- Early Childhood (under 7 yrs old)
- Juvenile Fiction, Social Issues, Bullying
- Juvenile Fiction, Readers, Beginner
- Juvenile Fiction, Animals, Mythical
dragon character, books about bullying, self-conscious child, being different, building confidence, positivity for kids, making friends
My Dragon Doesn't Want to Wear Shoes
Freddy is a stubborn little dragon that refuses to wear his green shoes because his friends make fun of him. Every time someone asks him to wear it, he says, "No."
Follow Freddy's journey, from his lack of confidence to stand up for his choices, throughout the realization that all the colors are pretty and should be celebrated.
Ligia Carvalho is an aspiring children's book author that is keen to transform her ideas into great stories every day. Her first book, "Max Loves Cupcakes," was published in 2017, and it was the start of her writing career. In 2018, she was able to release her second book, "Grandma is a Star - a book about grief for kids."
Ligia Carvalho was born in Brazil, where she got her Bachelor's degree in Social Communication. She moved to Canada in 2009, where she continued her studies Business Writing. Mother of three young boys, she enjoys travelling and reading as much as she can.
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