When We Are Kind by Monique Gray Smith and Nicole Neidhart
Another wonderful book from Monique Gray Smith, (My Heart Fills With Happiness) this title takes us through the simple ways that we can find kindness each day, in attainable and relatable ways.
"When We Are Kind celebrates simple acts of everyday kindness and encourages children to explore how they feel when they initiate and receive acts of kindness in their lives. Celebrated author Monique Gray Smith has written many books on the topics of resilience and reconciliation and communicates an important message through carefully chosen words for readers of all ages. Beautifully illustrated by artist Nicole Neidhardt, this book encourages children to be kind to others and to themselves". - Orca Books
Nicole Neidhardt is Diné (Navajo) on her motherÆs side and a blend of European ancestry on her father's side and is from Santa Fe, New Mexico. She has a Bachelor of Fine Art. Nicole's Diné identity is the heart of her practice, which encompasses mylar stencilling, painting and creating digital art and large-scale murals. She lives in Victoria, British Columbia.