Discover 365 ways to share happiness every day with writer Joanne Ruelos Diaz and illustrator Annelies Draws’s The Little Book of Joy—a wondrous book for children packed with fun facts, mindful activities, trivia, birthdays, and international days relating to each day of the year.
Discover a different way to find happiness every day of the year with this pocket-size book that celebrates the little things that bring great joy. Be inspired by famous people on their birthdays; learn how to spot and find flowers throughout each season; create your own gratitude jar; learn how to make pastries; make a gift for someone you love; discover the pleasure of letter writing; and find joy in a rainy day.
Packed with art activities, famous birthdays, inventions, international holidays, facts, and trivia about the world around us, each page offers a mindful prompt to encourage gratitude for things we have, every day.
About the Author
Joanne Ruelos Diaz is a mission-driven writer and editor dedicated to nurturing a love for reading and learning. In recent years she has specialized in preschool nonfiction and mindfulness educational resources for Scholastic. She lives and writes from her home in South Orange, New Jersey.
Annelies Draws is an illustrator based in the Netherlands whose charming poster-size prints have made her an Instagram star. She works with retailers such as Kellogg’s, Greenpeace, and L’Occitane.