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A Pebble for Your Pocket Paperback – April 9, 2006
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Children / Buddhism
A Pebble for Your Pocket is a gem from a true spiritual master.”
Parenting with Spirit magazine
Using colorful stories and vivid metaphors, Thich Nhat Hanh presents the basic teachings of mindfulness in a way that can be easily understood by young people. Young readers will learn about handling anger, living in the present moment, and interbeing”the interconnectedness of all things. This revised edition contains teachings and stories that the whole family can enjoy, as well as practices such as transforming anger in the family, instructions on how to invite the bell, breathing and sitting meditation, and finding the Buddha inside every one of us.
THICH NHAT HANH is a Vietnamese Buddhist monk whose lifelong efforts to generate peace and reconciliation moved Martin Luther King, Jr. to nominate him for the Nobel Peace Prize in 1967. He lives in southwest France and travels regularly, leading retreats on the art of mindful living. He is the author of Being Peace, The Miracle of Mindfulness, and many books for children.
About the Author
Philippe Ames was born in Berkeley, California. He works in the field of illustration and animation for companies of international reputations such as Colossal Pictures, Curious Pictures, and Wildbrain. He also teaches art to children. His illustrations have appeared in magazines, newspapers, greeting cards, and book covers including two previous Parallax Press children’s books. He lives near Lausanne, Switzerland.
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My kids like the stories, although they aren't exactly written well for reading aloud.Published 7 days ago by Audrey Williams
I was impressed. I received my order within a few days. Product was in brand-new condition and looked just like the photo.Published 4 months ago by Emmy
Great book with wonderful stories to share with your children.Published 13 months ago by Cristi Green
This book has touched me deeply and given me wonderful insights on seeing life from new vantage points. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Kristina Beck
This is a fantastic book to teach your kids about mindfulness, giving, calmness and more. I highly recommend this book to share with your children. Read morePublished 15 months ago by Avidbookdealer