Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic, all YPRL branches will be closed until it is safe to reopen. You can no longer return items to the library. All items currently on loan will be automatically extended until we are able to facilitate returns.
One of the most valuable skills we can learn in life is how to be resilient. To adapt to unexpected changes, bounce back from adversity and take care of ourselves through difficult times is a lifelong process that begins when we are first born, and lasts a lifetime.
I'm a firm believer that picture books have no age limit, and are valuable for readers both young and not so young! Below you'll find some of my favourite stories that promote emotional resilience and well-being, and illustrate that big feelings are a normal part of growing and adapting to the tough moments in life.