Feelings


Anger


Books to help your child understand the feeling of anger and how to manage it.

CALL # AUTHOR TITLE DATE
JE ROBBE Robberecht, Theirry Angry Dragon
A young boy is sometimes so angry that he becomes a dragon, turning red, spitting out angry words, and destroying everything in his path, but later he turns back into a boy and can feel his parents' love again.
2004
J152.47 MILLE Miller, Connie Colwell Angry Is...
"Photographs and short rhyming verses describe how it feels to be angry"--Provided by publisher.
2012
J152.47 JOHNS Johnson, Julie Being Angry
Five young people discuss what makes them angry and the experiences they have while feeling anger.
1999
J152.47 MEINE Meiners, Cheri J. Cool Down and Work Through Anger
Everyone gets angry, so it’s never too early for children to learn to recognize feelings of anger, express them, and build skills for coping with anger in helpful, appropriate ways.
2010
JE LACHN Lachner, Dorothea Danny the Angry Lion
Danny turns into a prowling lion with a big appetite when he doesn't get the sausages and raspberry juice he wanted for lunch.
2000
J152.4 JOHNS Johnston, Marianne Dealing with Anger
A discussion of anger, including suggestions for ways to deal with it directly, channel it to something productive, and avoid its destructiveness.
1996
J BOARDBK VERDI Verdick, Elizabeth Feet Are Not for Kicking
In simple words and charming full-color illustrations, this book helps little ones learn to use their feet for fun, not in anger or frustration. It also includes tips for parents and caregivers on how to help toddlers be sweet with their feet.
2004
JE ELLIO Elliott, David Finn Throws a Fit!
A cranky toddler has an enormous tantrum.
2009
JE PALAT Palatini, Margie Goldie Is Mad
A little girl is very upset when her baby brother drools on her doll, but during a time-out, she thinks of some of the things she likes about her brother.
2001
JE TANKA Tankard, Jeremy Grumpy Bird
Feeling too grumpy to fly, Bird begins to walk and finds that his mood changes as other animals join him.
2007
J BOARDBK AGASS Agassi, Martine Hands Are Not for Hitting
Demonstrates that "hands are not for hitting" by suggesting many positive uses for them, such as saying hello, playing, creating, and helping.
2006
JE LANGR Langreuter, Jutta Little Bear and the Big Fight
When his best friend Brandon will not share the clay at school one day, Little Bear gets so mad that he bites him, and even though he is sorry, Little Bear wonders if he and Brandon will ever be friends again.
1998
JE SAKAI Sakai, Komako Mad at Mommy
A little rabbit is very angry at his mother, and he tells her the reasons why.
2010
JE URBAN Urban, Linda Mouse Was Mad
Mouse struggles to find the right way to express his anger, modeling the behavior of Hare, Bear, Hedgehog, and Bobcat, only to discover that his own way may be the best way of all.
2009
JE JUDE Jude, Tracey Mr. Topaz Takes a Walk
Mr. Topaz, the cat with class, went for a walk when his friend, Miss Tinky made him really mad! Go with him on his journey of self-discovery and relationship repair using the self-guided rhythm provided.
2005
JE VAIL Vail, Rachel Sometimes I'm Bombaloo
When Katie Honors feels angry and out of control, her mother helps her to be herself again.
2002
JE CAMPB Campbell, Bebe Moore Sometimes My Mommy Gets Angry
A little girl copes with her mother's mental illness, with the help of her grandmother and friends.
2003
JE VANLE Van Leeuwen, Jean Sorry
Two brothers who cannot apologize to each other extend their feud down through their children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren.
2001
JE HARRI Harris, Robie The Day Leo Said "I Hate You!"
Leo, upset that he has been hearing the word "no" all day, lets three words slip out that he wishes he could take back.
2008
JE SPELM Spelman, Cornelia When I Feel Angry
A little rabbit describes what makes her angry and the different ways she can control her anger.
2000
J152.47 Aaron, Jane When I'm Angry
Explains anger as a normal part of life and discusses how to deal with it. Includes a parents' guide in a question-and-answer format with examples and suggestions.
1998
JE KURTZ Kurtzman-Counter, Samantha When Miles Got Mad
Miles learns how to deal with his anger when little brother Max breaks his toy airplane.
2013
JE BANG Bang, Molly When Sophie Gets Angry
A young girl is upset and doesn't know how to manage her anger but takes the time to cool off and regain her composure.
1999
JE BRING Bringsvaerd, Tor Age When Two Are Angry at Each Other
"Hi! My name is Riley. This book is about a time when I was angry" - Cover
2008
J BOARDBK VERDI Verdick, Elizabeth Words Are Not for Hurting
Encourages toddlers and preschoolers to express themselves using helpful, not hurtful, words. Includes a note for parents and caregivers.
2004

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