The Wolf is Not Invited by Avril McDonald

The Wolf is Not Invited

Written by Avril McDonald
Illustrated by Tatiana Minina
Part of the Feel Brave series Series


The Wolf is Not Invited by Avril McDonald

Part of The five Feel Brave series of books which help children deal with: confidence issues; change, loss and grief; managing anxiety and fears; and bullying. Wolfgang is left heartbroken when his best friend Catreen runs off without him to play with Clarissa. Spider shows Wolfgang how to make his own fun and in doing so, he realises that there are many great friends just waiting to be met. Suitable for children aged 4-7 years.

About the Author

Avril McDonald has a Diploma of Education from Wellington College of Education, New Zealand, where she trained as a primary school teacher majoring in music and dance. She has had a varied career in digital entertainment. She launched Feel Brave to help teachers and parents find solutions to help children learn to deal with their emotions and to reach their potential. Illustrated by Tatiana Minina who is a Massachusetts based visual artist and illustrator. She studied art in Vladikavkaz, Russia. Her full-time artistic career started in 2010 after she relocated to the United States. Tatiana works in watercolour, acrylic, oil, ink, pencil and digital media. She specialises in illustrating children's books.

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32 pages


Avril McDonald
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Crown House Publishing

Publication date

28th April 2016



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