5 Books to Promote Good Behavior
Llama Llama Mad at Mama
By Anna Dewdney
A patient mother llama shows her cranky son that cooperation can make even a boring trip to Shop-O-Rama fun.
Five Nice Mice
By Chisato Tashiro
After being shut out of a frogs-only concert, the mice decide to put on a show of their own -- and end up making beautiful music with everyone (including the frogs).
Duck & Goose
By Tad Hills
The title characters have a big fight over a giant egg. When it turns out to be a ball, they learn to play with it together.
By Jeremy Tankard
Bird is having a bad day until a parade of animal pals follows him around and helps turn his frown upside down.
The Tale of Pip & Squeak
By Kate Duke
Two mouse brothers with nothing in common work together to throw the best party ever.
Originally published in the March 2009 issue of Parents magazine.