Simon and the Sad Salad
1 Nov. 2019
Paperback / softback
"This book is what the world needs right now. Families are doing it tough, money is tight, kids are going to school without breakfast. It's time we all took action. This books helps show us how." Kids.Books.We.Love
“Simon and the Sad Salad is everything that’s wonderful about Ethicool Books. It addresses a real gap in the market, helping children living in poverty feel seen and included and helping children not affected by poverty understand and support friends who are.’ Shannon A. Jade.
What is this picture book about?
Join Simon, and the superhero of the day, Asha, as they celebrate at their annual class party. Everyone brings something delicious and extravagant to the party, but not Simon. Asha heads off on a noble journey to discover why … and what she finds changes how she behaves, once and for all.
This evocative and moving book encourages empathy, understanding, and ultimately sharing and caring in children - and in all who read it.
A stark reminder of the challenges some children face at school, this story shows us what we can all do about it.