Stickley Makes a Mistake! A Frog's Guide To Trying Again by Brenda S. Miles

Stickley Makes a Mistake! A Frog's Guide To Trying Again

Written by Brenda S. Miles
Illustrated by Steve Mack


Stickley Makes a Mistake! A Frog's Guide To Trying Again by Brenda S. Miles

Stickley didn't like making mistakes. Oh no! he'd say, and he wouldn't try again. He wanted to be perfect.With help from his Grandpa, Stickley learns to hop up, try again, and say oh well when he makes a mistake. Nobody's perfect, and good things can happen- even when you make mistakes.Includes a Note to Parents, Caregivers, and Teachers with advice for helping childern develop a healthy attitude towards making mistakes. Ages 4-8.

About the Author

Brenda S. Miles, PhD, is a pediatric neuropsychologist who has worked in hospital, rehabilitation, and school settings. She is an author and coauthor of several books for childern, including Princess Penelopea Hates Peas: A tale of Picking Eating and avoiding catastropeas, Move Your Mood! and the first Stickley story, Stickley Sticks to It! A Frog's Guide to Getting Things Done. Fun fact: Stickley was inspired by a tiny tree frog Brenda met in her favourite writing spot, St Simons Island, Georgia. Steve Mack grew up a prairie boy on Canada's Great Plains and has drawn for as long as he can remember. His first lesson in art were taught to him by watching his grandfather do paint-by-numbers at the summer cottage. He has worked for greeting card companies and has illustarted several books. Steve lives in a beautiful valley in a turn-of-the-century farmhouse with his wife and two childern. Steve and his childern love catching frogs by the river close to their house. They haven't found any frogs with Bermuda shorts on yet...

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32 pages


Brenda S. Miles
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American Psychological Association

Publication date

30th August 2016



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