Help children understand the benefits of being responsible for their own feelings and behaviorsIllustrations make this book fun and engaging! Ages: 4-10Written by Beth Ann Marcozzi, illustrated by Jille Mandel. This book tells the delightful story of a Hippo who learns to depend on himself to face a variety of life’s challenges. When people tease him, he finds other friends who treat him better. When something is hard for him, he practices and practices. When he feels badly, he knows how to cheer himself up. When children hear or read this story, they will begin to understand how being responsible for one’s feelings and behaviors can make you into your own best friend. 45-pages, spiral-bound.This book is also part of the Bibliotherapy Starter Set.??