A Counting Book of Kindnesses
By Hollis Kurman
Illustrated by Barroux
A highly original 1 to 10 counting book that celebrates diversity and encourages empathy in very young children
Exploring themes of migration, refuge and acceptance, it gently follows a family’s journey to a new home. Along the way, kindness, generosity and sharing are the order of the day!
Endorsed by Amnesty International
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Nominated for the Kate Greenaway Medal 21
"At a time when we need kindness more than ever, this gorgeous book reminds us that the smallest gesture can make a difference to someone."
"A hopeful picture book about refugees and the kind gestures that give a journey to a new country a happy ending, told by counting to 10: '1 boat...2 hands lifting us to safety.'"
Nicolette Jones - Sunday Times
"A counting book with a difference...a warm celebration of generous welcomes and new beginnings."