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Trying / written by Kobi Yamada ; illustrated by Elise Hurst.

Yamada, Kobi, (author.). Hurst, Elise, (illustrator.).

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  • 2 of 8 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Oliver Wolcott Library. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Oliver Wolcott Library - Litchfield.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Oliver Wolcott Library - Litchfield JP YAM (Text to phone) 36123149244707 Juvenile Picture Book Checked out 05/26/2021

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How will you know what's possible if you don't try? This is a story for anyone who has ever felt like a beginner, or had doubts, or worried they weren't good enough. It's a story for those who have experienced the pain of trying something new and not having it turn out as they had hoped. So, in many ways, it is a sotry for every one of us. Because at some point in our lives, we will all fail. Failure can be disappointing, and even heartbreaking, but the story doesn't end there. Because failure has so much to offer. It's a necessary step to learning, to growing, to getting better. It can show us how badly we want something--and how hard we are willing to get it. It challenges us to be brave, to take heart, and to try again. And yes, there will be times when you'll question yourself. You may want to give up. But if you believe--if you practice and press on--you can do amazing things.
Subject: Failure (Psychology) > Juvenile fiction.
Success > Juvenile fiction.
Determination (Personality trait) > Juvenile fiction.
Persistence > Juvenile fiction.
Perseverance (Ethics) > Juvenile fiction.
Self-acceptance > Juvenile fiction.
Self-esteem > Juvenile fiction.
Emotions > Juvenile fiction.
Determination (Personality trait) > Fiction.
Emotions > Fiction.
Failure (Psychology) > Fiction.
Perseverance (Ethics) > Fiction.
Persistence > Fiction.
Self-acceptance > Fiction.
Self-esteem > Fiction.
Success > Fiction.
Genre: Picture books.

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