St Nicholas Church of England

Infants' School

Becoming The Best We Can Be

Recommended Books

A fantastic book to read with children to encourage

them to discuss their worries and fears. It will also help children to understand that other children also have anxieties.

Author: Virginia Ironside.

Illustrator: Frank Rogers.


Whether children are experiencing separation anxiety or are dealing with divorce or a bereavement, 

this story is a lovely, gentle reminder that a loved one is always in their heart, even when they are not together. 

Author: Patrice Karst

Illustrator: Joanne Lew-Vriethoff.


Relax Kids' have a series of books, classes and audio CD's.

They use mindful relaxation techniques, focusing on positivity, strength-building, gratitude, resilience and compassion to help support

children's emotional health and wellbeing.


Author:Marneta Viegas.

Illustrations: Nicola Wyldbore-Smith.