A growth mindset story about resilience, grit, and creativity.
“Corchin and Dougherty 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
"The process of creation is sometimes painful and collaborative and ultimately fun, this book is the first that I’ve ever seen to express that idea." - Elizabeth Bird, School Library Journal
"This is a perfect read for any creative or inventive child." - Book Trib
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If You Find A Unicorn, It Is Not Yours To Keep
"Reminiscent of Neil Gaiman’s Instructions"
- Publishers Weekly
"Gems of wisdom hidden cleverly within wonderful imaginative scenarios." - Children's Literary Classics
"...looks simple on the surface but intensely philosophical as you re-read the lines. This is definitely a copy to be cherished for many years to come – great for ages 9 to 90" - Educator (Mitra) Book Reviews
New Picture Book For Adults
Relatable, hilarious, and has a lot of swears. A bold, picture book approach to the messy human experience.
"The engaging story shows how people from around the world and all walks of life endure similar problems and may need a helping hand. Or, if the situation calls for it, an upraised middle finger." - Kirkus Reviews
"The book is hilarious and thoughtful and swearful: imagine Ted Lasso writing a picture book for the team, but in the voice of Roy Kent." - Gene Ha (Multi-Eisner Winner)