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MIND YOURSELF READING GUIDE

 

The ‘Mind Yourself’ reading guide contains reviews and recommendations of over 400 books for children and young people from birth to age eighteen and is designed as a ‘first-aid kit’ for worries, sadness, loneliness, anxiety and any number of feelings that a young person may want to explore during these anxious times of COVID 19!

The guide contains mental health and wellbeing information from Jigsaw and ISPCC Childline, including tips and coping strategies for young people and advice for adults on supporting children to build resilience.

The guide is available free of charge at your local library


Download a copy of the MIND YOURSELF READING GUIDE

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BOOKS MAKE THINGS BETTER

 

An exciting campaign with the Arts Council of Ireland to give visibility to authors and illustrators.

2020 has been an extraordinarily difficult year for the Irish literature sector and in response Children’s Books Ireland – supported by the Arts Council launched the Books Make Things Better reading campaign in September 2020. The campaign supports and promotes the Irish children’s literature sector through the publication of the Books Make Things Better reading guide – a 32-page publication that highlights children’s books published in 2020 by Irish authors, illustrators, and publishers, with original cover artwork by Oliver Jeffers.

 

Download a copy of the BOOKS MAKE THINGS BETTER GUIDE

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An exciting campaign with the Arts Council of Ireland to give visibility to authors and illustrators