Perseverance is a necessary life skill that every child should understand. But teach your children this valuable skill is not always so easy. How can parents start the conversation about the value of taking risks and never giving up in order to achieve their goals now, and to set them up for future success?
Enter Oogie the Bear, the star of the #1 Amazon Bestseller in the children’s book category, Oogie the Bear’s Rainy Day Adventure. Written by award-winning author Michael Weinberger, and featuring colorful artwork by commercial illustrator and fine artist Steve Bonham, this unique story teaches children and their adult reading companions the value and rewards of perseverance. It tells the story of Oogie, a little bear who, despite all the obstacles set in front of him, don’t give up on achieving his goals. One day, Oogie runs out of crackers — one-half of his favorite daily snack, peanut butter and crackers — and sets out on a problem-solving, rainy day adventure! Will he give up before he gets his paws on the crackers necessary to fulfill his craving?
Providing silly fun both parents and children will find pleasure in reading together, Oogie the Bear’s Rainy Day Adventure is the perfect way to start talking about perseverance.
Oogie the Bear’s Rainy Day Adventure is available now on Amazon.