A Thousand No's: A growth mindset story of grit, resilience, and creativity (Hardcover)

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A Thousand No's: A growth mindset story of grit, resilience, and creativity By DJ Corchin, Dan Dougherty (Illustrator) Cover Image
By DJ Corchin, Dan Dougherty (Illustrator)
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This empowering picture book teaches readers that even great ideas sometimes get a NO—but that NO can actually help great ideas become the best ideas! An affirming graduation gift for your loved ones!

There was a little girl who had a great idea. She had the most amazing, superb, best idea ever!

NO? Wait, what do you mean NO? NO again?

What is she supposed to do with all these NO's?

NO after NO after NO come the little girl's way, twisting and squishing her idea. But by persevering, collaborating and using a little imagination, all those NO's become the building blocks for the biggest YES ever!

A Thousand NO's is a story about perseverance and innovation. It shows what amazing things can happen if we work with others and don't give up, and teaches kids not to let expectations of how things should be get in the way of what could be.

Perfect for anyone looking for:

  • preschool graduation gifts
  • kindergarten graduation gifts
  • books about perseverance
  • children's books explaining how 'no' isn't always a bad thing

About the Author

DJ Corchin is an award-winning children’s book author and illustrator. He uses his unique humor and wit to focus on socially conscious messages involving kindness, communication, and emotional awareness. He currently lives and works in Chicago, IL.

Dan Dougherty is the writer and illustrator behind several comics and children’s books. When he isn’t making comics, Dan teaches how to make them at the International School of Comics in Chicago.

Praise For…

"Corchin and Doughtery combine talents in this metaphorical tale of creativity, resilience, and growth mindset...Grit and imagination combine to turn "No" into a definite "Yes." — Kirkus Reviews

"An inspiring tale about the path to success... A Thousand No’s shows that everyone needs help when coming up with a great idea, and inspires kids to keep persevering even if it seems impossible. This is a perfect read for any creative or inventive child." — Book Trib
Product Details
ISBN: 9781728219196
ISBN-10: 1728219191
Publisher: Sourcebooks Explore
Publication Date: August 4th, 2020
Pages: 48
Language: English