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Hands Are Not for Hitting / Las manos no son para pegar (Best Behavior® Board Book Series) (Board book)

Hands Are Not for Hitting / Las manos no son para pegar (Best Behavior® Board Book Series) By Martine Agassi, Ph.D., Marieka Heinlen (Illustrator) Cover Image
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Little ones learn that hitting is never okay, hands can do many good things, and everyone is capable of positive, loving actions. Includes tips for parents and caregivers.

About the Author

Martine Agassi, Ph.D., is an award-winning children’s book author and creator of Hands Not for Hitting, which inspired Free Spirit Publishing’s Best Behavior series. As a behavioral therapist, she has extensive experience with counseling children and families in schools, residential facilities, foster care, and private practice. She has led workshops and group counseling in communication skills, parenting, drug and child abuse prevention, divorce, self-esteem. Martine, her husband, and their daughter live in Las Vegas, Nevada. Marieka Heinlen received her BFA at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, and also studied at Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design in London. She launched her career as an award-winning children’s book illustrator with the original edition of Hands Are Not for Hitting and has illustrated other books in the Best Behavior series and Free Spirit’s Toddler Tools board book series. As a freelance illustrator and designer, Marieka focuses her work on books and other materials for children, teens, parents, and teachers. She lives in St. Paul, Minnesota, with her husband and son.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781575423098
ISBN-10: 157542309X
Publisher: Free Spirit Publishing
Publication Date: April 1st, 2009
Pages: 24
Language: English
Series: Best Behavior® Board Book Series
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