ABC, Rise Up and Be!
An Empowering Alphabet for Changing the World
Annemarie Riley Guertin
Bushel & Peck Books
In a world where you can be anything, be . . .
Accepting: A rising leaf doesn't cause others to fall. Beauty comes from harmony.
Big-hearted: A big heart embraces life and all of its beauty and marvels.
Courageous: Courage is a whisper from the inside that says, "You can do this!"
In this empowering alphabet to inspire kids to become their best selves, readers will discover traits like humble, just, mindful, persistent, and twenty-two other character-building words with thought-provoking advice designed to empower and encourage. Each page includes an adorable illustration of kids with famous heroes who have exemplified each of these traits: kind like Mother Teresa, generous like Clara Barton, encouraging like Anne Frank, respectful like the Dalai Lama, and more!