The Baltimore Times

The Baltimore Times

Once it again it’s time to pick our books of the month! This week, Indie Soul offers one for children and one for poetry lovers.

Author Murielle Bourdon’s book, "Sami the Magic Bear: No to Bullying!"

Author Murielle Bourdon’s book, “Sami the Magic Bear: No to Bullying!”

The children’s book “Sami the Magic Bear: No to Bullying!” adds to the many discussions about the subject of bullying. This book deals with bullying in elementary school-aged children. With more and more parents choosing to allow younger children to have access to cell phones and social media, children are more exposed than ever to being bullied. The illustrations in the book demonstrate the emotions, conversations and actions of young children who are being bullied. Author Murielle Bourdon brilliantly paints a picture of how bullying takes place and a child’s fears. It encourages children to tell an adult what’s going on. The book offers a good way to start a conversation with your child about bullying. For more information about “Sami the Magic Bear: No to Bullying!” visit: www.collectionsami.com.