Written in English
|LC Classifications||BF637.S4 P7485 2018|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 178 pages|
|Number of Pages||178|
|LC Control Number||2017031587|
Fans of Peter Reynolds’s Ish and Patrick McDonnell’s A Perfectly Messed-Up Story will love the funny, poignant, completely unique storytelling of The Book of Mistakes. And, like Oh, The Places You’ll Go!, it makes the perfect graduation gift, encouraging readers to have a positive outlook as they learn to face life’s : Penguin Young Readers Group. Corinna Luyken is the author-illustrator of MY HEART as well as THE BOOK OF MISTAKES, which received four starred reviews and has been praised by Entertainment Weekly, the Wall Street Journal, NPR, and more. She also illustrated Adrian Simcox Does NOT Have A Horse, written by Marcy Campbell/5. The Book of Mistakes: 9 Secrets to Creating a Successful Future by Skip Prichard is a unique, intriguing and impactful book that highlights the pitfalls that have hindered countless people from experiencing success. This book should be required reading for anyone who has a genuine desire to live a fulfilling life/5(4). About The Book of Mistakes. Zoom meets Beautiful Oops! in this memorable picture book debut about the creative process, and the way in which “mistakes” can blossom into inspiration One eye was bigger than the other. That was a mistake. The weird frog-cat-cow thing? It .
“S kip Prichard’s The Book of Mistakes is a compelling narrative and a must-read for anyone who wants to be a better leader and live a life of meaning. If you’re in need of a dose of inspiration, you’ve found it in this book! The Book of Mistakes is a non-fiction book, but at the same time it presents the content in the form of a fictional story. It's not a secret that many leaders are taking advantage of storytelling as a tool for communicating his experience and ideas, and Prichard's latest book is an excellent example of how effective this method can be/5. THE BOOK OF MISTAKES is one book that will set you straight on your path to achieving your goals in record time.” -John Baldoni, Inc. Top 50 Leadership Expert, executive coach and author of more than a dozen books on leadership including MOXIE: The Secret to Bold and Gutsy . The Book of Mistakes by Corinna Luyken The first mistake is made as soon an unseen artist begins drawing a human head. That The first mistake is made as soon an unseen artist begins drawing a human head.
The Book of Mistakes. Almost any child knows the feeling: one errant mark or smudge, and an in-progress drawing or painting is as good as ruined. Not so, says Luyken, in a children’s book debut that’s as candid as it is encouraging. Readers will get an uplifting look at the process in Corinna Luyken’s debut picture book, The Book of Mistakes. “It started with one mistake,” the book begins, showing a small face on a big white page with one eye noticeably larger than the other. Even the correction fails, as the new eye is even larger than the first. Help your students have a growth mindset with this delightful picture book by Corinna Luyken, The Book of Mistakes. Enjoy this story's humorous approach to learning from mistakes and making them into good ideas. The pictures are magnificent! This would be great for a classroom teacher or school libr 4/5(18). "At once philosophical and imbued with adventurousness, this picture book lifts to the level of the sublime the idea of putting one's slip-ups in perspective."--The Wall Street Journal * "This will lead kids to see their own so-called mistakes in a new, more positive light."- /5(K).