Ravi’s Roar by Tom Percival is the newest book in the Big Bright Feelings series, picture books providing kid-friendly entry points into emotional intelligence topics. Ravi never minded being the smallest in the family, until one day he runs into a lot of frustrations. Ravi gets so furious that he can’t control his temper anymore and he becomes a ferocious TIGER! Being a tiger is great, but when no one wants to play with him, Ravi discovers something very important about voicing his feelings.
“Love the exploration of feelings that all kids experience, but don’t always know how to express”
“So important to talk to kids about feeling their feelings and this book is a great tool to begin the conversation”
“This story really showcases anger and its complications without being didactic.”
“It is smart, funny, and will prompt a discussion of anger and how to handle it.”
“I think a parent who has a child with anger problems would especially appreciate this book. Well done.”
“This is what I like—a book that has an important message, but it is stated with a solid story and great illustrations too.”