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Penelope perfect : a tale of perfectionism gone wild

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""I'd never been late for anything. I just knew this would be a bad day." When Penelope oversleeps, her daily routine gets thrown for a loop. From wearing mismatched socks to receiving her first-ever "B," will "Penelope Perfect" survive this imperfect day? This encouraging story told in cheerful rhyme will speak to kids who deal with perfectionism or other forms of anxiety. The book concludes with tips and information to help parents, teachers, counselors, and other adults foster dialogue with children about overcoming perfectionism and coping when things don't go according to plan"--
"A young girl who always tries to be perfect learns to just be herself. This rhyming picture book speaks to kids who live with perfectionism and other forms of anxiety. Includes tips and information to help parents, teachers, counselors, and other adults talk to children about overcoming perfectionism"--

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Shelving Location
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Geneva Public Library J ANDERSON (Text)
Ground Floor Children's Picture Books
52118300902084
Checked out
11/22/2019
Wood Library Association - Canandaigua J PIC A (Text)
Children's Picture Books
31846002708575
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781631980190 (hardback)
  • ISBN: 163198019X (hardback)
  • ISBN: 9781631980473 (softcover)
  • ISBN: 1631980475 (softcover)
  • Physical Description: iv, 44 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm.
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : Free Spirit Publishing, [2015]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 44).
Summary, etc.:
""I'd never been late for anything. I just knew this would be a bad day." When Penelope oversleeps, her daily routine gets thrown for a loop. From wearing mismatched socks to receiving her first-ever "B," will "Penelope Perfect" survive this imperfect day? This encouraging story told in cheerful rhyme will speak to kids who deal with perfectionism or other forms of anxiety. The book concludes with tips and information to help parents, teachers, counselors, and other adults foster dialogue with children about overcoming perfectionism and coping when things don't go according to plan"-- Provided by publisher.
"A young girl who always tries to be perfect learns to just be herself. This rhyming picture book speaks to kids who live with perfectionism and other forms of anxiety. Includes tips and information to help parents, teachers, counselors, and other adults talk to children about overcoming perfectionism"-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 5-9.
Reading level: Grade 2.
Subject: Perfectionism (Personality trait) > Juvenile literature.
JUVENILE FICTION / Social Issues / Emotions & Feelings.
JUVENILE FICTION / Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance.
Perfectionism (Personality trait) > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Juvenile works.


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