This has not swayed my opinion on this title. I purchased multiple copies to share the important message that everyone is special and unique regardless of physical characteristics.
A book that does a beautiful job sharing messages of a cceptance kindness and self love is being small isn t so bad after all by lori orlinsky.
Lori orlinsky being small. Lori is an amazing mother daughter grand daughter friend and a fabulous author. I purchased multiple copies to share the important message that everyone is special and unique regardless of physical characteristics. Lori orlinsky is a 5 1 on a good day with heels and big hair writer member of the society of children s book writers and illustrators marketing director and mom who lives in chicago.
Wise mom encourages her small daughter to look at the things she can do or the benefits of being small. I was granted a complimentary review copy of being small isn t so bad after all by the author lori orlinsky via rock star book tours in exchange for an honest review as part of my participation on the blog tour. Lori is an amazing mother daughter grand daughter friend and a fabulous author.
Being teased can have a long term impact on a kid as midwest native and indiana university grad lori orlinsky knows. She wishes this story was around when she was growing up. She said bullying behavior can start as early as the age of 3 with girls being more susceptible to teasing.
Being small by lori orlinsky has become a family favorite with all my little loves. Lori is the mother of two little ladies who are small but mighty. The rhyme is bouncy and playful and i love that the illustrations hint about the text so kids can make predictions.
The book being small isn t so bad after all sends out a very positive point about focusing on the positive side of things. 81 views march 30. According to lori 160 000 kids stay home from school each day to avoid being bullied.
She was inspired to tell this story after her own real life experiences raising two little ladies. Lori is certified by the cdc in bullying prevention and response training and is an ambassador for the national bullying prevention center. Being small by lori orlinsky has become a family favorite with all my little loves.
Thank you lori orlinsky and rock star book tours for the opportunity. Join academy award winning author lori orlinsky for a storytime and virtual author visit. This book is about a girl who is scared to go to school because she is the shortest in class.
The little girl tells her mother all of the negatives of being small. Do you remember hayley the inspiration behind being small she s now 7 years old and has a heart of gold which i believe is due to. She was bullied in her youth and was inspired to write a children s book when her daughter hayley was teased for being short.
Lori orlinsky is a multi award winning children s book author freelance writer and marketing director who lives in chicago.