December 5, 2022 by Kidliomag 0 Comments

DIFFERENT Us! by Dr K Renée

Different us!

The Odd Squad

This book features four friends Maliyah, Jacob, Sarah, and Samson who struggle to finish their final fifth-grade year at St. Mary’s Primary School without being the main focus of teasing and bullying. The mean kids at school refer to them as “the odd squad.” Since first grade, this group of friends have had the task of trying to learn to be comfortable in their own skin because, in many ways, they were different from their schoolmates.

April 5, 2022 by Kidliomag 0 Comments

Some Families by Kimi Hall

This candid look into the everyday lives of families around the world is a beautiful way to appreciate and understand the different family structures that have dominated our world today. Enjoy searching through this photo album for a family that you might recognize in your own lives.

February 16, 2022 by Kidliomag 0 Comments

Zee Zee the Zebra by Karen Winward

Zee Zee looks different to the other zebras. Her friends don’t let her join in with their games, and this makes Zee Zee feel sad.

But Zee Zee and her friends are about to learn that being different is ok because it’s what makes us all special.

This story helps children to understand from an early age that everyone is unique and that kindness is key to help everyone to feel accepted.

August 16, 2021 by Kidliomag 0 Comments

Beenz and Peace Find Their Happy Place by Courtney North

Beenz the alien is unique. With his cool hat, funky clothes, and one big front tooth, he’s the friendliest and funniest alien around. With his trusty dog, Peace, Beenz loves to explore his home planet of Saturn, where everyone seems a little bit the same and a little bit different. That is until one day, when people begin asking Beenz where he’s from. “You can’t be from Saturn. You’re too different.” Feeling unhappy, Beenz sets off on a quest to find his happy place – a place where he isn’t different, where he belongs. Join Beenz and Peace on this funky space adventure as they discover that often, what you’re looking for is much closer to home than you imagined!

January 7, 2021 by Kidliomag 0 Comments

What Do You See? By K.A. Garraway

What Do You See? is a story about a little boy Cassius discovering what it means to have brown skin.