Big Bear Was Not the Same
Published: August 24, 2021
In Big Bear Was Not the Same, Joanna Rowland gently introduces young readers to the common feelings of fear, anxiety, and anger that can follow a traumatic event, and shows them how to have empathy and compassion for themselves and for loved ones experiencing the effects of trauma.
Age: 4-7 years
Buy the Book:
"In his picture book debut, Ledda presents digital illustrations of expressive characters, seamlessly reflecting the text’s shifting emotions through varying color schemes, perspectives, and typography. An accessible, age-appropriate primer that sheds light on trauma and PTSD. Back matter includes more information."
- Publishers Weekly, August 2021