For those who may feel overwhelmed by current events, this book offers an antidote to despair. Not just a clear-eyed, well-researched look at our pervasive epidemic of depression, it lays out possibilities for meaningful change both large-scale and individual. Full of concrete ideas which could improve your own life and the lives of the people in your community.
This gem of a graphic novel derails the imaginative escapades of a neighborhood of kids with serious creativity, major crafting skills, and and overwhelming capacity for dynamic supportiveness. Through ups and downs of relationships with family and friends, these characters give each other the emotional and creative encouragement they need to be their best, most authentic selves. A reminder to all that the more you connect with your community, the brighter you (and it) shine!