hill, and Health Communications, her books have won publishing awards, been featured on Lifetime TV, Fox News, CNN, and PBS, garnered praise from over 200 reviewers, and been translated into 11 languages.
For over a decade, Lisa has shared her creativity secrets on stages around the world. A former popular CBS Radio host and a frequent speaker at both writing conferences and self-growth events, she brings her passion and unique blend of skill-sets to an eclectic career path that is ever mysteriously unfolding, just the way she likes it.

You Can Do It, Stinky Face! is the perfect childrens book for younger kids. The book is easy to hold with little fingers and is illustrated with bright vivid colors which help to keep the child's attention. It also encourages children to use their imagination when reading and love how the mom in the story is always encouraging the child to look at the good in every experience and shows the child how to be positive in every situation.

You Can Do It, Stinky Face really focuses on the special connection between a mother and her child and being a Mom myself...well this just made me smile.

You Can Do It, Stinky Face! is a precious children's book that reflects the beautiful love between a mother and her child and is perfect for young children and parents to encourage special moments during reading time. 

1 comment:

  1. I have seen this showcased at barnes and noble. Almost picked it up but got do your happy dance instead.

    i think I need to go back and get it.