"...a beautiful book with a beautiful message...the book shows young children how easy it is to be kind through small acts and in simple ways..."R.J. Palacio, author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Wonder
Being kind means...
Smiling at the new student in class.
Giving someone a compliment.
Celebrating the differences in others.
When the girl in the red hat finds the courage to be kind to the new student in class, her kindness spreads. Kind act by kind act, her whole community experiences the magical shift that happens when everyone understandsand acts onwhat it means to be kind.
More Awards for What Does It Mean to Be Kind?
• 2015 Moonbeam Gold Medalist
About the Author
As a corporate and securities attorney, tech-sector investment banker, investor, and advisory board member, Rana has catalyzed the financial, operational, and cultural growth of organizations for almost three decades. As an award-winning author and children's media entrepreneur, she has sparked meaningful conversations between children and their caring adults and is focused on fostering kindness in the next generation by helping creatives who make this possible realize the full potential of their work through her company, Creative Mint, Inc. She lives in San Francisco, CA with her three children. Follow Rana on Twitter @ranadiorio and on Instagram @ranedear.
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